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Pax Christi International marks 70 years of pursuing peace

2 October: International Day of Nonviolence

21 September 2014: International Day of Peace

Pax Christi Member Organisations call to protect the life of all vulnerable populations in Northern Iraq

Conflict Management and Peacebuilding in the Digital Age


PAX submits 'Gaza Manifesto' to Dutch House of Representatives

The Dutch Pax Christi section – PAX – has submitted a manifesto entitled “Gaza: time for real peace” to the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Dutch House of Representatives. Endorsed by 3664 signatories, the document states that...

Pax Christi International Board Member Rania Murra on liberation strategy among Palestinians and the challenge of staying in Palestine

In a wide-ranging interview, Rania Murra, director of the Arab Educational Institute and member of the Pax Christi international Board, discusses liberation strategy among Palestinians, boycott of Israeli products, the need to give personal...

Statement from Palestinian Christian Leaders: Europe Must Recognize the State of Palestine

Over a hundred Church leaders, diplomats, and civil society leaders and organizations, have issued a statement conveying their conviction that “that recognizing the State of Palestine on the 1967 border is the first step towards...

Pax Christi Member Organisation in Guatemala issues report on violence and human rights infringements in the country

Grupo de Ayuda Mutua (GAM), Pax Christi Member Organisation in Guatemala, published a monitoring report on violence and the situation of human rights in Guatemala from January to August 2014. GAM data shows the decrease by 5%...

Pax Christi Event: Iraqi minorities - rights and protection

PAX in cooperation with Pax Christi International will organise a side event on the protection of minorities in Iraq, on 9 October, in Geneva, following the Universal Periodic Review Working Group pre-session on Iraq. Iraqi civil society activists...

Pax Christi USA signs onto letter concerning moral responsibility to protect Syrian citizens from drone strikes

Pax Christi USA has signed onto a letter urging the Obama Administration to put back on the agenda the stated policy of making every effort to protect civilian lives in the course of drone strikes in Syria and Iraq. Signatories to this letter believe...


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