News tagged "United Nations"

United Nations: Pax Christi International writes to UN Security Council members to ask for their support for nuclear disarmament

Pax Christi International has written letters to them to ask, as a member of the UN Security Council, to take advantage of this briefing to clearly and strongly reinforce the global norms against the use, possession and testing of all weapons of mass destruction, which includes the new UN treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons...

United Nations: New draft treaty to ban nuclear weapons released ahead of UN negotiations

A draft treaty to ban nuclear weapons is now ready for negotiations at the United Nations.  The draft “Convention on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons” would make it illegal to “develop, produce, manufacture or otherwise acquire”, to use nuclear weapons or to test them.  Negotiations begin at UN headquarters in New York on 15 June through 7 July 2017...

Germany: German bishop president of Pax Christi issues declaration calling for strengthening the UN, working for peace

On May 8, 2017, Bishop Heinz Josef Algermissen, president of Pax Christi Germany and bishop of the Diocese of Fulda, issued a declaration entitled "The policy of nonviolence," with the subtitle, "The World Peace Order and the United Nations"...

United Nations: Video of interfaith statement delivered at nuclear weapons negotiations

Pax Christi International supports Jasmin Nario Galace, leader of Pax Christi Philippines, who delivered a statement representing the Faith Communities Concerned about Nuclear Weapons at the UN nuclear weapons negotiations in New York...

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