Latest News & Updates

  • 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 ...
  • AGLI Seeking New Volunteers & Treasurer
    The AGLI Working Group is seeking new members who are Quakers and/or understand Quaker values; have knowledge and interest in peace building and in the cultures of East Africa; ...
  • 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 ...
  • Meeting at the Center: Living Love and Reconciling One with Another
    The Healing and Rebuilding our Communities (HROC) program in Burundi is highlighted in Pendle Hill’s most recent pamphlet. “Expanding on his plenary address at the ...
  • Serious Learning and Serious Fun: Reflections on International Peace Training
    By Hayley Hathaway We are saying teary goodbyes at Peace Place Pati in Central Java, Indonesia. Almost all of the 34 participants of the FPT-Asia West Pacific’s fourth ...
  • Explore Peace Place with a New Website and Video
    Peace Place has a new website and a great new video describing their work, thanks to wonderful volunteers. The web address is: peaceplacepati.wixsite.com/peace Peace Place is a ...
  • “I am young, I am a woman and I can!” Testimony from Guatemala
    Read about the power of AVP on Peacebuilding en las Américas’ blog. I am young, I am a woman and I can! Testimony from Hope School in Guatemala...
  • Welcome, David Bucara, AGLI’s New Coordinator
    The African Great Lakes Initiative (AGLI) Working Group is pleased to announce the appointment of David Bucura to the position of AGLI Coordinator. David is no stranger to AGLI ...
  • A Decade of Tsunami Relief in Indonesia
    This is excerpted from Friends Peace Teams in Asia West Pacific‘s Fall Newsletter.  Friends are sometimes surprisingly well-equipped to respond to disasters. An outstanding ...
  • Asia West Pacific’s Fall Newsletter
    Have you read Asia West Pacific Initiative’s 2016 Fall Newsletter? Building on a rich history of grassroots peace work On half of the planet, Friends Peace Teams’ ...