Pax Christi International

In 2017, help us raise awareness around nonviolence as a force that is changing our world #ThisIsNonviolence

Sign the petition asking the EU to suspend economic relations with Israel as response to move to legalise settlements

Pax Christi International releases new statement calling for a renewed peace process for Israel and Palestine

Pax Christi International hires new Africa Regional Coordinator

Nonviolence in Africa: Creating a Future of Hope

Hundreds of U.S. Catholic leaders sign letter to President Trump in support of abolishing nuclear weapons


Sri Lanka: Nonviolence as a path to reconciliation following war

Sri Lanka suffered a 30 year-old war which brought suffering to many people both in the North and South of the country equally, irrespective of class, clan, creed and nationality. But among those, the ones who most suffered were the children...

Pakistan: Interview with Cecil Chaudhry, Executive Director of the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace of Pakistan

This interview was conducted with Cecil Chaudhry of the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace of Pakistan, which received the Pax Christi International Peace Award in November 2016 in Geneva...

USA: Pax Christi USA releases statement deploring Trump's orders

Pax Christi USA deplores the three executive orders President Trump has recently signed. One is in favor of resurrecting the Dakota Access pipeline, another in favor of the Keystone XL pipeline, and another for advancing the deportation of immigrants and the construction of a wall on the US southern border...

Deadline to apply for the Young Peace Journalists project is 13 February

Teens, college students and young adults are encouraged to apply for our Young Peace Journalists project with trainings online on 4-5 March...

South Africa: Leader of the Denis Hurley Peace Institute says, let us listen to Africans who are saying, "I do not want to die in war"

At the opening of the Nonviolence in Africa conference in South Africa in December, Danisa Khumalo, Director of the Denis Hurley Peace Institute, welcomed participants with a cal to action on behalf of all Africans who are suffering because of war, violence, corruption and injustice...

Join the #ThisIsNonviolence campaign on Twitter, Facebook

Raise awareness about the power and vitality of nonviolence as a force for social change and peace in 2017, #ThisIsNonviolence...