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  • PeaceQuest2017

    Join Friends Peace Teams working all over the world for a day of reflection, dialog and discernment Saturday, May 20, 2017 8am – 4:30pm Wellesley Friends Meeting, 26 Benvenue St., Wellesley, MA Keynote speaker: Nadine Hoover, 
Coordinator of Friends Peace Teams Asia West Pacific Initiative “The Power of Friends Peace

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  • Visiting in Indonesia and Philippines 

    An update from FPT-Asia West Pacific: Nadine Hoover and others visited with Nanik and Petrus at Peace Place and neighboring communities in Indonesia, and accompanied Valerie Joy on a visit with Kins Aparece and Ludwig bon Quirog to Manila and Bohol, Philippines. The group shared in experiential, practice-based workshops on skills for

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  • US Speaking Tour with Focus on Nepali-Bhutanese Community

    FPT-AWP is pleased to announce that Jamuna Shrestha, a social worker, counselor, and an Alternatives to Violence Project facilitator in Nepal, will be speaking this spring around the eastern United States. Jamuna has a special interest in working with the Bhutanese in Nepal and with the reports that Bhutanese refugees in the

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  • YOU Could Be a Council Member

    Musicians, kindergarten teachers, meditation and yoga practitioners, mason’s helpers, ranchers, protesters, cross-country skiers, Raging Grannies, world travelers, war tax resisters, computer programmers, social workers…These are just a few of the descriptors of past or current professions and hobbies used by Friends Peace Team’s Council members. In a recent “getting to

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  • AGLI Seeks Part-time Publicist-Fundraiser

    African Great Lakes Initiative of Friends Peace Teams Seeks Part-time Publicist-Fundraiser Click here for PDF Version: AGLI Seeks Publicist Fundraiser Salary/Compensation This is a contracted position requiring a person who is a self-starter, a good organizer, and who can be flexible about time. We anticipate the work hours would average approximately

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  • PeaceWays Spring-Summer 2017 is Here

    From its inception, Friends Peace Teams has provided an organizational structure for people wishing to carry out peacebuilding throughout the world.  Both the peacebuilders and the people who provide the supporting structure are primarily volunteers. This issue of PeaceWays focuses on examples of volunteers and invites the reader to consider

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