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Created 05/04/2017 - 11:53 Article
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United Nations International Decade for People of African Descent
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United Nations ECOSOC Side & Parallel Events Concept Note UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF)July 11th & 12, 2017, 1:00-3:00 PMInternational Decade for People o
Created 03/24/2017 - 23:21 Article
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Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW) has been a non-governmental organization (NGO) of the United Nations since 1999, holding four UN agency accreditations. They are:
Created 03/22/2017 - 17:53 Article
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FROM MY PERSPECTIVE as a climate journalist and activist, the ascension of an outright climate denialist as the President, with cabinet choices of a half-dozen more, completes the campaign of disin
Created 03/22/2017 - 17:55 Article
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“What canst thou say” about spirit-led efforts on behalf of Earth in relation to the vision of Quaker Earthcare Witness? Hello,
Created 03/22/2017 - 18:08 Article
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IN INDIANAPOLIS we have been working on defunding the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) for several months.
Created 11/19/2016 - 11:51 Article
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“I love to feel where words come from.”  I have long loved that quote from our Quaker heritage story of the indigenous man Papunehang hearing John Woolman preaching.
Created 09/29/2016 - 18:26 Article
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QUNO Geneva supported efforts to strengthen the presence of human rights language in the recent Paris Agreement. We have now completed a publication for people who wish to better understand how hum
Created 09/29/2016 - 18:28 Article
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My husband and I can trace our roots for each generation from the beginning of the colonies in agriculture.
Created 09/12/2016 - 17:58 Article
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Minute 2016-67
Created 09/08/2016 - 20:50 Article
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Quaker Earthcare Witness is a North American-wide network of Friends (Quakers) and other like-minded people, who see the ecological and social crises of our times
Created 09/06/2016 - 17:42 Article
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Approved by the Steering Committee of Quaker Earthcare Witness in session, October 14, 2007, Burlington, Vermont.
Created 08/12/2016 - 19:39 Article
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Above all, Ruah Swennerfelt’s book, Rising to the Challenge: The Transition Movement and People of Faith, is a hopeful book.
Created 06/26/2016 - 20:34 Article
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In December 2015 world leaders committed their countries to significantly change the ways that they are contributing to global climate change, they agreed to share resources to support countries mo
Created 06/26/2016 - 21:41 Article
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By Shelley Tanenbaum, QEW General Secretary
Created 04/06/2016 - 20:14 Article
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When we talk about how global warming will affect the poorest and most vulnerable people on the planet, or when we talk about how countries that have historically emitted the most carbon have a gre
Created 04/06/2016 - 21:04 Article
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Riding in a mini-bus in Guatemala, Mary Gilbert and I were noticing that most of the construction used concrete blocks as building materials.
Created 04/06/2016 - 20:53 Article
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The Friends World Committee on Consultation (FWCC) brought Friends from all over the globe together in a loving and somewhat challenging mix.
Created 02/14/2016 - 11:09 Article
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Last December, through the generosity of Lindsey Fielder Cook and Jonathan Wooley of the Quaker UN Office, I was blessed and accredited to participate in the "Blue Zone" of t
Created 12/20/2015 - 14:37 Article
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Epistle from the second New England Climate SpringNovember 22, 2015To Friends everywhere,

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