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Programmes

  • Kosovo

    Kosovo

    PAX works to involve citizens from all of Kosovo’s communities in the local, national, and international policymaking processes that affect their lives. PAX strives to bring citizens together to address challenges of common interest, such as poor governance, weak rule of law, and the unresolved legacy of violent conflict.

    Dealing with the Past, Community Based Security and Citizens Rights The Balkans
  • Peace Activism 2.0

    Peace Activism 2.0

    Peace Activism reinforces the work of young peace activists by linking them together and helping them improve their strategies and methods.

    Community Based Security and Citizens Rights Middle East
  • South Sudan, Uganda and Kenya: Peace dialogue and reconciliation

    South Sudan, Uganda and Kenya: Peace dialogue and reconciliation

    PAX has co-founded a network of organisations and churches in South Sudan, Uganda and Kenya. Pax supports partners in facilitating peace dialogue between rivalling communities and the government to promote peace, security and collaboration.

    Dealing with the Past, Community Based Security and Citizens Rights Africa
  • Kuron Peace Village in South Sudan

    Kuron Peace Village in South Sudan

    Kuron Peace Village was founded by Bishop Paride Taban to unite the population in the area and set an example of peaceful cohabitation in war-torn South Sudan.

    Community Based Security and Citizens Rights Africa
  • Control arms campaign

    Arms Trade

    The arms trade can fuel ongoing conflicts and lead to serious human rights violations by repressive regimes and armed groups. Peace organisation PAX works towards stricter and more effective Dutch and international arms transfer controls. Since 2003 it has been an active member of the Control Arms Coalition committed to work towards a strong UN Arms Trade Treaty (ATT).

    Humanitarian Disarmament The Netherlands
  • Stop Killer Robots Campaign

    Killer Robots

    PAX is co-founder and Dutch coordinator of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots. This campaign aims to establish a ban on the development, production and deployment of fully autonomous weapons via research, political lobbying and public campaigns.

    Humanitarian Disarmament
  • Explosive weapons in populated areas

    Explosive weapons in populated areas

    PAX calls for immediate action to prevent civilian suffering from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas (EWIPA). PAX is co-founder and member of the steering committee of the International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW).

    Humanitarian Disarmament
  • Contaminated scrap

    Depleted uranium

    PAX works to prohibit the use of weapons containing depleted uranium.

    Humanitarian Disarmament Middle East
  • Nuclear Weapons

    Nuclear Weapons

    Nuclear weapons are the only weapons of mass destruction that have not yet been prohibited by international treaty. This is unacceptable and extremely dangerous. Therefore PAX is working to ban nuclear weapons on an international level as well as in The Netherlands. We do this through public campaigning, political lobbying and publications, including the annual Don't Bank on the Bomb global study on investments in nuclear weapons producers.

    Humanitarian Disarmament
  • Landmines

    Landmines

    The International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) has been working to achieve a world without Landmines for over 20 years. As an active member, PAX takes part in this campaign to make sure landmines are eradicated for good. We encourage countries to commit themselves to the Mine Ban Treaty (MBT). We encourage states that are already members to strictly implement the treaty

    Humanitarian Disarmament