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Visit of Members from the Pontifical University of Saint Anselm

The Order’s Embassy to the Holy See has opened the doors of Casa Litta-Palazzo Orsini to a group of professors and researchers from the Pontifical University of Saint Anselm, led by Rector Prof. Bernhard A. Eckerstorfer, O.S.B. The group was welcomed by the Minister Counsellor of the Embassy, Prince Alessandrojacopo Boncompagni Ludovisi, and during the visit were illustrated the most recent Charitable Projects supported by the Embassy and the Order of Malta’s millennial activity.


The International Conference: “Religious Freedom and Human Integral Development”

“Religious Freedom and Human Integral Development” is the theme of an international conference that took place today at the extraterritorial seat of the Order of Malta on the Aventine. The conference was organized jointly by the Embassy of the Order to the Holy See, the Atlantic Council, Notre Dame University, University of Sussex, John Cabot University, and the Pontifical Urban University. The conference was attended by about sixty university professors and researchers from 19 countries, representatives of governments and religions, as well as personalities from the Holy See and the Order of Malta, and a few others invitees. It focuses one among the most delicate global issues as in many countries there are restrictions on religious freedom and worship.


Project G.I.O.I.A.

The "Project G.I.O.I.A.," ( JOY in English and acronym for YOUTH COMMITMENT EMPLOYMENT INCLUSION HOSPITALITY ) promoted and overseen by the Embassy of the Order of Malta to the Holy See, aims to foster independence and vocational training for young people with disabilities. The project has been developed together with the Diversa Arte Social Cooperative, which has many years of experience in the field. It targets multiple goals: addressing young disabled individuals' desire for autonomy, reducing the burden on families by fostering greater independence for participants, and easing their integration into the workforce

International news


Grand Master inaugurates the new Magistral Archives portal

With a click, this morning the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap, inaugurated the new portal of the Magistral Archives in the Magistral Palace Library in…


Make a WISH: from the Principality of Monaco to Lebanon

The Order of Malta in Lebanon has actively participated in the well-established “Make a WISH to the Order of Malta project”, which provides balanced and nutritious meals to deprived persons…


Grand Commander visits Cameroon and meets Prime Minister

The Grand Commander of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Emmanuel Rousseau, visited Cameroon between 7 and 10 June for a series of spiritual and institutional encounters, beginning with the…