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


Belgium: Former president of Pax Christi Wallonie-Bruxelles, Rev. Luc Roussel, passes away

On Sunday 2 June 2019, the Brussels priest Luc Roussel (68), former president of Pax Christi Wallonie-Bruxelles (now BePax), died in a hospital in Wavre...

Pax Christi International sections meet for Annual General Meeting in Brussels

Pax Christi International sections met in Brussels from 26-27 June 2019 for their Annual General Meeting (AGM). Representatives from 12 sections were in attendance as well as members from the International Board and International Secretariat...

Don't Bank on the Bomb: PAX and ICAN release new report showing how banks are financing nuclear weapons

In early June, PAX and ICAN launched a new report showing how banks and pension funds are financing the companies involved in the production of nuclear weapons: "Shorting our security- Financing the companies that make nuclear weapons"...

Germany: Pax Christi Germany uses posters to spread "Stop the Arms Trade" campaign

"Made in Germany - Action outcry - Stop the arms trade!" shows the consequences of German arms exports in war zones. This poster campaign in the subway station "Französische Strasse" in Berlin in mid-June showed war scenes instead of colorful advertising...

"Choosing Peace" wins first place in Catholic Social Teaching category from Catholic Press Association

Pax Christi International is thrilled to announce that Choosing Peace: The Catholic Church Returns to Gospel Nonviolence by Marie Dennis, Co-President of Pax Christi International, has won first place in the Catholic Social Teaching category for the Catholic Press Association (of the United States and Canada) Book Awards...

Thailand: Pax Christi International's Regional Coordinator for Africa attends training in Bangkok on peacebuilding

Pax Christi International's Regional Coordinator for Africa, Dieduonne Serukabuza, recently attended a training in Bangkok, Thailand on peacebuilding...