Pax Christi International

Join Pax Christi International, Pope Francis in prayer for peace for the DRC and South Sudan on 23 February

Take action on International Women's Day, 8 March!

Pax Christi International's Latin America Regional Coordinator participates in delegation to Honduras, 24-30 January

Report back from the UN Security Council briefing on the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction

Pax Christi International Co-President Marie Dennis shares reflections on Holy Land Co-ordination 2018

#ThisIsNonviolence: Spread the word that "This is what NONVIOLENCE looks like!"

Pax Christi International calls upon UN Security Council members to strongly oppose the US government's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Pax Christi International joins member organisations for Asia-Pacific regional consultation, 27 November to 1 December


USA: Pax Christi USA adds new bishop-president

For the first time in six years, Pax Christi USA has a bishop president. Bishop John Stowe of Lexington, Kentucky, has joined the national council of the Catholic peace organization...

South Sudan: Bishop Paride Taban, founder of member organisation Holy Trinity Peace Village Kuron, wins human rights award

The award for the Freedom of Worship goes to South Sudanese Bishop Paride Taban. The Four Freedoms Awards ceremony will take place on 16 May 2018 in Middelburg...

DR Congo: Les Amis de Nelson MANDELA pour la Défense des Droits Humains organises workshops for transparency in the electoral process

Les Amis de Nelson MANDELA pour la Défense des Droits Humains (ANMDH), Pax Christi International's member organisation in the DR Congo, as part of its program "Capacity Building of Civil Society Actors" has organised for 2018 a workshop entitled, "Observation techniques for public events and documenting violations of human rights during the electoral process"...

Germany: Pax Christi Germany calls for arms control export law to stop the arms trade

Due to the massive devastating effects, the Stop the Arms Trade campaign calls for an immediate ban on the export of small arms and their ammunition, a ban on licensing (construction rights) and the consolidation of all regulations on the export of war weapons and other military equipment to an arms export control law, which also strengthens the parliamentary and civil society monitoring rights...

Take action for International Women's Day, 8 March 2018!

Pax Christi International leadership will be participating again this year in the International Women's Day program sponsored by Voices of Faith in Rome, entitled "Why Women Matter". Here are other ways to get involved on 8 March...

Pax Christi International's "Year-in-Review" of 2017

Twenty-seventeen was an eventful year with conflicts and uprisings worldwide, with the members of Pax Christi International in different regions experiencing less room to move for civil society...