Quakers in Canada meet in Winipeg, August 14 - 21 2010

Over 130 Quakers from across Canada met for a week in Winnipeg to renew friendships, make new friendships and attend to some important issues of concern.   These included the tar sands; prisons and justice; how to support the implementation of the Declaration on Indigenous Peoples; and the environment.    Information on what Quakers said can be found on the e-newsletter of the Canadian Friends Service Committee at  http://www.cfsc.quaker.ca/pages/whats_new.html