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

Humanitarian & medical works


Countdown to the Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities

The last preparations are underway for the Order of Malta’s tenth Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities, to be held from 29 July to 3 August in Valva, in the province of Salerno.


Cyclone in Bangladesh: Order of Malta’s international relief agency launches emergency aid

After Cyclone Remal the intense tropical cyclone that affected West Bengal and Bangladesh in May 2024, the Order of Malta’s international relief agency, Malteser International, launched an emergency aid program.


Cardinal Parolin visits Order of Malta’s activities in Lebanon

The Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, visited Lebanon to see the Sovereign Order of Malta’s charitable activities in the country.


Make a WISH: from the Principality of Monaco to Lebanon

The Order of Malta in Lebanon has actively participated in the well-established "Make a WISH to the Order of Malta project", which provides balanced and nutritious meals to deprived persons and is run by the Order of Malta’s embassy in the Principality of Monaco.


Grand Commander visits Cameroon and meets Prime Minister

The Grand Commander of the Order of Malta visited Cameroon between 7 and 10 June for a series of spiritual and institutional encounters, beginning with the Cameroonian Prime Minister.


The Order of Malta in Romania hosts a camp for 45 Ukrainian children

The Order of Malta’s relief corps in Romania organized between 28 May and 4 June a youth camp welcoming up to 45 children and teachers from Kamianets-Podilskyi a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine.


Order of Malta sends medical devices and medicines for two hospitals in Mogadishu

The Italian Air Force C130 arrived in Mogadishu at the weekend, departing from Pisa with a cargo of medicines, surgical kits, medical devices, thermal cribs and wheelchairs for two hospitals in the Somali capital,


Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem and Sovereign Order of Malta deliver humanitarian aid in Gaza 

His Beatitude, Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem entered today Gaza and reached the parish of the Holy Family for a pastoral visit.


Order of Malta launches new agro-humanitarian project in Lebanon

The Order of Malta and its national Association, Order of Malta Lebanon, announced the launch of the 'Harvesting Hope, Growing Resilience' agro-humanitarian programme to ensure food security, promote economic recovery and support the country's most vulnerable population groups.