Latest Embassy News
15/07/2021 In the context of history for a new ambitious Make a WISH
Bač, July Traces of the nearly thousand-year-old history of the Sovereign Order of Malta can be found all over the world. Also in Serbia, where the Hospitallers of St. John (nowadays the Sovereign Order of … Read more
25/06/2021 Amb. di Luca (Order of Malta): “We assist the needy to give them the future”
The noble act of assisting the sick, the poor and other people in times of difficulty, has been reaffirmed for over nine hundred years in the ranks of the Order of Malta. On the occasion … Read more
18/03/2021 Important WISH came true: from now on the Clinic for Neurosurgery in Belgrade will be able to perform surgery of Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR)
Belgrade, March 17 Almost two years ago the Embassy received a “Make a WISH” request from the Clinical Center of the Republic of Serbia. Their desire was to introduce a new procedure into the clinical … Read more
08/03/2021 Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2021 – its seventh edition
Regulations Belgrade, march 8 2021 The Sovereign Order of Malta has the millennium old history of assistance to the poor, the weak, the sick, the elderly and the lonely. In Serbia, the Embassy of the … Read more
21/12/2020 Stay children and keep dreaming: we remain close to you!
Belgrade, Christmas 2020 “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” continues its engagement and collects children’s wishes from Serbia even in the time of Covid-19.The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in … Read more
09/11/2020 Fra’ Marco Luzzago elected Lieutenant of Grand Master of Sovereign Order of Malta
Fra’ Marco Luzzago has been elected with a large majority Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta. The Council Complete of State, the electoral body, met on 7 and 8 November … Read more
05/11/2020 The Council Complete of State meets 7 and 8 November
On 29th April, Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Prince and 80th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta died in Rome. According to article 17 of the Constitution, the Grand Commander, … Read more
02/11/2020 Make a WISH, even outside of the border!
Belgrade – Istanbul, November Sometimes the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia receives extremely urgent requests for help. As part of the Embassy project “Make a WISH to the … Read more
20/10/2020 Joint project “Make a WISH“ together with the Ministry of Health in favor of children
Belgrade, July-October 2020 It seems so far in time when on July 31, 2019 we received a “Make a WISH” request from the Clinical Center of the Republic of Serbia. Their desire was to introduce … Read more
09/07/2020 Covid-19: reintroduction of curfew
Belgrade, July 9 Epidemiological situation in Serbia is worsening: 13 deaths were recorded yesterday and 299 new cases. A situation is particularly alarming in Belgrade, therefore the President Aleksandar Vucic has announced reintroduction of new … Read more
25/06/2020 St. John the Baptist, Feast Day of the Sovereign Order of Malta
Niš, June 24 We have been celebrating for years our National Day, St. John the Baptist, at the National Theater in Belgrade by organizing an event of cultural diplomacy. On that occasion, prominent artists from … Read more
14/06/2020 President Aleksandar Vučić takes oath of office – Belgrade, May 31.
President Aleksandar Vučić takes oath of office – Belgrade, May 31. In the greeting after the ceremony, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca trasmitted warm congratulations and good wishes of the Lieutenant of the Grand Master … Read more
29/04/2020 Grand Magistry Announces Death of H.M.E.H. Grand Master Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto
29/04/2020 With profound regret the Grand Magistry announces the death of His Most Eminent Highness the Prince and 80th Grand Master Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, which took place in Rome a … Read more
20/03/2020 Grand Master Order of Malta: “Malades and their families in my prayers”
Dear confreres and consoeurs, dear professionals, volunteers and supporters of the Order of Malta around the world, In this unprecedented moment that is uniting over 150 nations worldwide in facing the same grave challenges, my … Read more
11/12/2019 Children from the “Shelter for Children” in the Project “A hot meal in a cold Winter”
Belgrade, Dec. 9 Since last March “Shelter for Children” has transfered to a new location where it continues to host children and take proffessional care of them. Delegation of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order … Read more
05/12/2019 Order of Malta’s Grand Master praises UNESCO’s commitment to progress and respect of human dignity
The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre, was received today in Paris by Audrey Azoulay, Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The bilateral … Read more
26/07/2019 The Order of Malta expresses deep condolences for the killing of the 35-year-old carabiniere, Mario Cerciello Rega
Rome, July 26 The Order of Malta expresses deep condolences for the killing of the 35-year-old carabiniere, Mario Cerciello Rega, which took place the night between 25 and 26 July in the Prati neighborhood in … Read more
11/07/2019 Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta
As part of the “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” Project, sometimes it is very delicate to assess the requests received at the Embassy. In the last example, the choice and the … Read more
24/06/2019 Our National Day on the occasion of St. John the Baptist
Belgrade, June 22, 2019 This year as well, the Festivity of St. John the Baptist, Patron of the Order of Malta (organized two days prior to Festivity date, June 24) was celebrated in a context … Read more
06/05/2019 The Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta has been held in Rome
The assembly has elected the members of the government for the next five years. Chaired by Grand Master Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, the Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta … Read more
10/03/2019 Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2019 – Fifth edition
The Order of Malta has the millennium old history of assistance to the poor, the weak, the sick, the elderly and the lonely. In Serbia the Embassy of the Sovereign Order in Belgrade, has promoted … Read more
04/03/2019 “A hot meal in a cold Winter”: celebration!
