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



Grand Master receives Mahmoud Abbas

Mahmoud Abbas, President of the State of Palestine, was received this morning by Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta in…


Meeting with Slovenian Deputy Prime Minister, Miro Cerar

On 28th November the Slovenian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Miro Cerar, was received by the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Grand Chancellor Albrecht Boeselager in the Magistral…


Malteser International receives WHO certification for its Emergency Medical Team

Malteser International announced last Friday that its emergency medical team (EMT) has been certified by the World Health Organization (WHO).


Order of Malta’s Eighth Asia Pacific Conference

From 15th to 18th November, some 50 representatives of the Order of Malta’s associations and delegations from Australia, Philippines, Singapore, Hong Kong, East Timor, Thailand and South Korea, as well…


World Day of the Poor: Order of Malta responds to Pope Francis’ appeal with numerous initiatives worldwide

After the appeal of Pope Francis “this poor man cried, and the Lord heard him” the Sovereign Order of Malta invited all its associations and local entities worldwide to spread…


Grand Master leads the Order’s professed members’ spiritual retreat

The spiritual retreat of the Order of Malta’s professed knights was held in Sacrofano just outside Rome from 4th to 9th November. Thirty-four religious of different nationalities attended.


Order of Malta’s 48th association established in Hong Kong, third in Asia

After establishing its Singapore association in 2006, the Order of Malta has continued to increase its presence in the Asian continent.


Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: a month later, Malteser International still supporting reconstruction of health facilities

A month after the deadly earthquake and tsunami that hit Indonesia, the worldwide relief agency of the Order of Malta, Malteser International, is supporting its Indonesian partner, YAKKUM with the…


Order of Malta Pilgrimage to Sanctuary of Loreto – 1700 participants from all over Italy

On Friday to Sunday last, the Order of Malta’s three Italian Grand Priories made their annual pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Loreto in the Marches region. Over 1400 Order of…