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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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Responding to Violence: Nonviolence in Action in Goma

In mid-April in Goma (DR Congo) there were major demonstrations by young people and the general population against the presence of United Nations peacekeepers who are seen as ineffective and unhelpful in preventing massacres by armed groups in the region. (Story continues below photos) As these demonstrations degenerated into violence for several days, Pax Christi

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