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Created 11/09/2013 - 16:42 Article
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"Many are the Vanities and Luxuries of the present Age, and in labouring to support a Way of living conformable to the present World, the Departure from that Wisdom that is pure and peaceable, hath
Created 11/09/2013 - 16:37 Article
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CENTRAL PHILADELPHIA MINUTES TO FFC ON DIVESTMENT From June 13, 2010 business meeting:2010-72:  Proposed minute on Friends Fiduciary’s investment policy
Created 11/09/2013 - 15:44 Article
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The fossil fuel divestment movement is largely a response to a financial analysis done initially in 2012 by the Carbon Tracker Initiative and the Grantham Research Institute.
Created 11/05/2013 - 18:23 Article
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Following is the divestiture minute the Friends Meeting at Cambridge passed in early October.
Created 10/17/2013 - 16:14 Article
updated: 7 years 8 months
Sustainable Development as a Quaker Testimony?
Created 10/17/2013 - 15:55 Article
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Canadian Yearly Meeting (approved August 2001)Canadian Yearly Meeting website: http://quaker.ca/
Created 10/17/2013 - 15:40 Article
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Minute on Global Warming (approved August 2000)Baltimore Yearly Meeting website: http://www.bym-rsf.org/
Created 10/17/2013 - 16:00 Article
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Minute on the Condition of Human Population and the Earth (approved August 2, 1997)Illinois Yearly Meeting website: http://www.ilym.org/
Created 03/18/2013 - 09:59 Article
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QEW IS A CO-SPONSOR, with the Earthcare Working Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, of a project on Friends Testimonies and Economics (FTE), which seeks to engage Friends with: Learning more abou
Created 09/21/2013 - 15:47 Article
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I was there in 2001 when Indigenous representatives at the UN first heard that the UN would host and support an annual Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (PFII).
Created 07/25/2013 - 20:11 Article
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Statement to the Post 2015 ConsultationsSubmitted by Quaker Earthcare Witness, July 10 2013For more information about QEW please contact Anne Mitchell, General Secretary.
Created 09/21/2013 - 15:12 Article
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dear friends,
Created 07/25/2013 - 20:05 Article
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I have never seen the like, not at the UN! The countries are taking seriously the threats human activity has brought to Earth’s ability to host us and other species. They get it!
Created 08/01/2013 - 09:09 Article
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On March 1 of this year the U.S.
Created 05/20/2013 - 14:26 Article
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Circles of Discernment and Leadings and Concern Groups give Friends the opportunity to deepen and shareQuaker Institute for the Future (QIF), as a way to facilitate Spiri
Created 06/11/2013 - 12:45 Article
updated: 8 years 4 days
I am working on the idea that sometimes really small nudges that we might not identify when they happen could actually be Leadings. Last week I let myself be nudged.
Created 06/11/2013 - 12:19 Article
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Last year, a call to faith communities went out from two very different organizations:  the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, and the World Council of Churches.  Indigenous and r
Created 05/06/2010 - 07:11 Article
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QEW BECAME ACTIVE at the international public policy arena during planning for the 1992 UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro.
Created 06/06/2013 - 21:22 Article
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In the days of European exploration and colonization, governments relied on what we now call the Doctrine of Discovery to extinguish all rights of indigenous peoples.
Created 05/22/2013 - 10:15 Article
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Statement to the High Level Segment of ECOSOC on Science, Technology and Innovation and the Potential of Culture for Promoting Sustainable Development and Achieving the Millennium Development Goal

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