Pax Christi International

Nonviolence and Just Peace conference, April 2016, Rome, Italy

Statement: Evolve or Dissolve – Ask a Syrian

Laudato Si’ Week

A Global Celebration of the Encyclical's 1st Anniversary 12-19 June, 2016

Statement on the occasion of the 2016 Global Day of Action on Military Spending

Pax Christi International's publications on nonviolence


Kenya: Training for upcoming elections

Chemchemi Ya Ukweli, a Pax Christi International member organisation in Kenya, conducted two civic education trainings in preparation for the upcoming general election in Kenya in 2017. The 2013 election in Kenya...

Austria/Italy: Bridges, not walls!

On 4 June 2016, Pax Christi Italy will meet Pax Christi Austria at the Brenner Pass at the Austrian-Italian border to oppose the EU-Turkey deal on migrants and to show solidarity under the theme “bridges, not walls”. Everyone...

USA: Tell President Obama to stop the raids

According to Reuters, U.S. immigration officials plan “’a month-long series of raids in May and June to deport hundreds of Central American mothers and children found to have entered the country illegally’ after 1 January 2014...

Japan: Abolition of capital punishment

On the occasion of the G7 Ise-Shima Summit (26-27 May, 2016) the Japan Catholic Council for Justice and Peace, a Pax Christi International member organisation, issued an appeal to the Japanese Government and the Justice Ministry to abolish...

Kenya: Violence prevention project

The staff of Chemchemi Ya Ukweli (CYU), a Pax Christi International member organisation in Kenya, attended a three-day training on violence prevention in February 2016. The field report was published on 16 May 2016. The training was...

Paris: The Last Day of a Condemned Man/Women

On 24, 30 and 31 May 2016, at 21:30, everyone has the opportunity to attend a performance entitled “Le Dernier Jour d'un(e) Condamné(e)” (The Last Day of a Condemned Man/Woman) – based on Victor Hugo’s novel – at the...