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17/03/2021

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Metropolitan of Central and Western Europe received in Magistral Palace

Bishop Antonii, Metropolitan of Central and Western Europe of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, made a courtesy visit to the Magistral Palace, received by Jean Laffitte, Prelate of the Order, and by Stefano Ronca, the Secretary General of Foreign Affairs.

05/03/2021

Wooden houses for the earthquake victims in Croatia

Petrinja, Sisak, Glina. Two months after the violent 6.2 magnitude earthquake, there is no longer any rubble in the streets of these little towns south of Zagreb, in Croatia, but many people are still homeless during the coldest period of the year

02/03/2021

Pope’s visit to Iraq: Order of Malta supports Christians and other religious minorities in the country 

Pope Francis will visit Iraq from March 5 to March 8 in his first foreign trip since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

23/02/2021

Statement of the Grand Chancellor at the UN Human Rights Council

The Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Albrecht Boeselager, addressed the 46th session of the United Nations Human Right Council, which opened in Geneva on 22 February.

22/02/2021

Order of Malta organizes course in Protection of Migrants and Refugees for Libyan Authorities

Today sees the start of the Course in Protection of Migrants and Refugees for Libyan Authorities organized by the Sovereign Order of Malta in collaboration with the British think tank Forward Thinking.

18/02/2021

In an interview with Vatican Radio the Grand Chancellor calls for an equitable distribution of the anti-Covid vaccine

In an interview with Vatican Radio, the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta talks about the priorities of the institution’s worldwide action in the wake of the Covid pandemic and of the many ongoing humanitarian crises.

17/02/2021

Myanmar: Malteser International’s work affected by state of emergency in the country

The recent political developments in Myanmar have had implications for Malteser International’s humanitarian operations in the country.

15/02/2021

Order of Malta donates medicines to 12 health facilities in Mali

To guarantee assistance to the most vulnerable groups in Mali, the Order of Malta has donated medicines worth 20 million CFA francs (over 30,000 euro) to 12 health facilities.

10/02/2021

“Mother Teresa” Award for 25th Anniversary of Order of Malta’s Albanian Voluntary Service

On its 25th anniversary, Malteser Albania has received the “Mother Teresa” decoration for its humanitarian activities in favour of the weakest social groups from the President of the Republic of Albania, Ilir Meta.