Pax Christi International

Pax Christi International elects new co-presidents, Bishop Marc Stenger of France and Sr. Wamuyu Wachira of Kenya

Pax Christi International welcomes Dirk Broos, new Deputy Secretary General, to the International Secretariat

Pax Christi International recognises the European Lawyers in Lesvos as recipient of the 2019 Peace Prize at ceremony in Brussels

Pax Christi International sections meet for Annual General Meeting in Brussels

Join Pax Christi International and Pax Christi USA for a special fundraising concert in July in Washington, D.C.

Read the Pax Christi International report for 2018

Pax Christi International to hold 75th anniversary gathering in May 2020 in Hiroshima

Faith leaders, peace practitioners deepen Church's commitment to nonviolence and peace at conference in Rome


Palestinian refugees in the Syrian war

The situation of the Palestinian refugees in Syria (PRS) is one of the most compelling circumstances of refugees ever. PRS is one of the poorest groups in Syria. From a total of about 20 million Syrians, 570.000 are PRS. In these 3 years of armed...

Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo releases annual report on crimes against property in Guatemala

Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo, member organisation of Pax Christi International in Guatemala, has released an extensive report on crimes against property in the country. The report establishes a comparison between crime rates in 2013 and the...

Life & Peace Institute meets with Great Lakes Special Envoy Mary Robinson

The Life & Peace Institute (LPI), Pax Christi member organisation in Sweden, recently attended a consultation in Addis Ababa between civil society organisations and the UN Special Envoy to the Great Lakes region – Mary Robinson.

UN Security Council Resolution on Syria: Allow unhindered humanitarian access

A coalition of 18 international Humanitarian, Human Rights and Peace Groups welcome today’s unanimous Security Council resolution demanding safe and unhindered humanitarian access, including across conflict lines and across borders...

Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Bartolomé de las Casas on the eviction of 75 Tzotzil families

Pax Christi member Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Bartolomé de las Casas (Frayba) has reported the eviction of 75 families from the Tzotzil community in Mexico. According to the Human Rights Centre, the police forced the families...

Pax Christi UK rolls out Peace Plans for World War I Commemoration

Over the coming months, Pax Christi UK along with other UK peace groups will be preparing events and creating resources to ensure that the World War I commemorations reflect the need for repentance and forgiveness and lead...