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21 August 2009

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Global Change: Friends worldwide to look at the issues - preview
Friends worldwide are coming together to consider the distinctive Quaker response to the interlinked issues of climate change, migration, economic upheaval and ways of living in the future


  • The issues, grouped together under the banner of ‘Global Change’, will be the focus of a new consultation from Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC), the body linking Quakers around the world
  • Small clusters of Friends in different regions will listen to the experiences of local Quakers and discern if there is a ‘Quaker distinctive’ to bring to the discussion

  • Oliver Robertson

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