Pax Christi International

Resources for the Hiroshima and Nagasaki anniversaries, 6 and 9 August

"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 asks European Parliament to support report on indigenous rights

STATEMENT: Today’s historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un: key points to be included in follow-up talks for peace and disarmament

STATEMENT: International Catholic community decries President Trump’s decision to end U.S. participation in Iran deal

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

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

Pax Christi Int'l launches programme on empowering new generations on active nonviolence, entrepreneurship in Burundi, Rwanda, & DRC

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


Belgium: PAX, Pax Christi Flanders influence Belgian parliament to vote to ban killer robots

The resolution, which passed with unanimous consent, calls on the Belgian government to forbid the Belgian military from using lethal autonomous weapons and to work toward an international treaty banning the weapons...

Haiti: CRAN publishes public note asking Haiti's leaders to fight corruption

CRAN is asking the new leaders to make clear how they will undertake a serious fight against corruption, because what is urgently needed above all else is to restore the necessary confidence between a population and its members...

Democratic Republic of Congo: Africa Reconciled gathers leaders from youth movements for training in active nonviolence

Africa Reconciled, one of our member organisations in the Democratic Republic of Congo, hosted a meeting, held at the Free University of the Great Lakes Countries (ULPGL), which was attended by seventeen leaders of youth movements in the city of Goma...

Democratic Republic of Congo: Pax Christi Butembo creates "United Nations Youth Development and Mutual Aid Union" as first activity of active nonviolence project

Pax Christi Butembo, in partnership with Pax Christi international, has launched the first activities of the project called "Strengthening new generations on active nonviolence and entrepreneurship”...

Democratic Republic of Congo: Over 200 youth train in active nonviolence in anticipation of December 2018 elections

Specifically on the ground in Goma on 13 July, our member organisation "Africa Reconciled", in collaboration with the youth parliament of North Kivu, launched activities on active nonviolence  under the theme: "Active nonviolence before, during and after the elections"...

Democratic Republic of Congo: Project on nonviolence, entrepreneurship launches with first activities

To empower young people on the prevention, management, peaceful transformation of conflicts and the peaceful claim of rights in the territory of Uvira in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Pax Christi Uvira asbl, in partnership with Pax Christi International, launched this past Monday, 23 July, the project called "Strengthening new generations on active nonviolence and entrepreneurship”...