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

Year 2015

  • 02/06/2015

    Refugee Crisis in South-East Asia: thousands of Rohingya flee

    Malteser International provides relief to refugees in Indonesia and Myanmar Thousands of members of the Muslim Rohingya minority from Myanmar, as well as people fleeing from poverty in Bangladesh, have attempted to flee by sea to Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. A great number of those have found themselves in distress at sea in dangerously overcrowded […]

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  • 29/05/2015

    Cardinal Peter Erdo Bailiff of the Order of Malta

    On 29 May, the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, conferred the insignia of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion on Cardinal Peter Erdo, Archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Primate of Hungary, during a meeting in the Magistral Palace, Rome. “I receive today this distinction as archbishop primate of a country which has strong links […]

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  • 28/05/2015

    Sovereign Order of Malta organises ‘Religions Together for Humanitarian Action’ symposium in Geneva

    Humanitarian aid in light of the current international situation Yesterday in Geneva, representatives of four different faiths – Christianity, Islam, Judaism and Vedantism – as well as experts and diplomatic representatives, leaders of secular and faith-based humanitarian organisations met in the United Nations for the ‘Religions Together for Humanitarian Action’ symposium organised by the Sovereign Order of […]

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  • 26/05/2015

    Medical and social activities in Poland, at the centre of the visit of the Grand Hospitaller

    The Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, visited Warsaw on May 21-22. The agenda included meetings with the Vice-Minister for Health Igor Radziewicz Winnicki, the Minister for Culture Malgorzata Omilanowska and with the Vice-Minister for European Affairs Henryka Mościcka Dendys. “I wish to express my pleasure at celebrating with […]

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  • 21/05/2015

    Pilgrimage to the Holy Shroud

    On 21 May 2015, the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta Fra’ Matthew Festing and members of the Sovereign Council participated in the pilgrimage organized for the veneration of the Holy Shroud in the Turin Cathedral. Many of the Order of Malta’s Italian delegations took part in this event, accompanying the malades they […]

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  • 16/05/2015

    Nepal: Malteser International to establish field hospital in earthquake region

    Malteser International, the Worldwide Relief Agency of the Order of Malta, is to establish a field hospital in the Sindhupalchok region of Nepal, near to the epicentre of the second severe earthquake that hit the country on Tuesday. The project will be undertaken in collaboration with the University Hospital in Dhulikel in order to bring […]

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