Pax Christi International

PRESS RELEASE: Pax Christi International acknowledges 71 years of the Nakba

Pax Christi International sponsors special side-event during NPT PrepCom on May 9th

Faith leaders, peace practitioners deepen Church's commitment to nonviolence and peace at conference in Rome

Statement from Pax Christi Asia-Pacific on the Sri Lanka bombings

Pax Christi International mourns the death of International Board member Fr. Neles Tebay of the Papua Peace Network

Pax Christi International, member organisations release manifesto on the May 2019 elections of the European Parliament

Pax Christi International signs onto statement calling on European member states to support the Council of Europe

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


Belgium: Pax Christi Vlaanderen celebrates Pax Christi Day 2019 on 10 June

Pax Christi Day 2019 will take place on Pentecost Monday, June 10, 2019. Pax Christi Flanders invites all volunteers and sympathisers to their annual Pax Christi day...

Democratic Republic of Congo: New income generating activities begin in Kinshasa as part of nonviolence and entrepreneurship project

In Kinshasa in the DR Congo, one such project is called "TOSALISANA" which means "help each other". The group there started two shops selling phone credits...

USA: Pax Christi USA Executive Director Sr. Patty Chappell to leave post in May

On behalf of Pax Christi USA’s National Council, please join me in congratulating Sister Patty Chappell for being elected to the leadership team of the East-West unit of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur...

Italy: Meeting on "Iraq: war of lies" to take place on 22 May

Another meeting of Pax Christi-Peace Point of Lamezia Terme on the themes of peace in the most forgotten places of the world is scheduled for Wednesday 22 May 2019 at 18:30 in the cloister of San Domenico...

Pax Christi International welcomes Lilian Muthoni Majekodunmi to the International Secretariat

Pax Christi International is pleased to welcome Lilian Muthoni Majekodunmi to the staff of the International Secretariat. Ms. Majekodunmi is originally from Nairobi, Kenya and will be in a part-time position as a fundraiser working from the Brussels office of Pax Christi International...

PRESS RELEASE: Pax Christi International acknowledges 71 years of the Nakba

Today, Palestinians throughout the West Bank, Gaza, East Jerusalem, Israel and the diaspora mark seventy-one years since the Nakba (Arabic for "The Catastrophe"). It marks the deliberate destruction of over 400 Palestinian towns and villages and the planned forced exodus of more than 750,000 men, women and children from their ancestral homes, between 1947 and 1948, to make way for the State of...