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

Year 2011

  • 10/02/2011

    Senegal: first operations in the Order of Malta’s hospital centre

    The new operating theatres in the Order of Malta’s Hospital Centre in Dakar, soon to be officially inaugurated, are already in use. Surgeon have successfully performed the first two orthopaedic operations (hip and elbow). Built by the Order’s French Hospitaller works in 1967 as a specialist leprosy unit, the centre has been extensively renovated to […]

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  • 29/01/2011

    Humanitarian diplomacy and international crisis management

    The international conference “Humanitarian Diplomacy and International Crisis Management” opened on Thursday 27 January in the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Organized by the French Foundation of the Order of Malta and the French Navy, speakers included Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO, Admiral Pierre-François Forissier, Chief of Staff of the French Navy, Msgr. Francesco Follo, […]

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  • 23/01/2011

    Emergency relief in Sri Lanka: one million people affected by the serious floods

    Malteser International distributes food and drinking water Continuous heavy rain since the end of December – which became torrential rains from 9 January – have caused landslides and severe flooding in Sri Lanka. The island state’s Disaster Management Centre reports that one million people are affected, and especially those living in the central highlands and […]

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  • 11/01/2011

    Address of the Grand Master to the Diplomatic Corps

    The Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received at the Magistral Villa on the Aventine the Ambassadors of the 104 countries accredited to the Order for the audience of the beginning of the new Year. Here is the address of the Grand Master Monsieur le Doyen, Excellences, Ladies and Gentlemen, A […]

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