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


Vatican City: Faith leaders, peace practitioners deepen Church's commitment to nonviolence and peace

On 4-5 April, the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development and Pax Christi International’s Catholic Nonviolence Initiative organised a workshop on the theme, “Path of Nonviolence: Towards a Culture of Peace.”...

Syria and the Netherlands: Commemorate the life of Fr. Frans van der Lugt, SJ, on the 5th anniversary of his murder

On 7 April we commemorate the 5th anniversary of the murder of Fr. Frans van der Lugt SJ, a Dutch Jesuit in Homs, Syria. To commemorate this, the Jesuits of the Low Countries have made an animated film to honour his life...

Austria: Pax Christi Austria's vice president pens editorial on upcoming elections for the European Parliament

On 26 May, MEPs will be elected to the European Parliament. Often, in this context, a "choice of direction" between nationalist and pro-European forces is promoted...

USA: Pax Christi USA to hold a new webinar on spirituality and a culture of peace

Pax Christi USA will hold a new webinar on "Spirituality and a Culture of Peace" on 11 April. The webinar is led by Jacqueline Haessly, Ph.D, a peace education specialist... 

Democratic Republic of Congo: Activites generatrices des revenus du groupe St. Jean Baptiste de la Paroisse de Cahi, Commune de Bagira Ville de Bukavu

Dans sa phase 2, le projet Renforcement de nouvelles générations en la nonviolence active et entrepreneuriat a mis en œuvre, son volet des Activités Génératrices des Revenus au profit des jeunes désœuvrés dans toute l’aire d’exécution de ce projet...

Germany: Pax Christi Germany says that arms exports to Saudi Arabia must stop

In view of the expiration of the suspension of arms exports to Saudi Arabia, Christine Hoffmann, Pax Christi Germany's general secretary and spokeswoman for the campaign "Stops the arms trade! ", calls on the federal government for an extension of the blockage of arms exports...