Pax Christi International

Join us in Hiroshima, Japan in May 2020 for "Remember, Rise: The Promise of Peace", Pax Christi International's World Assembly

Read the statement released following April's gathering at the Vatican on nonviolence

Pax Christi International, with its members and partners, launches a statement in support of the Vatican Synod on the Amazon

Pax Christi International elects new co-presidents, Bishop Marc Stenger of France and Sr. Wamuyu Wachira of Kenya

Pax Christi International welcomes Dirk Broos, new Deputy Secretary General, to the International Secretariat

Pax Christi International recognises the European Lawyers in Lesvos as recipient of the 2019 Peace Prize at ceremony in Brussels

Pax Christi International sections meet for Annual General Meeting in Brussels

Read the Pax Christi International annual report for 2018

NEWS

UNRWA as a global advocate for the protection of Palestinian refugees

On 15 October, the Flemish Department of Foreign Affairs held a debate on the role of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). On this occasion Brigitte Herremans of Pax Christi Flanders...

Call for the Syrian people

On 12 October, Pax Christi France President Msgr. Marc Stenger gave a homily on the importance of Christians and Muslims standing together against the chaos, destruction and lack of humanity which have severely affected Syrians of all...

"Don't Bank on the Bomb" Campaign

Financial institutions from around the world invest almost 314 billion US dollar in nuclear weapons producers, IKV Pax Christi revealed on 10 October in its worldwide research Don’t Bank on the Bomb. A total of 298 banks, pension funds and...

South Africa consultation on economic inequality

The widening gap between the rich and the poor is an area of great concern for the Church in South Africa. The Southern African Catholic Bishops Conference (SACBC) convened a consultation on this topic in early September at St John Vianney...

Pax Christi statement on the decision of closing the office of Tutela Legal

Pax Christi International regrets the sudden closure of the Oficina de Tutela Legal del Arzobispado de San Salvador (Human Rights Office of the Archdiocese of San Salvador), one of the most emblematic organizations working for the defense...

Violence and human rights violations in Haiti

The National Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace in Haiti recently released a report on the presence of violence and human rights violations in Haiti during 2012. The first part of the report reproduces the observations of 2012 and...

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