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



One year ago the death of Fra’ Marco Luzzago

On 7 June one year ago, following a sudden illness, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, passed away.


Order of Malta and Republic of Armenia celebrate 25 years of diplomatic relations

The Sovereign Military Order of Malta and the Republic of Armenia celebrate today 25 years of diplomatic relations.


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.


Visit of the President of the National Assembly the Republic of Bulgaria

The President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria, Rossen Jeliazkov, was received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master, Fra’ John Dunlap.


Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap at the funeral of Fra’ James-Michael von Stroebel

The funeral of Fra’ James-Michael von Stroebel, Grand Cross of Justice, who died on 2 May 2023 at the age of 95, took place on Friday, 18 May, in the…


Ambassador Giampaolo Cantini new Order of Malta Secretary General of Foreign Affairs

Ambassador Giampaolo Cantini is the Sovereign Military Order of Malta’s new Secretary General of Foreign Affairs.  


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.


Election of Fra’ John Dunlap. Best wishes to the Grand Master from all over the world

The day after his election as head of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, the 81st Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap received numerous messages of congratulation and good wishes from…


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