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


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...

Catholic groups in Indonesia condemn the disruption of Mass in Central Java

Catholic groups that are members of the Indonesian Catholic Society Forum (Forum Masyarakat Katolik Indonesia, a Pax Christi International Member Organisation) and the Catholic Youth Branch of Surakarta Commissariat condemned the disruption of a Mass ...

Pax Christi Flanders' Nadia Nsayi: Our country must do everything to convince Kabila to respect his own constitution

According to the Congolese constitution, elections were supposed to be held on September 19, 2016, but the regime is using a strategy to postpone the elections indefinitely...

Joseph Ngala, director of People for Peace in Africa, quoted in story on newspaper's shuttering

In a story following the decision by the government of South Sudan to close the Nation Mirror newspaper, Joseph Ngala, director of Pax Christi International member organisation, People for Peace in Africa, voiced his concerns about the president's relationship with media...

Students in the Philippines say their piece for peace

Around 500 students held a candlelight vigil to protest the recent wave of drug-related killings sweeping the country ...