Peace Resources

World Peace Day Message from Pope Francis

Every year the Pope speaks on World Peace Day, sharing a message of peace and fraternity. Other World Peace Day messages are available here (2013) here (2012) here (2011) and here (2010)

Resources for Young People

Pax Christi Delegation, protesting against the war in Iraq Conflict and Violence Youth Resource

We are reminded to address the conflict in our own lives as well as reaching out to those experiencing conflict with others. This resource from Pax Christi provides more thoughts and activities for young people on how to do this. You can find more resources for young people on Pax Christi’s website here.

Dr Hany El-Banna, President of Islamic Relief InternationalMoving from unhealty to healthy community: Belief, faith and lived experience

This unit looks into areas that have suffered inter-religious conflict and the need to identify some of the challenges of achieving harmonious relations between religions in the world today.