Cordial meeting with the Minister of Health of Serbia

Belgrade, September 29th, 2016

Palace of Serbia

The humanitarian, social and hospitaller mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta is at the center of the calendar of meetings of Ambassador Alberto di Luca with members of the new Serbian government formed after the recent elections.

During the cordial meeting, held at the Palace of Serbia, Minister of Health, Zlatibor Lončar, expressed to Ambassador di Luca attention and gratitude of his Government for the multiple and beneficial activities implemented in the country by the Embassy of the Order in Belgrade.

In Lithuania the Stakeholder Conference of the Sovereign Order of Malta

Vilnius, September 9- 10

In the presence of the Grand Chancellor H.E. Albrecht von Boeselager and the Grand Hospitaller H.E. Dominique de La Rochefoucauld, was held in Vilnius – Lithuania – the second conference of the Ambassadors and Associations of the Sovereign Order of Malta of Central and Eastern Europe.

During the works: Management and Communication’s Panel. At the center, with the microphone in hand, the director of Communications of the Magistral Palace, Eugenio Ajroldi

During the works: Management and Communication’s Panel. At the center, with the microphone in hand, the director of Communications of the Magistral Palace, Eugenio Ajroldi

Not only “Make a WISH”

Belgrade, August 2016
The humanitarian activities of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, despite the intense efforts aimed at this time at the project “Make a WISH”, haven’t forgotten on the many other social and hospital realities on which their energies have been devoted for years.

The Knights of children’s hearts

One may often read in the local media that “this Ambassador” of this powerful country puts down “this other one”, “that Ambassador” of another powerful country, “pushes that other one”. For one Ambassador one may hear that he is here to get the hand of St. John the Baptist and the Icon of Lady of Philerme… that Ambassador, Alberto di Luca, a representative of the Knights of Malta, has let us follow him for a few days and find out the truth about his work. The only thing he got was children’s smiles …

Our National Day: Humanitarian diplomacy and culture.

Belgrade, June 22nd
For the second year in a row the festivity of St. John the Baptist, Patron Saint of the Sovereign Order of Malta, was celebrated in a context of humanitarian diplomacy and culture.

While it is clear to all that our mission is in favor of those most in need in the world, particularly in the 120 countries where we are present, sometimes it is harder to remember that our nearly 1,000 years of history also include culture. And so, for the second consecutive year, in the picturesque setting of the National Theatre of Belgrade, was performed the famous opera of Giuseppe Verdi “Rigoletto”, masterfully interpreted by the baritone Alberto Gazale and soprano Elena Mosuc.

At the National Theatre, in the presence of 550 people and the institutional, religious, diplomatic and cultural authorities, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca has addressed

Newsweek media partner of “Make a WISH”

Belgrade, June 15th, 2016

We are proud to announce that the project of our Embassy “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” for 2016 has attracted the attention, and the willingness to support it, of the Serbian edition of the prestigious magazine Newsweek.

Alternations in the Embassy

Belgrade, May

This month Mr. Albert Bouffier has left his position of Secretary of the Embassy at the Belgrade’s Chancellery. After two years of active and valued commitment, for which the Ambassador di Luca expressed his deepest gratitude, Bouffier has relinquished his diplomatic assignment due to increased work and family commitments. To replace him, Mr. Luca Marzocco was called that has, for some time, been collaborating on the humanitarian and social activities promoted by the Embassy to the Republic of Serbia.