QCEA’s Joint Represents to the EU Martina Weitsch and Liz Scurfield attended Netherlands Yearly Meeting over the weekend of 17th-20th May, the theme of which was “Just Peace.” The Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the role that Quakers can play in working for peace was discussed in detail.

Here are some of the relevant documents in English:

Netherlands Yearly Meeting 2012 Epistle (PDF – 48 KB)

Minutes of Netherlands Yearly Meeting 2012 on the Israel-Palestinian Conflict (PDF – 10 KB)

Netherlands Yearly Meeting’s Answer from the Netherlands Quakers to the ‘Kairos Document’ by Palestinian Christians (PDF – 45 KB)

Netherlands Yearly Meeting’s Letter to the Government May 2012 (PDF – 55 KB)