News

19/06/2023

Grand Master and Delegation of the Order in audience with Pope Francis

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap, was received in audience this morning at the Vatican by Pope Francis, discharged just a few days before from the hospital.

08/06/2023

Christianity, Europe and its Mission in the World”: European People’s Party delegation meets at the Magistral Villa

After months of preparations and close contacts between the Embassy of the Order of Malta to the Holy See and the European Parlament, on June the 8th the Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap received some 100 European members of the European People’s Party at the Magistral Villa on the Aventine in Rome for a debate on the role of Christian values in European integration process.

25/05/2023

The Ambassador’s article for Horizons

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".

05/05/2023

65th International Pilgrimage of the Order to Lourdes

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.

04/05/2023

EWTN Event “The Church & Charity: Praying, Caring, Saving “

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 ".

03/05/2023

Fra’ John Dunlap has been elected Prince and 81st Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta.

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.

01/04/2023

Trip to Otricoli for the Diplomatic Corps

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.

13/03/2023

Venice Conference “West and Orients”- march 10th/14th

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.

09/03/2023

X Global Baku Forum – “The World of Today: Challenges and Hopes” 9 /11 March 2023

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”.