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

Aid for refugees

Latest interventions
01/12/2022

The Grand Hospitaller in Ukraine

On November 28-29, an international delegation of the Order of Malta, led by the Grand Hospitaller Fra’ Alessandro de Franciscis, visited the Berehove relief unit of the Order in Ukraine.

Diplomatic Activities
11/10/2022

After new bombings in Ukraine, in Lviv there is no power and food is scarce

"Bombings resumed yesterday in all Ukraine, in the east as well as the west, mainly in Kyiv but also cities such as Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk. Public buildings and power plants were hit".

28/09/2022

Ukraine: Prostheses Laboratory for War Wounded

A mobile laboratory has been inaugurated in Lviv, Ukraine, to create prostheses for those who have lost one or more limbs in the war. With an investment of one million euro, this initiative is part of the ‘Unbroken Ukraine’ project.

Latest interventions
23/08/2022

Six months war in Ukraine: Humanitarian aid from the Order of Malta reaches 65 locations throughout the country

Every night we are frightened when the bomb alert goes off. For six months, the entire country has been experiencing the cruelty of this war. Fear has become a constant companion of the people.

04/08/2022

Ukraine war: from emergency response to mid-term planning

After 5 months of war, presently 15.7 million Ukrainians are in need of humanitarian aid. According to latest figures, 6.3 million people are internally displaced,

09/05/2022

US First Lady Jill Biden meets with Order of Malta volunteers during her visit to the Slovak-Ukrainian border

During her visit to the Slovak-Ukrainian border, the First Lady of the United States, Jill Biden met with a team of volunteers from the Order of Malta currently assisting tens of thousands of Ukrainian refugees.

06/05/2022

The latest interventions of the Order of Malta in Ukraine and neighbouring region

Under the coordination of Malteser International, the Order of Malta is continuing to provide relief to the Ukrainian population distributing medical equipment, food, hygiene kits and ensuring psycho-social support in Ukraine and in the surrounding countries.

22/04/2022

Two months after the war outbreak in Ukraine, the Order of Malta continues to widen its relief operations

More than 11 million people are believed to have fled Ukraine since the conflict began eight weeks ago, according to the United Nations.

Diplomatic Activities
11/04/2022

Ukraine, diplomacy and humanitarian support from Romania

Some 1,500-1,600 Ukrainian refugees cross the border with Romania daily, and just a few weeks ago they numbered 30 thousand. Many continue their journey to Poland, Hungary, Germany and other European countries.