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Hot meals for the winter distributed in Sofia

The distribution of hot meals by the Order of Malta’s embassy in Bulgaria cooperating with the “Communitas” foundation will end on 2nd April.


A new medical center for northern Iraq

It will be the second in northern Kurdistan where Malteser International will secure the population’s access to healthcare.


Order of Malta on the frontline in leprosy treatment

Ordre de Malte France’s new department for plantar ulcers was officially inaugurated on 27 February in Battambang province, Cambodia.


Four years of war in Syria: “One of the worst humanitarian disasters of our times”

Health care nearly collapsed, neighbouring countries close to the limit of their capacity March 15th will mark the fourth year since the beginning of the uprising in Syria, and a…


Prisoners’ Aid is an Important Service in the United States

With over 25 percent of offenders worldwide, the United States has the world’s largest prison population. There are currently two million people incarcerated in state or federal prisons and four…


Philippines: Order of Malta delivers 700 homes to survivors of Typhoon Yolanda. Grand Master received by President Aquino

The handover of the symbolic key for the 700 homes the Order of Malta has built in Basey, Bantayan and Cebu, devastated by typhoon Yolanda, was the most significant moment…


“Religions Together for Humanitarian Action”

Experts, academics and religious leaders will gather in Geneva at the United Nations Headquarters on 27th May for a one day long debate In the framework of its participation in…


The Grand Master’s Official Visit to the Philippines

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta Fra’ Matthew Festing has left Rome for an official visit to the Philippines where he will be received by the President…


1,300 arrive in Rome for the mass and initiation of the cause of beatification of Fra’ Andrew Bertie

The Grand Master sends a message to the Holy Father to renew the Order of Malta’s adherence to the papal magisterium Some 1,300 came to Rome from all over the…