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



The Order of Malta chapter general

The Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta, called every five years, took place in Rome from the 4th to the 6th of June, under the chairmanship of His…


The Grand Master in Madrid for Prince Felipe di Borbone’ Wedding

The Grand Master of the Order of Malta Fra’ Andrew Bertie left for Madrid this morning to attend tomorrow’s wedding between the Prince of Asturie, heir to the Spanish throne,…


Ecom: information notice on Sudan

Since February 2003, there has been an escalating conflict in the Western Sudanese region Darfur with more than 10.000 people killed. The cruel attacks on civilians have created the largest…


Grand Master makes an official visit to Hungary

The Prince and Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, paid an official visit to Hungary from 17 to 19 May. The President of the Republic of…


The Order of Malta, the road to Santiago and the compostellan holy year 2004

Since the high days of its presence in the Iberian Peninsula, the Order of Malta’s history has been closely linked to the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. Its Knights…


Humanitarian missions abroad:the italian association’s military corps prepares

Under the Order of Malta flag, eleven doctors from the Military Corps of the Order of Malta Italian Association (ACISMOM) will take part in peace missions outside Italy, with more…


Cambodia: malaria control programme

In the jungles of Along Veng and Trapang Prasat in the Eastern part of Oddar Meanchey,where malaria is still the main cause of death, the Malteser have taken over the…


India: new educational opportunity for disadvantaged young women

With the inauguration last month of a hostel for girls, the possibility for education of girls from deprived families becomes a reality in Malia in the Indian State of Gujarat….


The Grand Master receives Pier Ferdinando Casini, President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies

The Prince and Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, received the President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, Pier Ferdinando Casini, on an official visit. Present…