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


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...

Fasting for Just Immigration Policies

Deep in many religious traditions, including my own Christian faith, is a recognition of prayer and fasting as essential dimensions of spiritual practice. Fasting is particularly appropriate in the face of social injustice that causes deep human...

10 December: International Human Rights Day - Message from India

On the occasion of the International Human Rights Day, celebrated every year on 10 December, the CBCI Office for Justice, Peace and Development, a Pax Christi member organisation in India, has issued a statement on the state of human rights...

Pax Christi International at Meeting of States Parties BTWC

On 9 December, Pax Christi International presented a statement at the Meeting of States Parties during the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, which takes place in Geneva. Trevor Griffiths, delegate of Pax Christi International at the...

Thank You, Nelson Mandela!

Nelson Mandela, one of the world's most courageous leaders, passed away on Thursday, 5 December 2013. The world is saying goodbye to a great human being and an incredible inspiration. His selfless contribution and dedication to the...