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



Syria’s civil war – Another grim anniversary after 7 years

“The desperate situation in Eastern Ghouta is a horrible and predictable recurrence of the states of siege in towns like Homs and Aleppo,” says Janine Lietmeyer, Country Group Manager for…


For 60 years the Order of Malta’s Colombian Association has been serving the most vulnerable communities

2017 was an important year for the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Colombian Association: besides celebrating its 60 years of medical and social assistance to the sick, the disadvantaged, rural communities…


Credentials presented by Jordan and Burkina Faso

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, received in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the…


Hospitallers and Hungarians: excavations uncover the Syrian archaeological heritage

Not even seven years of war have managed to stop Prof. Balázs Major’s excavations and archaeological discoveries in Syria. Head of the Department of Archaeology at the “Pázmány Péter” Catholic…


Palestinian Foreign Affair Minister visits the Sovereign Order of Malta to discuss joint projects in the field of aid

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Palestine Riad El Malki was received today at the Grand Magistry by General Secretary of the Foreign Affairs department, Ambassador Stefano Ronca.


Constitutional Reform of the Order of Malta: in Rome the international strategic seminar

The international strategic seminar on the constitutional reform of the Sovereign Order of Malta was held in Rome from 8 to 11 February.


Diplomats Visit the St. John Baptist Hospital in Rome

Monday morning, the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Ambassador to the Holy See, Antonio Zanardi Landi, led a delegation of ambassadors to the St. John Baptist Hospital


Delegation coordinated by Konrad Adenauer Foundation received to discuss migrations

The Secretary General for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Stefano Ronca, received an international group of migrations experts today in the Magistral Villa for a meeting in which the Order of Malta…


Rome: Fra’ Andrew Bertie commemorated on the tenth anniversary of his death

Fra’ Andrew Bertie, 78th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, died in Rome on 7th February 2008.