Pax Christi International

Statement: A call to the European Union - Human rights violations continue in Honduras

Read the final report from the 24-30 January emergency delegation to Honduras

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!"

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


Austria: Pax Christi Austria calls for an end to the Turkish attacks in Afrin

The Austrian section of the Catholic peace movement "Pax Christi" has called for the immediate end to the attacks of Turkish army units on the Syrian province of Afrin...

CATHOLIC NONVIOLENCE INITIATIVE: Imagining a world with papal wish for nonviolence as a style of politics

Marie Dennis, co-president of Pax Christi International, is keenly interested in the moral and ethical undergirding that can support nations and societies in their embrace of nonviolence...

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...