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



How the Order of Malta intervenes to help people affected by climate change

The UN conference on climate change (COP21) is underway in Paris where the international community has come together for 12 days to seek measures to tackle the effects of climate…


The Sovereign Order of Malta Observer to the Central American Integration System (SICA)

On 26 November, the Sovereign Order of Malta was admitted as Extra-Regional Observer to SICA, the Central American Integration System.


“Maltesers Soup” Celebrates its Tenth Anniversary this Year

A special anniversary for the “Malteser Soup” campaign, organized by the Order of Malta’s Lithuanian Association.


Paris Attacks: the Grand Master sends a message of condolence to President Hollande

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta has sent a message of condolence to the French President after the shocking attacks in Paris which took place last Friday,…


Establishment of diplomatic relations with Grenada

The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Grenada, Clarice Modeste-Curwen, was received at the Magistral Palace in Rome on 6th November by the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta,…


Populations fleeing from war: rescue, assistance, integration towards the World Humanitarian Summit

The press conference organised by the Order of Malta: challenges and prospects of the migratory phenomenon


Humanitarian diplomacy: facing the challenges of the 21st century

With 60 million displaced people and 20 million on the move fleeing wars humanitarian diplomacy is challenged by unseen levels of desperation.


First visit of a Grand Master to the Republic of China (Taiwan)

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta Fra’ Matthew Festing visited Taiwan, where on 5 November he was received by the President of the Republic Ma Ying-jeou on…


The President of Lithuania on an official visit to the Sovereign Order of Malta

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received the President of Lithuania, Dalia Grybauskaitė, in the Magistral Palace in Rome on the afternoon of 28th…