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

Diplomatic Activities

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
05/06/2024

The International Conference: “Religious Freedom and Human Integral Development” took place in the Magistral Villa

The international conference on "Religious freedom and Human Integral Development", organized by the Order’s Embassy to the Holy See,  opened in the Magistral Villa, one of the government seats of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

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Grand Master news
27/05/2024

Grand Master of the Order of Malta receives the 2024 Path to Peace award

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap, has been awarded the prestigious "Path to Peace" honour, given each year to an individual "for outstanding service to the cause of peace".

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Grand Master news
17/05/2024

Latvian President on Official Visit to Grand Master

The President of the Republic of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs, has been received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap.

Diplomatic Activities
15/05/2024

First Lady of Ecuador meets Grand Chancellor in Magistral Palace

A working meeting took place yesterday morning at the Magistral Palace between the Grand Chancellor of the Order of Malta, Riccardo Paternò, and the First Lady of Ecuador, Lavinia Valbonesi de Noboa.

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Grand Master news
26/04/2024

Official visit of the President of Hungary to the Order of Malta

The President of Hungary Tamás Sulyok was received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap.

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Grand Master news
24/04/2024

Italian Minister of Defence received by Order of Malta’s Grand Master

Fra' John Dunlap, Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta bestowed the insignia of Grand Cross with Swords pro Merito Melitensi on Guido Crosetto, Minister of Defence of the Italian Republic.

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Grand Master news
19/04/2024

Official Visit of Albanian President to Order of Malta’s Grand Master

Today the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap, received in the Magistral Palace in Rome the President of the Republic of Albania, Bajram Begaj, on an official visit to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations.

Diplomatic Activities
09/04/2024

Order of Malta Ambassadors meet UN Secretary General

The Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the United Nations in New York, Paul Beresford-Hill, and the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta to Palestine, Michele Bowe, met UN General Secretary, António Guterres, yesterday Monday 8 April at the UN headquarters.

Diplomatic Activities
08/04/2024

Grand Chancellor meets Hungarian Secretary of State Tristan Azbej

This morning the Order of Malta’s Grand Chancellor Riccardo Paternò di Montecupo received Tristan Azbej, Hungarian State Secretary for Aid to Persecuted Christians, who had previously visited the Magistral Palace in 2018.