Pax Christi International

Resources and reflections for peace during the Advent and Christmas seasons

Colombian delegation visits Brussels for an advocacy tour on the peace process and extractivism

"Choosing Peace", a new book by Pax Christi International Co-President Marie Dennis examines the Catholic Church's return to gospel nonviolence

Former Pax Christi International Board member part of panel on "Women's Voices in the Abuse Crisis" in Rome on 27 November

Pax Christi International, PAX and OIDHACO to hold a panel discussion in Brussels on the current context in Colombia on 20 November

Pax Christi International member organisation DHUMA receives international human rights award

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

Empowering new generations on active nonviolence, entrepreneurship in Burundi, Rwanda, & Democratic Republic of Congo

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


Democratic Republic of Congo: Students of Mpiko High School train in active nonviolence

As part of its campaign on active nonviolence, Pax Christi International, in partnership with the Centre d’information et d’animation missionnaire, CIAM, continues its journey with its training series...

Pax Christi International signs onto public statement on disarmament to the 2018 UN General Assembly First Committee

Pax Christi International has signed onto the "Public Statement Submitted to the 2018 UN General Assembly First Committee" by Faith Communities Concerned about Nuclear Weapons...

Pax Christi International staff member participates in peace journalism conference at the Vatican

On October 13th, on the eve of the canonisation of Blessed Paul VI and Blessed Óscar Arnulfo Romero, an international conference on peace journalism organised by the Dicastery for Communication of the Holy See, in collaboration with the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development and SIGNIS, took place at the Vatican...

Pax Christi International members from Japan, South Africa attend world conference on xenophobia, racism

Religious leaders and civil society representatives of different countries and diverse Christian churches, including Pax Christi International members Sr. Filo Hirota of Japan (pictured right, center of photo) and Fr. Peter-John Pearson of South Africa (pictured right, foreground of photo), gathered in Rome from 18-20 September to discuss the urgent task of combating the world’s increasing fear...

Peru: Pax Christi International member organisation DHUMA receives international human rights award

On Thursday 4 October, Pax Christi International member organisation, Derechos Humanos y Medio Ambiente (DHUMA), received the prestigious Letelier-Moffitt human rights award from the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS), a think tank based in Washington, D.C...

USA: Pax Christi USA release voters' guide prior to 2018 elections

Since our last national election, the people of the United States have seen growing political divides, widening economic disparity, and increasing instances of bigotry, hate, and violence often done in the name of patriotism...