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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

2017 End-of-the-Year Appeal: Please support Pax Christi International's work for peace

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

Highlights from the Pax Christi International delegation to the Vatican conference on nuclear disarmament

Summary and conclusions from the 31 October panel discussion on "Extractives in Latin America"

Pax Christi International congratulates ICAN on 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

Pax Christi International honours ZODEVITE with 2017 Pax Christi International Peace Award

Pax Christi International statement on North Korea-USA crisis

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

Four things you can do right now to help us expand our reach on social media!


USA: Conference on just war, just peace in dialogue took place in October

In early October, the University of San Diego held a conference, "The Catholic Church Moves Towards Nonviolence? Just Peace, Just War In Dialogue," to engage peace activists and theorists in dialogue with military theorists and educators on this important topic...

The Philippines: Pax Christi Pilipinas leader signs onto statement calling for peace in Mindanao

In Rome at Sant’Egidio, on the 15th of September 2017, the document "A Cry for Peace in Mindanao", was signed by religious leaders from the Philippines, including Pax Christi Pilipinas's and Pax Christi International Board member, Archbishop Antonio Ledesma, SJ of Cagayan de Oro, Mindanao, Philippines...

Sri Lanka: Report following visit to Dili District Court in Timor-Leste

In an October report, Lucille Abeykoon from the Human Rights Office-Kandy in Sri Lanka, wrote: “Sri Lanka, let us learn from Timor-Leste and let’s make a change in the system that respect and safeguards the dignity of all persons and build a nation that establish the Rule of Law”...

Pax Christi International hosts Latin American delegation for advocacy meetings at the EU in Brussels

This past week Pax Christi International held advocacy meetings at the European Union with a Latin American delegation to promote our new position paper on extractives in Latin America and its recommendations...

Pax Christi International releases position paper on extractives in Latin America

Over the years, many Latin American communities have been heavily affected by the activities of companies exploiting natural resources, such as oil, gas, gold, silver, iron, copper, and tin, as well as by other large-scale development projects, such as agribusiness, highways, hydroelectric, wind power, etc...

France: Pax Christi France publishes latest newsletter with editorial on nuclear weapons, more

In the latest newsletter from Pax Christi France, Dominique Lang opens with an editorial quoting Pope Francis and talking about the ethical core of nuclear disarmament...