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


In memory of Loris Francesco Capovilla

On 26 May, 2016, Loris Francesco Capovilla passed away at the age of 100 in Bergamo, Italy. Capovilla, who supported the initial phase of Pax Christi Italy, was Pope John XXIII’s personal secretary. As his close advisor, Capovilla...

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...

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...