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


Season's Greetings from Pax Christi International

As we pray for peace let’s also be thankful for the generous commitment to peace of tens of thousands of Pax Christi individual members around the world. Although it seems frequently elusive, we believe Peace is possible because our hope does not...

What remains of the civic activism in Syria and Egypt?

Brigitte Herremans, Middle East expert of Broederlijk Delen and Pax Christi Flanders wrote an article entitled “What remains of the civic activism in Syria and Egypt?” With the peaceful civil protests in 2011, many hoped that the Arab world would...

Advent and Christmas 2013: Peace Wishes and Prayers for Bethlehem

All members of Pax Christi International and all people of good will are invited to write a message of hope and encouragement to our friends in Bethlehem. The season of Advent and Christmas reminds us of the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ as...

Disarmament for Sustainable Development

Pax Christi International is joining the Disarmament for Sustainable Development Campaign initiated by the International Peace Bureau (IPB). The aim of this initiative is to press for an end to the over-funding of military establishments and for the...

Pope Francis' Message for World Day of Peace 2014

Pope Francis has issued his Message for the 2014 World Day of Peace, to be marked on 1 January. The Message is themed Fraternity: the Foundation and Pathway to Peace. The full text of the message released by the Vatican is available on...

Starvation as a Weapon of War in Syria

Starvation of civilians in besieged areas of Syria is being used as a method of warfare, which is explicitly prohibited in Article 54 of the Fourth Geneva Convention. IKV Pax Christi Netherlands has issued a policy brief on Syria...