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

Year 2010

  • 12/11/2010

    Credentials presented by Guatemala, Nicaragua, Georgia, Portugal

    The Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received in separate audiences, for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of: – Guatemala, H.E. Alfonso Roberto MATTA FAHSEN (10 november 2010) – Nicaragua, H.E. José CUADRA CHAMORRO (10 november 2010) – Georgia, H.R.H Princess Khétévane BAGRATION de MOUKHRANI (11 […]

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  • 11/11/2010

    The Order of Malta’s young members meet for three days

    The Fifth International Spirituality Meeting of the Order of Malta’s young members was held in Rome from 4 to 7 November, with fifty of them arriving from 20 countries to face a busy agenda of meetings, formation, meditation and religious functions. Meeting the participants, Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing stressed the importance of these appointments […]

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  • 06/11/2010

    New diabetic clinic for pregnant mothers at Holy Family Hospital

    A new diabetic clinic for pregnant women has just opened in the outpatient department of the Order of Malta’s Holy Family Hospital. Funded in cooperation with the Austrian Development Agency, it is a referral clinic for the local villages and surrounding areas. The project provides comprehensive diabetic care and education free of charge. There are […]

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  • 30/10/2010

    Queen Margarita and Prince Kubrat of Bulgaria received into the Order

    At the Magistral Palace of Order of Malta in Rome, Queen Margarita of Bulgaria and Prince Kubrat were officially received into the Sovereign Order on 27 October. They were accompanied by their consorts, King Simeon II and Princess Carla. King Simeon II of Bulgaria expressed his admiration for the impressive number of projects in healthcare, […]

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  • 29/10/2010

    Humanitarian challenges in crisis-driven regions

    The conference organized by the Order of Malta entitled “ Humanitarian Challenges in Crisis-Driven Regions –  the Order of  Malta’s 2010 Report” took place on 27 October in Rome. Natural disasters and post-conflict situations are following each other at increasingly short intervals.  The conference took stock of the Order of Malta’s  humanitarian relief actions in […]

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  • 26/10/2010

    The Grand Master receives the President of Seychelles

    The Order of Malta’s Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing received the President of Seychelles James Michel in the Magistral Villa on 25 October. “A natural affinity exists between the Order of Malta and the Republic of Seychelles. This affinity is based on shared ideas and values,” said Mr Michel during the meeting in Rome. The […]

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  • 25/10/2010

    Grand Master in Poland

    The Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, paid a private visit to Poland on October 14-17, seeing at first hand a number of the wide-ranging charitable works run by the Order’s Polish Association. His Highness was accompanied by the President of the Polish Association, Andrzej Potworowski. Among his many engagements, His […]

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  • 12/10/2010

    400 Pilgrims in Rome

    Over four hundred, including one hundred sick people, took part in the pilgrimage to Rome organised by Malteser Hospitaldienst, the Order of Malta’s hospital assistance service in Austria. Among the most moving moments were the opening of the pilgrimage in St. Paul’s Basilica attended by the Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing, the papal audience in […]

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