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Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta

Year 2008

  • 24/05/2008

    The Grand Master receives the deputy Prime Minister of Bulgaria

    In Rome for the annual celebration for Saints Cyril and Methodius – venerated by both the Catholic Church and the Orthodox Church – the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria, Ivaylo Kalfin, was received today by the Grand Master, Fra’ Matthew Festing. “Your presence here in the Magistral […]

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  • 22/05/2008

    Cardinals attend vespers in the Order’s church on the aventine

    Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing received the Cardinal Patronus of the Order, Pio Laghi, Cardinals members of the Order, together with members of the Secretary of State of the Holy See in the church of Santa Maria dell’Aventino for a celebration of Vespers. After the moving ceremony, Fra’ Matthew Festing hosted a reception for Their […]

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  • 21/05/2008

    State visit of the President of the Albanian Republic to the Sovereign Order

    “I would like to express the immense gratitude for the help and assistance you have given to my country in various fields such as social assistance, education, health service and care and wish that our fruitful and benefiting cooperation will continue to be further deepened and enhanced in the future as well,” declared the President […]

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  • 05/05/2008

    A tent for treating tuberculosis patients

    In Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, a huge tent has been inaugurated for patients suffering from extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, a particularly aggressive and dangerous form of the disease, “insensitive” to treatment. Malteser International’s donation enables the hospital – a benchmark for central-east Africa – to treat those suffering from this serious pathology without the risk […]

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  • 22/04/2008

    Campaign to Stop Tuberculosis

    On 24 March, World TB Day, Malteser International, in cooperation with the health departments of Southern Sudan, launched an information campaign during a series of events held in this country. Tuberculosis is a serious disease in Southern Sudan, also because of its high mortality rate. TB sufferers either do not follow the treatment or decide […]

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