from Pax Christi International On this Global Day of Action on Military Spending, 13 April 2015, Pax Christi International expresses deep concern about the scandal of excessive military spending in a world where human and ecological well-being are in dire need of investment. Figures recently published by SIPRI, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, estimate … Continue reading MILITARY SPENDING: World Military Expenditure 2014 – Military investment is still a significant global problem
from Pax Christi International This year’s Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) will be held on 15 April 2013. GDAMS brings groups together to create a global movement to pressure governments to reallocate their defence budgets. The latest SIPRI report estimated the global military spending in 2011 at $1,738 billion. If reallocated, this … Continue reading PAX CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL: Global Day of Action on Military Spending is TODAY!