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Friends World Committee for Consultation Committee

The purpose of this committee is to promote the work of Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) and in particular the Asia West Pacific Section (AWPS) among Australian Quakers.

Purpose

to promote the work of FWCC and AWPS among Australian Quakers

to identify Concerns of Australian Friends that warrant FWCC’s attention, and brings those matters to either Standing Committee or Yearly Meeting for endorsement

to bring items of interest, such as  projects for support, to the attention of Quaker Service Australia

to discern Australia Yearly Meeting’s representation at AWPS and FWCC meetings

Within Australia, Australia Yearly Meeting has a national committee to support Quakers in the Asia West Pacific Area (AWPS) and also to link with the world wide Quaker community through Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC).

This committee consists of one Friend from each Regional Meeting appointed by Yearly Meeting who serves for four years, the Presiding Clerk and AYM Secretary, ex officio; any Australian office-holder within the structure of FWCC internationally; and either one or two Young Friends.

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