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

Humanitarian & medical works

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South Sudan: Malteser International warns of renewed famine

Millions of people are displaced by hunger and violence – humanitarian aid alone is not enough.

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Vietnam: New Project for Treating and Rehabilitating Leprosy Patients

To step up prevention and develop rehabilitation therapies for leprosy patients in Vietnam: this is the ambitious project of Ordre de Malte France, present in Vietnam for over 40 years with leprosy treatment and prevention programmes.

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World Refugee Day. The Sovereign Order of Malta launches international campaign: No to the construction of walls

The number of refugees and displaced persons worldwide has reached levels not recorded since the end of World War II. In Syria, over four years of conflict now mean that a family is forced to leave home every 60 seconds.

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Refugee Crisis in South-East Asia: thousands of Rohingya flee

Thousands of members of the Muslim Rohingya minority from Myanmar, as well as people fleeing from poverty in Bangladesh, have attempted to flee by sea to Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.

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Quake in Nepal: Order of Malta’s rescue teams have reached Kathmandu

After the terrible earthquake that struck the country on 25 April, with over 5000 people dead, the Order of Malta’s international relief organization – Malteser International – has sent more humanitarian aid workers to Nepal.

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Earthquake in Nepal: Worldwide Relief Agency of the Order of Malta sends an assessment team

The first aid workers from Malteser International, the Worldwide Relief Agency of the Order of Malta, are on their way to Nepal

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A new hospital for the Ivory Coast population

The brand new St. John the Baptist Hospital was inaugurated on 16 April last, in the presence of the President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, the Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, the President of Ordre de Malte France, Yann Baggio, and the President of the Compagnie Fruitière, Robert Fabre