Category: Advocacy

Statement on the 75th anniversary of the United Nations

A call for its strengthening in the (post) COVID-19 era While commemorating its own 75th anniversary, Pax Christi International issues this statement with other Catholic voices advocating for peace, justice, and human rights at the United Nations (UN). We invite you to share our message celebrating the achievements of the United Nations, while calling for

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Fratelli Tutti: A Foundation for Advancing Nonviolence in a Violent World

Pax Christi International is grateful for Pope Francis’ new encyclical, “Fratelli Tutti: On Fraternity and Social Friendship.” This timely document grapples with the realities of a polarized, violent and unjust world amid the worldwide crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic and envisions a new way forward to a more just, peaceful, equal, hopeful and nonviolent future.

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International Day of Peace: Call for Governments to Recommit to Peace

As COVID-19 Spreads, Global Peacebuilders Call on Governments to Re-Commit to Peace Pax Christi International joins 170 organizations in a statement for International Day of Peace (PDF). The following is a press release from the Quaker United Nations Office. NEW YORK, NY (September 21, 2020) Over 170 international and domestic peacebuilding organizations have issued an

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