Latest Embassy News

05/12/2022

THE LIEUTENANT OF THE GRAND MASTER MEETS ALBANIAN PRESIDENT BAJRAM BEGAJ

On December 2nd, on the occasion of the celebrations for the 110th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Albania, the Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ John Dunlap, had a meeting in Rome with the Albanian President, Bajram Begaj. The President thanked the Order of Malta for the many health and social assistance activities carried out in the Balkan country by the ‘Malteser Albania’ volunteer corps with the support of the Order’s Embassy.

03/12/2022

THE ORDER OF MALTA MOURNS THE PASSING OF FRA’ JOHN EDWARD CRITIEN

With great sadness, the Grand Magistry announces the passing of Fra’ John Edward Critien. Grand Prior of Rome and former member of the Sovereign Council of the Order of Malta, he died today in the Magistral Palace at the age of 73.

28/11/2022

Reception on the occasion of the 110th Anniversary of Albania’s Independence

The Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta to Albania, H.E. Stefano Palumbo joined the state reception hosted by the President of the Republic, His Excellency Bajram Begaj on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the declaration of Independence of Albania.

International news

27/01/2023

The Extraordinary Chapter General of the Order of Malta elects the four High Charges of the Sovereign Council

Presided over by the Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap and Cardinal Silvano Maria Tomasi, Special Delegate of the Pope, the Extraordinary Chapter General of the Sovereign Order…

27/01/2023

The Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan prepare for the visit of Pope Francis

The Order of Malta’s embassies in the countries share their insight On his 40th Apostolic trip, Pope Francis will travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo from January 31 to…

26/01/2023

Order of Malta’s Italian and Romanian Relief Corps mission in Ukraine

The delegations of the Order of Malta’s Italian and Romanian Relief Corps (CISOM and SAMR) went to Ukraine, in the south-western region of Kamianets-Podilskyi, to visit some refugee centres, humanitarian-aid…