We are a European network of 32 national Justice and Peace Commissions mandated by their Bishops' Conferences to speak out on the fight against Poverty and for Human Rights, Peace, Reconciliation, Development and the Care of Creation. On this site you will get a look into the work of a justice and peace network inside the Catholic Church.
If you like to contact us you will find our address below
Secretariat of the Conference of European Justice and Peace Commissions
19, Square de Meeûs
Tel.: +32 (0) 22 35 05 17
In a statement released on Thursday 16 March 2023, Catholic organisations call on the European Parliament to adopt a Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) marking “a true turning point in how the EU addresses the threats that corporate activities pose to our Human Family and Common Home”. Read the Statement
On Ash Wednesday 2023, the Conference of European Justice and Peace Commission (Justice and Peace Europe) launches its Concerted Action for 2023 and 2024. Pease find here the background note and a summary of the "Facing our Fears and Reconnecting the Wold" initiative.
The Secretaries General of Justice and Peace Europe met in Paris from 17 to 19 February 2023 for their annual meeting. Read here more about the meeting.