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

Year 2014

  • 08/06/2014

    Fleeing from Fear and Despair

    A journey to Lampedusa recounts at first hand the work carried out by the Order of Malta’s Italian Relief Corps’ volunteers by Marianna Balfour Giada, a young Order of Malta volunteer doctor from Sicily who is assisting the migrants on Lampedusa, has despair impressed on her arms. It’s a spring evening, dusk is falling; the […]

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  • 31/05/2014

    The Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta was held in Rome

    The Assembly has elected government members for the next five-year term Presided over by the Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing, the Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta was held in Rome on 30 and 31 May.  The Chapter General is convened every five years to elect the members of the Sovereign Council (the […]

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  • 19/05/2014

    Uganda: the Order of Malta Distributes Aid to South Sudan Refugees

    According to United Nations figures, the civil crisis underway in South Sudan since the end of last year has made 1.3 million people homeless. Over three hundred thousand have been forced to flee to neighbouring countries, including Uganda. In north Uganda, in the Rhino refugee camp, Malteser International, the Sovereign Order of Malta’s International Relief […]

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  • 16/05/2014

    Cooperation agreement between La Francophonie and the Sovereign Order of Malta

    The Secretary General of the International Organization of la Francophonie and former President of Senegal, Abdou Diouf, and the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Jean- Pierre Mazery, signed a cooperation agreement on 14 May in Paris for establishing a link between the two institutions in the areas of common interest. This agreement […]

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  • 14/05/2014

    Credentials presented by Armenia and Liberia

    The Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received today in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of: – Armenia, H.E. Mikayel MINASYAN – Liberia, H.E. Rudolf P. von BALLMOOS.

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  • 13/05/2014

    Honorary Degree for Fra’ Matthew Festing

    In Villa Aurelia, on the Janiculum hill overlooking the city of Rome, members of the board of trustees, teachers and students of the John Cabot University celebrated its 42nd graduation ceremony for 2014 on 12 May last. During the event, the President of the John Cabot University, Franco Pavoncello, conferred the honorary degree of Doctor […]

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