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

Malteser international

10/12/2019

Malteser International in Kenya scourged by rain and floods

120 people have lost their lives in recent weeks due to the severe storms in Kenya. After months of drought, the heavy rains have caused flash flooding, landslides and mudslides in many regions.

12/11/2019

Malteser International-supported Hospital hit by airstrikes in Syria

Last week the Kafr Nobl Surgical Hospital, in Idlib Governorate of Syria, was targeted by airstrikes. Fortunately, no casualties were reported among the medical staff and patients. Medical activities of the hospital, which is supported by Malteser International and run by Hand in Hand for Aid and Development, are currently suspended.

06/09/2019

Malteser International prepares Hurricane Dorian response

Malteser International, the worldwide relief agency of the Order of Malta, is urgently calling for donations to provide assistance for those affected by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas and is preparing to support emergency relief measure.

19/07/2019

Ebola in DR Congo: Malteser International scales up its regional assistance programmes

After the announcement of the World Health Organization declaring the Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo a “public health emergency of international concern” and the warning of a possible outbreak spreading across the region, Malteser International scaled up its regional prevention programmes.

18/06/2019

World Refugee Day 2019: the Order Of Malta urges more support to countries hosting refugees

On the occasion of World Refugee Day 2019, Malteser International- the Order of Malta worldwide relief agency - is urging the international community to do more in helping developing nations respond to refugee situations.

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30/03/2019

Cyclone Idai: Malteser International sends team to Mozambique

Emergency relief team of highly experienced professionals from Malteser International will leave for Mozambique following Cyclone Idai which has caused catastrophic flooding, killed hundreds of people, and affected hundreds of thousands of others in Mozambique and neighboring countries.

14/03/2019

Eight years of war in Syria: ‘The scale of human suffering cannot be expressed in numbers’

The Syrian war seems to be nearing its final stages, but there is no end to the suffering of the people affected by the conflict.

14/02/2019

Malteser International: medical care for Venezuelan refugees needs to be scaled up

Since September 2018, the Order of Malta’s worldwide relief agency Malteser International, has been providing relief and medical care to thousands of refugees fleeing Venezuela.

25/01/2019

Nigeria: Malteser International opens second centre providing relief to internally displaced persons

Malteser International - the Order of Malta’s worldwide relief agency - has opened a second office in Nigeria, in the northeastern town of Pulka, to address the needs of internally displaced persons.