Pax Christi International

Marie Dennis, Co-President of Pax Christi International, named 2016 Person of the Year by National Catholic Reporter

Pope calls for nonviolence in 2017 World Day of Peace message

Pax Christi International statement on the unfolding situation in Aleppo

Nonviolence in Africa: Conference Statement on a Culture of Peace and Nonviolence

Nonviolence in Africa: Creating a Future of Hope

Pax Christi International releases new statement calling for a renewed peace process for Israel and Palestine

Pax Christi International honours those working for human rights in Pakistan with 2016 Peace Award


Austria: Pax Christi Austria opposes headscarf ban in civil service

Pax Christi Austria, a member organisation of Pax Christi International, issued a statement regarding the ongoing headscarf debate in Austria...

Canada: Interfaith celebration of the 50th anniversary of the World Day of Peace with an inspirational message by Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, Palestinian physician, human rights and peace activist

On January 1, 2017, inspired by Pope Francis' message to make nonviolence our way of life, our member organization Pax Christi Toronto held an interfaith celebration where they listened and learned from the Canadian physician Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish. His message is truly inspirational, read the report...

United States: Pax Christi International issues letter to President-elect Trump in support of abolition of nuclear weapons

Earlier this week, Pax Christi International issued an invitation for U.S. Catholic leaders to sign a letter to president-elect Donald Trump in support of the abolition of nuclear weapons...

Guatemala: Monitoring report of homicidal violence January – December 2016

The Mutual Support Group (Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo, a Pax Christi International member organisation) published a monitoring report of homicidal violence for 2016...

Russian Federation: Pax Christi International issues letter to Russian Federation in support of Gregory Shvedov, the Editor-In-Chief of the Caucasian Knot

Pax Christi International condemns the threats against Gregory Shvedov, the Editor-In-Chief of the Caucasian Knot, an independent Russian media portal founded by our 2013 Peace Prize laureate Memorial...

Haiti: Building a country after the elections of 20 November 2016

Commission Episcopale Nationale Justice et Paix d’Haiti, one of the Pax Christi International member organisations, was part of meetings to analyse the process of the election...