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Lieutenant of the Grand Master News

Fra’ Marco Luzzago receives Cardinal-elect Silvano Tomasi

First working meeting yesterday morning between the Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ Marco Luzzago and the Pope’s Special Delegate, Cardinal-elect Silvano Maria Tomasi.

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The Council Complete of State meets 7 and 8 November

On 29th April, Fra' Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Prince and 80th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta died in Rome.

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Medical experts meet for a new Doctor to Doctor online meeting in the wake of sharp rise in Covid-19 cases

With numbers of Covid-19 infections soaring in many parts of the world, a new Doctor to Doctor meeting was convened yesterday by the Order of Malta together with the London based think tank Forward Thinking.

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Italian Transport Ministry and Sovereign Order of Malta agreement for joint rescue at sea action

The agreement signed yesterday encourages a closer bilateral cooperation for saving human lives at sea

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The Order of Malta supports the goals of the International Atomic Energy Agency on cancer control

The Sovereign Order of Malta signed a high-level cooperation agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in the area of "Atoms for Health" and international cancer therapy.

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Statement of the Grand Chancellor to the 75th United Nations General Assembly taking place in New York

The 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly opened on 15 September under the theme “The future we want, the United Nations we need: reaffirming our collective commitment to multilateralism – confronting Covid-19 through effective multilateral action”.

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Council Complete of State convened for 7 November 2020

The Lieutenant ad interim, Fra’ Ruy Gonçalo do Valle Peixoto de Villas Boas, has announced that the Council Complete of State will convene on 7 November 2020 to elect the Grand Master or the Lieutenant of the Grand Master.

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The latest Consultation on climate crisis and displacement or migration

How the Church and religious institutions and organizations are addressing the challenges posed by climate crisis and its effect on migration, and what action should be taken in order to respond more effectively to the growing needs of populations displaced.

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Credentials presented by Lebanon and Ecuador

The Grand Master, Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre, received in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Lebanon and Ecuador.