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Published in Issue n. 23 of Horizons, Journal of International Relations and sustainable development, teh article by Ambassador Zanardi Landi titled ""THE WAR IN UKRAINE AND THE CRISIS OF MULTILATERALISM".
Led by the Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap at his first official engagement after his very recent election, the traditional appointment of the Order’s members and volunteers gathered in Lourdes about 6,000 participants, among which 1,077 sick people.
The social and humanitarian projects of the Order of Malta have been illustrated by the Ambassador of the Order to the Holy See during of a broadcast of the network EWTN's titled " The Church & Charity: Praying, Caring, Saving ".
The Council Complete of State, on May 3rd, 2023, elected Fra' John Dunlap as Prince and 81st Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, in the Magistral Villa on the Aventine, by an absolute majority of votes.
The Embassy to the Holy See organized a trip to Otricoli - historical roman town place of origin of many famous works of art, among which stands out the so called “Giove di Otricoli” - dedicated to the Diplomatic Corps accredited to the Holy See and to the Sovereign Order of Malta, kindly hosted for one day by the Minister Counsellor of the Embassy to Italy, owner of a large farm in the area.
The Order of Malta, with the participation as a speaker of Ambassador Zanardi Landi, is present at the inaugural session of the Venice Conference "West and Orients", an important event of reflection and of necessary dialogue, indispensable, especially today in relation to the great geopolitical tensions between Orient and West.
Invited by Rovshan Muradov, General Secretary of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center - an international, non-political organization dedicated to build dialogue and mutual respect between cultures and peoples- Ambassador of the SM Order of Malta to the Holy See, Antonio Zanardi Landi, took part in the annual Global Baku Forum, which for its 10th Edition 2023 was titled “The World of Today: Challenges and Hopes”.
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 Ambassador of the Order of Malta to the Holy See hosted in Palazzo Orsini a “Conversation-Lunch” with eight Vatican correspondents from the major sectorial Press (Ansa, La Repubblica, Sky TG24, Aci Stampa, La Croix, Vatican Radio), the Grand Chancellor and the Grand Hospitaller, back from his journey in Ukraine.