PAX: Listen to the story of a refugee

PAX, with the collaboration of Syrian refugees, have launched a project in the Netherlands to educate interested groups about the Syrian conflict, from refugees’ point of view. Syrian guest speakers talk about their personal stories, including their experiences in Syria, their journey to Europe, and their new life in Europe. This project comes in response to the “distorted picture” that is widespread throughout Dutch society. Although the discussions vary from group to group, the one constant is that people leave with a better understanding and a different perspective about the conflict and the refugee crisis in the Netherlands and Europe. Read more in Dutch here.

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About Pax Christi Peace Stories

Pax Christi International is a global Catholic peace movement and network that works to help establish Peace, Respect for Human Rights, Justice and Reconciliation in areas of the world that are torn by conflict. It is grounded in the belief that peace is possible and that vicious cycles of violence and injustice can be broken.
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