Pax Christi International

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

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

Statement to Obama, Putin: Hope for Syria is crumbling

Laudato Si’ Week

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


West Bank: Demand to discontinue business

On 4 May, at HeidelbergCement’s general assembly, Pax Christi Germany and the NGO Dachverband Kritische Aktionäre demanded that the German company uphold international law by discontinuing business with its affiliated firm...

Germany: Saturday political prayer on climate protection

Every other month, Pax Christi Munich co-organises a political prayer on Saturday. The next prayer – on 7 May in Munich – is entitled “Climate protection? – No chance! We would rather protect our wealth”. The keynote speaker...

Congress urged to cease arms trade to Middle East

On 5 May, Pax Christi International and Pax Christi USA signed a letter, along with 15 other Christian groups, addressed to the U.S. Congress, urging it to cease all arms allocations and transfers to the Middle East as well as...

Pax Christi UK annual general meeting

Pax Christi UK invites members, supporters, and friends to attend its annual general meeting on 21 May, to share ideas on peacemaking and to be inspired by the peace witness of others, since the First World War. During...

Chile: Letter sent to MPs demanding cut in military spending

On 4 May, Serpaj Chile, a Pax Christi International member organisation in Chile, completed their national campaign “Recortemos el Gasto en Armas” (Cut Military Spending), by delivering a letter to the members of Parliament...

South Sudan’s broken oil industry becoming a hazard

On 3 May, Wim Zwijenburg from PAX wrote a blog post on the deteriorating environmental conditions in South Sudan, which has experienced years of violence and war – most recently in 2013 – frequently revolving around...