Category: Advocacy

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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Civil Society Freedoms in Russia Under Threat

The following is a statement on civil society freedoms in Russia delivered by Pax Christi International at the Conference of International Non-governmental Organisations of the Council of Europe webinar on World Non-governmental Organisation Day 26 February 2021 Pax Christi International represents a Catholic peace network of more than 100 national movements and associations acting for

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