Pax Christi International

News from the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative: Francisco de Roux, S.J. and the Colombian peace agreement

Watch the September 13th webinar from the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative: Introduction to the Rome conference

Declaration from the recent meeting of the Churches and Mining Network of Latin America

Statement: A call for the cessation of violence in Syria and a return to the negotiation table

Pax Christi International co-organises panel discussion at the International Peace Bureau's World Congress on 2 October

Remarks by Pax Christi International Co-President Marie Dennis at international conference on nuclear disarmament in Kazakhstan

Letters to UK and US governments to stop involvement in the Yemen conflict via arms deals with Saudi Arabia

Report from the historic "Nonviolence and Just Peace" conference, in April 2016, Rome


Brazil: Comissão Pastoral da Terra demands that the Brazilian government helps to stop violence in the field

With grief and anger, the Pastoral Land Commission (Comissão Pastoral da Terra, or CPT, a Pax Christi International Member Organisation) has denounced two recent deaths in the fields of Rondonia ...

Australia: Latest issue of "Disarming Times" published by Pax Christi Australia

The September issue of Pax Christi Australia's journal, "Disarming Times," is now published and available as a PDF...

Africa: PAX releases report on arms transfers and armed violence in the Horn of Africa

A large number of people in the Horn of Africa have grown up in the midst of armed conflict. They are never far from violence and danger...

India: Member organisation gives thanks for action led by children

Avvari Shouri, Executive Director of IDEAS Children Home Tiruvuru (a Pax Christi Member Organisation), recently posted a remembrance of an action from 2015 which benefited orphans associated with his organisation ...

CATHOLIC NONVIOLENCE INITIATIVE SPOTLIGHT: Francisco de Roux, S.J. and the Colombian peace agreement

Francisco de Roux, S.J, a participant in last April's "Nonviolence and Just Peace" conference in Rome, has been a key figure in the process leading to the new peace agreement in Colombia...

UK: Pax Chrisiti UK coordinator conducts conversation with Guantanamo Bay prisoner, anti-drone activist on 6 October

On 6 October former Guantanamo Bay prisoner, Moazzam Begg, and Chris Cole, Director of Drone Wars UK, join in conversation with Pat Gaffney, coordinator of Pax Christi UK, at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church...