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Pax Christi International issues statement on the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights

Resources and reflections for peace during the Advent and Christmas seasons

Colombian delegation visits Brussels for an advocacy tour on the peace process and extractivism

"Choosing Peace", a new book by Pax Christi International Co-President Marie Dennis examines the Catholic Church's return to gospel nonviolence

Former Pax Christi International Board member part of panel on "Women's Voices in the Abuse Crisis" in Rome on 27 November

Pax Christi International member organisation DHUMA receives international human rights award

Pax Christi International honours No Boundaries Coalition of USA as 2018 Peace Award Laureates

Empowering new generations on active nonviolence, entrepreneurship in Burundi, Rwanda, & Democratic Republic of Congo

In the DR Congo, "This is what NONVIOLENCE looks like!" #ThisIsNonviolence


Israel-Palestine: Pax Christi International signs onto open letter calling UN to publish database of businesses active in Israeli settlements

On Tuesday, 27 November 2018, Pax Christi International joined 99 Palestinian, regional, and international organisations in sending a joint open letter to the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights concerning the UN Database on business enterprises with activities related to Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)...

Pax Christi International joins the International Peace Bureau in an appeal to defend the INF Treaty

The International Peace Bureau (IPB), Pax Christi International and other IPB partners published an appeal to defend the INF Treaty on Saturday, the 8th of December 2018, in the Guardian newspaper...

Canada: Laureates of the Public Peace Prize announced

On the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the United Nations, the Public Peace Prize (PPP) is awarded to 11 finalists who have fulfilled all the conditions to become laureates...

Statement: Pax Christi International issues a statement on the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights (UDHR), which was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 10 December 1948. A milestone document, it enumerated, for the first time, a universal core of human rights that, as agreed upon, guaranteed the fundamental rights of every individual...

Belgium: BePax offers a 12 day training to become a diversity leader

BePax is organising a training which offers the opportunity to develop theoretical and practical skills on diversity issues...

Italy: Editorial from Pax Christi Italy warns, "Watch out, do not exult!"

The liturgy of the beginning of Advent invites us to ‘watch out’. And there is precisely much to watch out for: so much violence, war, the sale of weapons...