At the end of February the Director of the Shelter for Children Danijela Stajkovic has visited the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade with some of the children-beneficiaries of the Center.
03/01/2019 Charity-Gala in Provence for the Project “A hot meal in a cold Winter”
New Years Eve 2019 Solidarity means not forgetting others while celebrating the arrival of the new year. Also in 2019 the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia will give its support – … Read more
31/12/2018 The last initiative of the “Make a WISH 2018” successfully completed
Nis, December The last “Make a WISH to the Order of Malta” letter has arrived just in time to allow the Commission to “accept” an exception to the “Make a Wish” Regulation that provides support … Read more
27/12/2018 The feast of Saint Nicholas for Serbian children
Belgrade, Dec. 24 This year the anniversary of St. Nicholas, being organized for many years now by the Catholic Archbishop of Belgrade, was celebrated on December 24. One of the most loved and heartfelt children’s … Read more
12/11/2018 International Conference in Belgrade “The European Identity”
Belgrade, Nov. 9-11 The Catholic Archbishop of Belgrade Mons. Stanislav Hocevar organized an international conference “The European Identity” at the premises of the National Bank of Serbia, the Europe whose moral and legal roots are … Read more
13/10/2018 “Make a WISH” for the Union of the blind Serbia
A few months ago the “Union of the blind” Serbia has sent a “WISH” to the Embassy: a Braille printing system. Easy to understand, the life of the blind is particularly complicated, especially bearing in … Read more
12/10/2018 Ambassador Alberto di Luca in talks with the Political Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Zoran Vujić.
Belgrade, 12 October 2018 Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia Alberto di Luca had a meeting with the Political Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Zoran Vujic. During the cordial … Read more
11/07/2018 Make a WISH 2018
Belgrade, 11 July Every WISH which arrives at the Embassy of the Order in Belgrade is always the bearer of difficult stories and, often, of suffering that affects and moves.
13/06/2018 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 … Read more
31/05/2018 An important help from the Order of Malta Switzerland
Belgrade, May 31 The Order of Malta has diplomatic relations with 107 countries in the world and with 15 countries more maintains specific official relations which make the international cooperation possible and operational.
28/05/2018 First Secretary of our Embassy has joined the Sovereign Order of Malta
Sacro Monte of Varese, Italy, May 26 With a solemn religious Ceremony at the Sanctuary of Santa Maria del Monte – on the Sacred Mount of Varese – the investiture of the new brothers to … Read more
03/05/2018 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 … Read more
17/04/2018 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 … Read more
21/03/2018 Ambassador of Serbia presented his Credential Letters to the Sovereign Order of Malta
Rome, Magistral Palace, March 20 Newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta, H.E. Dejan Šahović, has presented today his Letters of Credence to the Lieutenant of the Grand … Read more
07/03/2018 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 … Read more
22/02/2018 “A hot meal in a cold winter” in the Capital of Serbia
Belgrade, February 22nd, 2018 The Project “A hot meal in a cold winter”, promoted by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, is in its fourth year. This winter as well, it … Read more
18/02/2018 The Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) – The Plenary Assembly
Bucharest, February 15 and 16 The work of the 12th Plenary Assembly of the PAM (Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean) is concluded in Bucharest. Among the most relevant and interesting speeches was the one presented … Read more
08/02/2018 Medical device for the Institution St. Petka in Izvor
February 8, 2018, St. Petka, Center for women with disabilities in Izvor. In January, the Management of the Center has informed the Embassy in Belgrade about their “WISH”, necessary and urgent: an oxygen concentrator, indispensable for … Read more
04/01/2018 Christmas atmosphere at the “Shelter for children” in Belgrade
A successful Charity Dinner organized by the spouses Luigi and Ulrike Ruggeri in mid-December, on the Cote d‘Azur, enabled the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia to support the Project “A hot … Read more
05/12/2017 Pre-Christmas “Make a WISH” for Sremcica
Sremcica, December Solidarity has no units of measure, so it would be reductive to think of the WISH received from the Center in Sremcica with their request of the tons of food products like potatoes, … Read more
09/11/2017 Another small step for us, a giant leap for Sandra!
