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

Social assistance

Grand Master news
22/08/2019

Welcome to Munich: open doors for medical care for people without health insurance

An increasing number of people do not enjoy health insurance, even in Germany. We’re not only talking about migrants or those without a valid residence permit, but also students, pensioners, or the self-employed, as well as numerous children whose parents don’t have health coverage.

Diplomatic Activities
13/08/2019

Grand Chancellor in Peru: official meetings and visits to social projects

The first day of Grand Chancellor Albrecht Boeselager’s official visit to Peru was marked by a long, cordial conversation with Néstor Francisco Popolizio Bardales, Minister of Foreign Affairs, in Lima.

12/08/2019

Recounting your life as therapy for facing death with serenity

In a life that is approaching its end you can have a hidden desire to tell your story, for yourself and for others. For this reason the Order of Malta’s volunteers in Victoria, Australia, have launched an apparently simple initiative, the Biography Program.

04/07/2019

Implementing a national strategy for the integration of Roma people in Hungary

Miklos Vecsei, vice-President of the Hungarian Charity Service of the Order, was appointed State Commissioner charged with coordinating the drafting and implementation of a diagnosis-based national strategy for the integration of Roma people.

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
18/06/2019

President of the Republic of Slovenia receives Grand Master

On 17th June, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, received the Order of Master’s Grand Master Fra' Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto.

03/06/2019

Chabrouh Camp for the disabled Lebanon

For over 20 years, the Chabrouh camps in Lebanon have represented a unique example of the thousand-year-old mission of care of the Order of Malta: reaching out to the needy and the marginalized.

Latest interventions
30/05/2019

Making an effort not to lose them

Volunteers among drug-addicts in the Rogoredo “bosco”, one of the largest open-air drug market places in northern Italy.

02/04/2019

Bakhita centre for female victims of trafficking inaugurated in Lagos

Inaugurated in Lagos on 26 March, the "Bakhita Empowerment” centre is an initiative of the Order of Malta with the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Louis for protecting and rehabilitating young women victims of prostitution and human trafficking when they return to Nigeria.

Latest interventions
01/03/2019

The Venezuelan Association offers hot meals and medical examinations to the elderly in a district of Caracas

The Order of Malta’s Venezuelan Association, founded in the South American country in 1957, has inaugurated a hot-meal service for some thirty disadvantaged elderly people in Chacao, one of the five municipalities in the metropolitan district of Caracas.