Month: May 2021

Pax Christi International calls on UN to Oppose Sheikh Jarrah & Silwan Evictions

Pax Christi International urges the United Nations Security Council to oppose the impending home evictions by Israel in the neighbourhoods of Sheikh Jarrah and Silwan. Please click here for a PDF version of the letter. We ask that you share this letter widely within your networks. Pax Christi International has also joined as a signatory

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Scientists, Catholic leaders urge President Biden to work for a world free of nuclear weapons

On 12 May 2021, a group of 14 scientists and Catholic leaders, including Pax Christi International senior advisor Marie Dennis, released a statement calling on President Joe Biden to reduce the threat that nuclear weapons pose to the world and tp work with other nations toward their abolishment. The statement urged the Biden administration to

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International Call to Stop Arms Sales to Myanmar

Pax Christi International is among more than 200 organisations to join in an international call to the United Nations Security Council to urgently impose a global arms embargo on Myanmar. Such action would help prevent further violations of human rights against peaceful protesters opposing military rule. In recent weeks, Myanmar security forces have killed hundreds

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