Events

Symposium on tax justice in Scotland

    Saturday, 29th October, 2016, 10.00 am to 11.50 am Edinburgh Independent and Radical Book Fair, Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh, EH6 8RG   Elizabeth Allen, a member of General Meeting for Scotland’s Parliamentary Liaison Function Group, explains more about the Symposium and her hopes about how it could […]

Just Money MOOC

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  For those like myself with no background in Finance or Economics who are struggling to apply personal experience as a way to understand Quakernomics there is a new MOOC (massive open online course) available from April 19, 2016 that may be of interest. This free online resource (it is possible but not necessary to […]

Road Maps to Equality: 24 Oct, Birmingham

Second Birmingham Conference on Inequality – practical ways forward for Quakers Saturday 24th October – 10.30 – 16.30, Bull Street FMH Birmingham   Keynote speaker: Paul Parker, BYM Recording Clerk: Working for Equality – how it links with our faith   We hope that this conference will lead to practical action and that participants will […]

Fossil Fuel Divestment: Building the Movement

Join 350.org, the Guardian and partners for a day of inspiring talks and hands-on workshops to learn more about the growing fossil fuel divestment movement and get involved. Saturday 11th July 11.00-17.15 Friends House, London The fossil fuel divestment movement is the fastest growing divestment movement the world has ever seen, and a growing challenge […]

Quaker Equality Week: What Next?

During Quaker Equality Week Quakers across the country united to publicly challenge economic inequality.  On Saturday 20 June  Manchester & Warrington Area Meeting will host an event to share and celebrate what was achieved during Quaker Equality Week and to think about what we should do next. When: 10.30-16.30, 20 June 2015 Where: Central Manchester […]

Ethex Annual Gathering 2015

The Quaker community are one of the early pioneers of the divestment movement, having already dis-invested their money from industries causing a negative social impact, such as fossil fuels. As Quakers are very active in thinking about the impacts of their money, this post is to make Friends aware of an event coming up in […]

Climate lobby, 17 June

What: A day of action on climate change, including climate lobby of MPs. 17 June 2015, 12.00pm–5.30pm at Palace of Westminster, London, SW1A 2PW Join QPSW and 1000s of others to talk to our newly-elected MPs after May’s general election and before crucial international climate negotiations in December 2015. You’ll be joining the whole Climate […]

Debating finance: power, shadow banking and monetary policy

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As a follow-up to our event Debating the Power of Finance in November (see post from 24 October), I am now organising -together with PositiveMoney- a debate on three topics in finance: the power of the finance sector, shadow banking and money and monetary policy. Anybody who wants to learn about finance or share his […]

Footpaths Facilitation Training

Saturday 20 – Sunday 21 June 2015 Hexham Community Centre Organised by Stocksfield Quakers Are you concerned about climate change? Do you want to support people in your community to reduce their carbon footprint? Join with Quakers from across the country for the Footpaths Facilitation Training Weekend. Learn about facilitation and how to create a supportive […]

Climb up to the Moor comes to Euston

The Quaker Arts Network has been offered the newly re-furbished large meeting room to hold an exhibition in August 2015. ‘The Light’ is being let out commercially as a conference centre and exhibition space, and this will be the first to be held there. ‘Climb up to the Moor’ has been touring the north of […]

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Please post here events that you think users of Quakernomics will be interested in. Events should fit into the theme of seeking a fair economy for people and planet, and be in accordance with Quaker values. You need to register as a blogger to do so by emailing sunnivat@quaker.org.uk. All events will be approved before posting.