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



The Sovereign Order of Malta at WHS in Istanbul

Reaffirming the principles of humanitarian action: humanity, impartiality, neutrality and independence, is one of the goals of the participation of the Order of Malta in the first World Humanitarian Summit.


Order of Malta’s Grand Commander Visits Soup Kitchen in Pompeii

Grand Commander Fra’ Ludwig Hoffmann Von Rumerstein visited the Shrine of Pompeii and met with Archbishop Tommaso Caputo, Pontifical Delegate of the Shrine and Fra’ Luigi Naselli di Gela, the…


Towards the World Humanitarian Summit: the engagement of the Sovereign Order of Malta

After three years of intense consultations, world leaders will convene in Istanbul on 23 and 24 May for the first ever WHS.


7000 in Lourdes for the Order of Malta’s 58th International Pilgrimage

The Order of Malta’s 58th international pilgrimage to the Marian shrine of Lourdes has now ended.


The Grand Chancellor in Official Visit to Belarus

The Grand Chancellor visited Belarus on 25-26 April, received by the Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov and the Minister for Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei.


The Order’s Lithuanian relief service launches project for WW2 heroes

A new project, ‘Courage among nations,’ spotlights care for the elderly in Lithuania – a group who rescued Jews in danger during WW2.


Credentials presented by Monaco and Croatia

The Grand Master of the Order of Malta received the new Ambassadors of Pricipality of Monaco and Croatia.


Photographic exhibition on humanitarian crises opens at the University Holy Cross in Rome

A collection of over 50 photos by the Czech photographer Jan Šibík witnessing some of the most horrendous global humanitarian tragedies.


The Grand Chancellor received by the Ukrainian Prime Minister in Kiev

The Grand Chancellor received by the Ukrainian Prime Minister in Kiev. New cooperation and humanitarian aid projects among key topics.