Economic Justice Group
In 2015, two economic justice groups were set up in the east and the west of North Wales, where Friends have met to discuss concerns. Some projects commenced and others are being discussed. The two groups have now joined together and will meet regularly. The following ‘purposes’ guide our work:
‘As an Area Meeting interest group responding to the Religious Society of Friends' "call to equality" (minute 36 BYM 2015) we aim:
Our work is also influenced by the challenges of climate change as expressed by Minute 36 (2011) ‘Canterbury Commitment’. In our early stages, we have been developing objectives, priorities and ways of working, and aim to network with the wider Quaker world, and beyond. We have obtained grant funding for two projects and aim to attract more.
We welcome new ideas and members.
Please contact our editor David Mellor (firstname.lastname@example.org) or group convenor Angela Burton (email@example.com) for further information.
Other group members:
Mike Clark, Eleri Elliott, Peter Higgins, Martin Hughes, Tricia Jones, Donald Saunders, Helen Still, Frances Voelcker (clerk).
Current areas of work: