Our National Day on the occasion of St. John the Baptist

Belgrade. June 12, 2018

This year as well, the Festivity of St. John the Baptist, Patron of the Order of Malta, was celebrated in a context of humanitarian and cultural diplomacy. It was organized twelve days prior to the date of Festivity, June 24, so that the traditional opera-event of the Order of Malta could fit the rich calendar of the National Theater in Belgrade. It was defined as the “cultural event of the year in Serbia” by the local press.

International Day of Families

Belgrade, May 15

On May 15th the International Day of Families is celebrated in the World, which was proclaimed by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 1994. This Day is an important opportunity to promote awareness of the problems and the need for resources related to this fundamental topic for all humanity.

Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto has been elected the 80th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

Rome, 2 May 2018

Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto has been elected the 80th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta. The electing body, the Council Complete of State, met in the Magistral Villa, one of the Order of Malta’s two institutional seats, in Rome.

Elected head of the Order of Malta on 29 April 2017, Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre is now elected for life as Grand Master.

Big WISH came true

Niš, April 18, 2018

A big WISH came true in Niš, thanks to collaboration between the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Government of Taipei.

Sandra, a beautiful and solar 12-years old girl, unfortunately, from her birth lives with a rare disease caused by a viral infection contracted when she was only two weeks old.

Focus on problems and prospects of “Humanitarian Diplomacy”

Belgrade, April 16

At the Archbishop’s residence – guests of Belgrade Archbishop, H.E. the Most Reverend Mons. Stanislav Hočevar – was held a Focus-group about Humanitarian Diplomacy, organized by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta intended at exchanging experiences and analyzing problems and prospects of this vast project field that coincides with the millenium old mission of the Order of Malta.

Shelter, happy and satisfied

Belgrade, Easter 2018

Catholic Easter will be celebrated in a few days and Orthodox Easter the week after.

“Our” children from the Shelter already knew they would receive the necessary food for everyday life under the Project “A hot meal in a cold winter” promoted by our Embassy, and some extra things to celebrate Easter.

Important Zepter medical device under the “Make a WISH” Project 2018

Izvor, March 7

Exactly one month ago, on the occasion of the delivery of oxygen concentrator, the Mother Superior Glikerija from the St. Petka Institution expressed to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta her WISH for the girls – protegès of the Center in Izvor. The WISH was a phototherapy device produced in Switzerland by the company Bioptron AG (a company which, since the mid-90’s, has become part of the Zepter industrial group). This modern medical device is used in the professional field in hospitals, specialized institutes, wellness and sports centers: it allows the transformation of light into electrochemical energy, activating a chain of biochemical reactions between cells not limiting itself to the treated skin area but involving the whole organism.