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Rhodes and of Malta



Order of Malta participates in large-scale rescue efforts after German floods

"It’s like a war scenario: there’s no water, no electricity, no internet connection and many roads are impassable." These are the dramatic eye-witness accounts from the North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate regions,


Meeting between Estonia and Order of Malta with focus on digital divide

"I am very happy to be the first Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs to make an official visit to the Sovereign Order of Malta and I am eager to strengthen our bilateral cooperation." With these words, Eva-Maria Liimets


South Sudan facing worst famine crisis since its foundation 10 years ago

 10 years ago, on July 9 2011, the youngest state on earth was founded. But things have never been as dire as they are today for the people of South Sudan. The country is facing the worst hunger crisis in its ten-year history as a nation.


Malteser Hilfsdienst will reach climate neutrality by 2022

Malteser Hilfsdienst, the Order of Malta’s relief corps in Germany, will already be operating at “zero emissions” by 2022 and will be one of the nation’s first voluntary associations to achieve this target


Message of closeness to Pope Francis after surgery

This morning, the Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra' Marco Luzzago, sent the Holy Father his good wishes for a speedy recovery.


Meeting with Argentine Foreign Affairs Minister focussed on Covid-19 and migration

Argentine Foreign Affairs Minister Felipe Carlos Solá was received by Grand Chancellor Albrecht Boeselager at the Magistral Palace on 1st July 2021.


Ivory Coast: Saint-Jean Baptiste Hospital at the forefront of the fight against paediatric malaria

Every year, 400,000 people die of malaria worldwide and 67% are children. Since 2017, Order of Malta France has been running the paediatric department in its Jean-Baptiste Hospital in Ivory Coast, which has quickly become a regional reference point for children.


Credentials presented by Argentina, Cuba, Honduras, Moldova

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, received in audience in the Magistral Villa for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Argentina, Cuba, Honduras, Moldova.


Lieutenant of the Grand Master and Grand Commander present at the Pope’s Mass for Saints Peter and Paul

Yesterday, Pope Francis celebrated the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul in the Vatican Basilica. Present were the Order of Malta’s Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra' Marco Luzzago, and the Grand Commander.