Search results for 'Earth and Economy'

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Climate & economic justice

Building a better economic system

Updated 18 May 2022

We work to create an economy that values people and the planet above profit. Alternatives to irresponsible capitalism are emerging all the time – and Quakers are bringing them into their local communities.

New economy

New economy

New economy booklets

Updated 14 June 2021

Quakers who wish to explore the policies, initiatives and questions around building a new economy are forming reading groups in their local meetings. Over 50 reading groups are now active in Scotland, England and Wales, and more are being set up all the time.

New economy booklets and reading groups

Our stories

Sanctuary Everywhere to Loving Earth

Updated 29 July 2021

Susan Mitchell of Dunblane Meeting picks up the threads between migration, climate change and war.

Sanctuary Everywhere to Loving Earth

Climate & economic justice

Exploring Faith and Climate Justice

Updated 18 May 2022

Quakers are calling for and working towards a just solution to the climate crisis; with national and worldwide economies operating within ecological limits and upholding the wellbeing, dignity and equality of all. To support this work, we are launching a new year-long learning and reflection project to help explore what climate justice really means and what it looks like in practice.

Exploring Faith and Climate Justice

Action

Climate & economic justice

Updated 18 May 2022

Quakers advocate for just economics systems that sustain people and the planet.

Climate & economic justice

Climate & economic justice

Climate justice

Updated 23 May 2022

As our current economic system fuels inequality and climate breakdown, Quakers seek just responses to these intertwined crises.

Climate justice

Our stories

Teaching business students about Quaker ethics

Updated 10 July 2019

Barbara Hayes of Chichester Quaker Meeting shares an exciting form of outreach.

Teaching business students about Quaker ethics

Climate & economic justice

Recovering from the pandemic

Updated 18 May 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected everyone around the world. It has also laid bare the deep inequalities in our economic system and society, where 'normal' was failing millions.

Recovering from the pandemic

Our faith

Quaker marriages and funerals

Updated 6 May 2021

Quaker weddings and funerals take the same simple, quiet form as the usual meetings for worship.

Quaker marriages and funerals

Our history

Quakers and same-sex marriage

Updated 24 May 2022

Quakers in Britain have been considering sexuality for more than 60 years. In 2009 we made the decision to campaign for the right to marry same-sex couples in Quaker meetings for worship.

Quakers and same-sex marriage