Pax Christi International

Pax Christi International asks European Parliament to support report on indigenous rights

STATEMENT: Today’s historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un: key points to be included in follow-up talks for peace and disarmament

Pax Christi International welcomes summer intern Olivier Whelan to Brussels office

STATEMENT: International Catholic community decries President Trump’s decision to end U.S. participation in Iran deal

Pax Christi International organises Mexico meeting with Latin American members and partners to discuss extractives, share experiences of resistance

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

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

Pax Christi Int'l launches programme on empowering new generations on active nonviolence, entrepreneurship in Burundi, Rwanda, & DRC

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


Palestinian refugees in the Syrian war

The situation of the Palestinian refugees in Syria (PRS) is one of the most compelling circumstances of refugees ever. PRS is one of the poorest groups in Syria. From a total of about 20 million Syrians, 570.000 are PRS. In these 3 years of armed...

Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo releases annual report on crimes against property in Guatemala

Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo, member organisation of Pax Christi International in Guatemala, has released an extensive report on crimes against property in the country. The report establishes a comparison between crime rates in 2013 and the...

Life & Peace Institute meets with Great Lakes Special Envoy Mary Robinson

The Life & Peace Institute (LPI), Pax Christi member organisation in Sweden, recently attended a consultation in Addis Ababa between civil society organisations and the UN Special Envoy to the Great Lakes region – Mary Robinson.

UN Security Council Resolution on Syria: Allow unhindered humanitarian access

A coalition of 18 international Humanitarian, Human Rights and Peace Groups welcome today’s unanimous Security Council resolution demanding safe and unhindered humanitarian access, including across conflict lines and across borders...

Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Bartolomé de las Casas on the eviction of 75 Tzotzil families

Pax Christi member Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Bartolomé de las Casas (Frayba) has reported the eviction of 75 families from the Tzotzil community in Mexico. According to the Human Rights Centre, the police forced the families...

Pax Christi UK rolls out Peace Plans for World War I Commemoration

Over the coming months, Pax Christi UK along with other UK peace groups will be preparing events and creating resources to ensure that the World War I commemorations reflect the need for repentance and forgiveness and lead...