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

Humanitarian & medical works


Cooperation agreement between Order of Malta and Niger

The Nigerien Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Hassoumi Massoudou and the Order of Malta’s Ambassador of Niger, Olivier de Preville, signed a cooperation agreement between Niger and the Order of Malta.

Grand Master news

Grand Master at Mass in Order of Malta’s Hospital in Rome

The Grand Master, Fra' John Dunlap, attended mass celebrated in the St. John the Baptist Hospital in Rome, run by the Order of Malta’s Italian Association.


New multi-sports centre in Bač, Serbia

Last Friday, a multi-sports facility for local youth was inaugurated in Bač, northern Serbia. The construction of this centre is part of a larger project for the construction of the "Paul VI" Meeting Hall in the Saint Paul catholic parish in Bač.


Grand Hospitaller Fra’ Alessandro de Franciscis Visits Cameroon

The Order of Malta’s Grand Hospitaller, Fra' Alessandro de Franciscis, accompanied by a delegation from the Ordre de Malte France, made a working visit to Cameroon, a country where the Order of Malta has been present for over half a century.

Diplomatic Activities

The Grand Hospitaller makes heartfelt appeal at the 76th World Health Assembly in Geneva

The Grand Hospitaller of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Alessandro de Franciscis, is in Geneva participating in the seventy-sixth World Health Organization Assembly which opened on Sunday 21 May.


Grand Hospitaller visits Order of Malta’s activities in Spain

The visit of the Order of Malta’s Grand Hospitaller Fra' Alessandro de Franciscis to Spain from Saturday 13th to Wednesday 17th was filled with humanitarian and institutional events.

Latest interventions

Cyclone Mocha in Myanmar/Bangladesh: Malteser International provides emergency relief

Only a few weeks ago a major fire in the Cox Bazar refugee camp had destroyed parts of the shelters and facilities with serious consequences for the refugees

Latest interventions

Easter lunch for Rome’s needy

In spite of the incessant rain, the 'Easter lunch' offered by the Order of Malta's Rome Delegation to those in need was once again strongly and joyfully attended.

Latest interventions

Bangladesh refugee camp fire: Malteser International distributes humanitarian aid

One month after the devastating fire in the Cox Bazar refugee camp in southern Bangladesh, the humanitarian situation is complicated. The fire destroyed about 2,800 huts, leaving 15,000 refugees without shelter.