Nis, November 8 Perhaps even more than joy and gratitude, little Sandra’s and her perents’ eyes revealed the apperent surprise that one WISH, or even better – one dream would come true.
06/11/2017 Milk, oil and yoghurt for the Center in Sremcica
Belgrade, Nov. 3rd The new Director of the Center in Sremcica – which takes care of orphans with physical and psychological disabilities – Sandra Peric, expressed an urgent WISH, a few days ago: not to … Read more
30/10/2017 “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2017”: another delicate child surgery
Nis, October At the beginning of October, we have received a letter (you can find a translation in english on the website) from a father who expressed the “WISH” of his ill child.
24/10/2017 Sremcica calling – the Embassy responds
Sremcica, October 2017 We have recently received a request for help from the Institution in Sremcica which takes care of orphans with different levels of disability.
11/10/2017 “A hot meal in a cold winter“ continuing in winter 2017-2018
Begrade, Oct.10th Ambassador Alberto di Luca has visited Shelter for children and confirmed the support of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta of the project “A hot meal in a cold winter“ during … Read more
09/10/2017 Reunion of young Catholics from all over Serbia
Belgrade, Oct. 7th, 2017 The Archdiocese of Belgrade has organized a reunion of young Catholics from all over Serbia in the capital. “Bringing our youth together is very important – said H.E. Rev. Mons. Stanislav … Read more
10/07/2017 Ongoing surgical interventions of the “Make a WISH“ Project. A nice letter of thanks!
Niš, July 10 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta is still receiving letters with requests for help for children in need regarding urgent or difficult surgical procedures, as part of the programme “Make … Read more
26/06/2017 Ambassador di Luca at the inauguration ceremony of the new President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic
Belgrade, June 23rd Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Frà Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto has nominated Ambassador Alberto di Luca as his representative at the inauguration ceremony … Read more
22/06/2017 Our National Day on the occasion of St. John the Baptist
Belgrade, June 20 th, 2017 A few days before the Festivity (June 24th) of the Patron Saint of the Sovereign Order of Malta, this year as well, we have celebrated our National Day in the … Read more
16/06/2017 Another letter “Make a WISH”, another operation
Nis, June 2017 At the beginning of June, we at the Embassy have received a letter of a mother who wrote about the difficult condition of her 7 year old son, Jovan S., who was … Read more
12/06/2017 Cultural and music values united with ideals of humanitarian mission of the Order of Malta
This year in Belgrade, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta wanted to combine the timeless cultural and music values with the eternal humanitarian and charitable mission of the Order, in Serbia and all … Read more
08/06/2017 Another two letters “Make a WISH”
Belgrade, June the 8 In the last few days we have received at the Embassy another two letters “Make a WISH” from two girls: Milica C. (13 years) and Sladjana D. (11 years).
01/06/2017 President Aleksandar Vučić takes oath of office, assumes Serbian presidency
Belgrade, May 31 at 12.00h Serbia’s new president, Aleksandar Vučić, took the oath of office before the Serbian National Assembly in Belgrade and made his first speech as the Head of the State. The solemn … Read more
26/05/2017 Friendship and appreciation for humanitarian action of the Order of Malta in Serbia and all over the World
Belgrade, may During usual and cordial meetings with the colleagues, the Ambassadors from the accredited Diplomatic corps in Belgrade, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca held talks with the Croatian Ambassador Gordan Markotic and the Austrian Ambassador Johannes Eigner at their Embassies.
24/05/2017 Project “A hot meal in a cold winter” completed
Belgrade, May 23 The Director of the Center Shelter for Children, Mrs. Danijela Stajkovic and some of the children accommodated in this well-organized and efficient social institution from Belgrade, have warmly welcomed the Ambassador Alberto … Read more
29/04/2017 Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto elected Lieutenant of the Grand Master of Sovereign Order of Malta
Rome, 29 April 2017 Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto was this morning elected Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta. The electing body, the Council Complete of State, … Read more