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Humanitarian Activities

After the restoration of Casa Litta - Palazzo Orsini at Teatro Marcello, completed between the end of 2019 and the whole of 2020 where the Embassy has its headquarters, thanks to the generous support of a group of Italian and foreign friends and sponsors, the Embassy itself has resumed its activities hosting an increasing number of events and donating the resulting contributions to the direct support of a number of charitable and assistance works


The Grand Master and the Order’s Delegation received in audience by Pope Francis

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap, and his Delegation were received in audience this morning at the Vatican by Pope Francis


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.

International news


Countdown to the Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities

The last preparations are underway for the Order of Malta’s tenth Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities, to be held from 29 July to 3 August in Valva,…


Grand Chancellor participates in Forum in Masseria: “Order of Malta present in crisis scenarios”

The new frontiers of security between technologies and direct action. This is the theme of the panel attended by the Sovereign Military Order of Malta’s Grand Chancellor Riccardo Paternò di…


Cyclone in Bangladesh: Order of Malta’s international relief agency launches emergency aid

After Cyclone Remal the intense tropical cyclone that affected West Bengal and Bangladesh in May 2024, the Order of Malta’s international relief agency, Malteser International, launched an emergency aid program by providing €100,000. Together with…