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



Worldwide Relief Organization of the Order of Malta starts distributions of food in Gaza

In partnership with German aid organizations, the Order of Malta, with its worldwide Relief Agency Malteser International, is launching emergency aid in Gaza to support people in need.


An exhibition on the history of the Order of Malta opens in Valletta

On Friday 1st December 2023, an exhibition was launched at the National Library of Malta entitled ‘In the Footsteps of the Hospitallers: 900 years of chivalry, faith and charity’.


Credentials presented by Costa Rica, Brazil and Bulgaria

The Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap received in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Costa Rica, Brazil and Bulgaria.


Visit full of meetings and projections for Order of Malta’s activities in Uganda and South Sudan

A delegation of the Order of Malta, led by the Grand Hospitaller, Fra’ Alessandro de Franciscis, has ended a week-long visit to Uganda and South Sudan.


Grand Master of Sovereign Order of Malta receives President of Paraguay on official visit

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap, received today at the Magistral Palace the President of the Republic of Paraguay, Santiago Peña Palacios.


The Sovereign Order of Malta celebrates 15 years of diplomatic relations with Ukraine

The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Ukraine celebrates 15 years of diplomatic relations with Ukraine and over 30 years of humanitarian work in the country. To honor…


Fra’ Roberto Viazzo takes an oath

In the church of Santa Maria on the Aventine in Rome, Fra’ Roberto Viazzo was sworn in as the new Grand Prior of the Sovereign Order of Malta by the…


President Sergio Mattarella receives new Government of Sovereign Order of Malta on official visit

The delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta, led by Grand Master Fra’ John T. Dunlap, was received today on an official visit to the Quirinal Palace by the President…


O’Connell House, a refuge in Boston for victims of sex trafficking

Inaugurated near Boston, USA, O’Connell House is a cutting-edge facility for housing and supporting women victims of sexual trafficking. Deborah O’Hara Ruskowski, Special Adviser on Human Trafficking, and Cardinal Seán…