Pax Christi International

World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel, 16-23 September

Empowering new generations on active nonviolence, entrepreneurship in Burundi, Rwanda, & Democratic Republic of Congo

Pax Christi International announces No Boundaries Coalition of USA as 2018 Peace Award Laureates

Pax Christi International offers thanks to Fund Development Officer Javier Gárate Neidhardt as he moves on to work in Colombia

"Choosing Peace", a new book by Pax Christi International Co-President Marie Dennis examines the Catholic Church's return to gospel nonviolence

Pax Christi International organises Mexico meeting with Latin American members and partners to discuss extractives, share experiences of resistance

In the DR Congo, "This is what NONVIOLENCE looks like!" #ThisIsNonviolence


STATEMENT: Pax Christi International releases statement for the World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel

Today, Pax Christi International has released a statement in observance of the 2018 World Week for Peace Palestine and Israel. The statement addresses the situation of youth and children, in keeping with the week's official theme, “Youth and Children: Raising Hope and Making Change”...

Australia: "Disarming Times" journal for September now available online

The latest edition of Disarming Times, the journal of Pax Christi Australia, is now available online...

Pax Christi Germany: Pax Christi diocesan associations of Limburg and Mainz merge into "Pax Christi Rhein-Main - Regionalverband Limburg-Mainz"; hold conference

On the day of peace, 1 September 2018, the Pax Christi Rhein-Main, Regionalverband Limburg-Mainz was founded in Frankfurt...

Pakistan: National Commission for Justice and Peace congratulates new government in Pakistan

In a joint statement His Excellency Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad, Chairperson NCJP, Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Yousaf (Mani), National Director and Mr. Cecil Shane Chaudhry, Executive Director NCJP congratulated the winning party and said that we hope that all three pillars of the government i.e. Judiciary, Executive and Legislature will work together for building a progressive and peaceful nation...

Peru: DHUMA helps organise press conference on the criminalisation of human rights defenders

Pax Christi International's member organisation in Peru orgainsed a press conference this week regarding the criminalisation of human rights defenders...

DR Congo: Pax Christi International signs onto letter supporting human rights monitoring in the DR Congo

We, the undersigned Congolese, regional, and international organizations, write to urge your delegation to support the creation of a country-wide human rights monitoring and reporting mechanism on the Democratic Republic of Congo at the upcoming 39th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council...