Pax Christi International

Read the statement released following April's gathering at the Vatican on nonviolence

Pax Christi International, with its members and partners, launches a statement in support of the Vatican Synod on the Amazon

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

Read the Pax Christi International report for 2018

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


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...

Pax Christi Wallonie-Bruxelles on the ongoing conflict in Syria

In a recent article Pax Christi Wallonie-Bruxelles analyses the ongoing conflict in Syria. The article points out that almost three years after the start of protests against the regime of Bashar al- Assad, the regime is still in place and...

Women in peace processes: challenges ahead

Fourteen years after the unanimous adoption of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) on Women, Peace and Security, the striking absence of women from formal peace...