Have you seen our new website? It is full of details of our education work alongside details of our events, campaigns, resources, and prayers. https://www.paxchristi.org.uk
Building Schools for Peace
How would a commitment to nonviolence change a school?
What does a school for peace look like?
Join us for this Peace Education Network workshop where staff and students from Trinity will lead us in exploring how to build a school for peace
Monday 17 March. 1 – 3pm at Trinity Catholic School, Leamington Spa. For more information or to book a place on this free workshop, contact Matt or see www.peace-education.org.uk
Demand for our school workshops remains very high. Book early to avoid disappointment. https://paxchristi.org.uk/peace-education/school-workshops/
We gather once more for our Ash Wednesday witness at the Ministry of Defence on 5 March at 3pm. Meet in Victoria Embankment Gardens Whitehall Section… West side of Northumberland Avenue at 3.00pm. Nearest tubes Embankment and Charing Cross. More details on our website https://www.paxchristi.org.uk
Sarajevo Youth Peace Camp, June 6-9
There is a Youth Camp as part of the Sarajevo Peace Festival in June. See website for details http://www.peaceeventsarajevo2014.eu/home.html
Petition: Ending recruitment of under-18s to the armed forces
Pax Christi and the Peace Education Network are supporting this petition. Please sign it here http://you.38degrees.org.uk/p/stop-recruiting-16s
By taking out membership of Pax Christi your school can demonstrate their commitment to work for peace and become part of our global movement for peace. More details https://paxchristi.org.uk/peace-education/pax-christi-schools/
Our latest members’ newsletter looks at the costs and funding of war. It is available on our website https://paxchristi.org.uk/resources/newsletter/
The Global Day of Action on Military Spending is on Monday 14 April. We have a youth work resource which examines the spending priorities of the UK Government https://paxchristi.org.uk/peace-education/resources/workshop-resources/military-spending/