Latest Embassy News

Masks for Saint Petka Institution

16/06/2021 Masks for Saint Petka Institution

Izvor, June The pandemic has kept social distancing but in the Embassy, we have always remained in our thoughts close to the St. Petka Institution in Izvor, which hosts dozens of girls with physical and … Read more

The Archbishop of Belgrade had a WISH

09/06/2021 The Archbishop of Belgrade had a WISH

Belgrade, June 9th The Catholic Archbishop of Belgrade Msgr. Stanislav Hocevar has recently informed the Embassy of his new project. It is about refurnishing the Catholic library, which contains numerous ancient, historical and rare books … Read more

Always attentive to Culture as well

04/06/2021 Always attentive to Culture as well

“Antun Gustav Matos” Foundation and Croatian cultural center in Belgrade The Sovereign Order of Malta in its thousand-year history has always paid great attention to culture as well. In our “modest“ way, the Embassy to … Read more

New website!

17/05/2021 New website!

Belgrade, May 18 ‘21 As of today, we are online with our new version of the website of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia. It is new in … Read more

It is a prayer more than a WISH

17/05/2021 It is a prayer more than a WISH

Belgrade – Montemurlo (Prato-Italia) May 9 In Italy, a few days ago, a young 22-year-old mother died at work. Unfortunately like many other women in Europe or Serbia or any other country. The news, however, saddened … Read more

Important WISH came true: from now on the Clinic for Neurosurgery in Belgrade will be able to perform surgery of Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR)

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

Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2021 – its seventh edition

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

Covid masks for the Orthodox Church

08/02/2021 Covid masks for the Orthodox Church

Belgrade, Church of St. Petka Emergencies, daily needs, especially during the Covid pandemic, must not make us forget the history and beauty of a city. Adjacent to the walls of the Belgrade fortress – Kalemegdan, … Read more

A hot Meal in a cold Winter

19/01/2021 A hot Meal in a cold Winter

In addition to the project “Make a WISH to the Order of Malta”, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta has been providing for years valuable support to the Shelter for Children in Belgrade … Read more

Stay children and keep dreaming: we remain close to you!

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

4th Day of the Poor

16/11/2020 4th Day of the Poor

Kovin, November 15 For the Sovereign Order of Malta, the Fourth World day of the poor is not only a moment of participation but it is, above all, a moment of help. This is the … Read more

Fra’ Marco Luzzago elected Lieutenant of Grand Master of Sovereign Order of Malta

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

The Council Complete of State meets 7 and 8 November

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

Make a WISH, even outside of the border!

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

Joint project “Make a WISH“ together with the Ministry of Health in favor of children

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

Make a WISH from Izvor

10/09/2020 Make a WISH from Izvor

 Monastery in Izvor, Sept. 2020 Recently, we visited once again the Institution St.Petka, taken care by the Monastery in Izvor. This time we were accompanied by the Elder Borivoje Borac and 4 young missionaries and … Read more

Covid-19: reintroduction of curfew

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

St. John the Baptist, Feast Day of the Sovereign Order of Malta

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

St. Anthony

15/06/2020 St. Anthony

Belgrade, june 13 In Serbia, St. Anthony (died in Padua-Italy on June 13, 1231) is greatly venerated and therefore also this year – with all the limitations imposed by Covid-19 – they wanted to remember … Read more

President Aleksandar Vučić takes oath of office – Belgrade, May 31.

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

COVID-19 and older adults

29/05/2020 COVID-19 and older adults

Belgrade, May 29, 2020 As it is well-known, the COVID-19 pandemic has affected especially older people across the world.  Therefore, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, immediately accepted … Read more

COVID19

12/05/2020 COVID19

The Corona virus has affected people worldwide regardless of gender, age and social status. As might be expected, during the COVID-19 pandemic, the poorest and people above the age of 65 were exposed to inconveniences … Read more

Grand Magistry Announces Death of H.M.E.H. Grand Master Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto

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

Grand Master Order of Malta: “Malades and their families in my prayers”

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

PAM Plenary Assembly

21/02/2020 PAM Plenary Assembly

Athens, feb 21st During the 14th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) which took place in Athens, an award was given to CISOM (Italian Rescue Corps of the Sovereign Order of … Read more

Grand Master’s Christmas message

24/12/2019 Grand Master’s Christmas message

Dear confreres and consoeurs, dear supporters of the Order around the world, Christmas is a time of joy, of light and of hope. Let us open our hearts to the Son of God, and welcome … Read more

Children from the “Shelter for Children” in the Project “A hot meal in a cold Winter”

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

Feast of Saint Nicholas

09/12/2019 Feast of Saint Nicholas

Belgrade, Dec. 8 Children in Serbia are overjoyed with St. Nicholas Day celebration. For this reason, today, in front of the Church of St. Anthony of Padua in Belgrade, after the Holy Mass, the Ambassador … Read more

Order of Malta’s Grand Master praises UNESCO’s commitment to progress and respect of human dignity

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

Make a WISH

22/11/2019 Make a WISH

Milan, November 21, 2019 It was June 2015, when the first Charity Dinner was organized in the Principality of Monaco in favor of the “Make a WISH” project. It was a success both for the … Read more

World Day of the Poor

19/11/2019 World Day of the Poor

Belgrade, Nov. 19, 2019 This year as well, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta wanted to take active part in the “World Day of the Poor” thus affirming the millennial charism of the … Read more

One more WISH

30/10/2019 One more WISH

Serbia – Milan (Italy), October 29 There is a Hospital in Italy considered as a Centre of excellence at the international level: Monzino Cardiology Centre in Milan. Both for medical staff and equipment, Monzino is … Read more

Humanitarian diplomacy

17/10/2019 Humanitarian diplomacy

Seregno (Italy) – Izvor (Serbia) – Taiwan October 17 For many years now, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has been offering support to the Institution St.Petka, taken care by the … Read more

“Make a WISH” with SOS

15/10/2019 “Make a WISH” with SOS

Kraljevo, October 15 In the city of Kraljevo, a Center – SOS Children’s Village – that houses 77 children up to 18 years of age has been operating successfully from 2004. SOS Children’s Village represents … Read more

The Order of Malta expresses deep condolences for the killing of the 35-year-old carabiniere, Mario Cerciello Rega

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

Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta

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

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

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

“A hot meal in a cold Winter”

07/05/2019 “A hot meal in a cold Winter”

Belgrade, Orthodox Easter We have received at the Embassy, ​​and willingly share with you, the photos taken on the day of Orthodox Easter at the “Shelter for children”. It was a moment of joy with … Read more

The Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta has been held in Rome

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

Make a Wish supports Focolare Movement

22/03/2019 Make a Wish supports Focolare Movement

We have received one request, one WISH, from the Focolare Movement. A man close to the Focolare has been ill for many years and needed an important intervention. The case was reported to the Embassy … Read more

Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2019 – Fifth edition

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

“A hot meal in a cold Winter”: celebration!

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.

13th Plenary Session of the PAM

22/02/2019 13th Plenary Session of the PAM

Belgrade, Feb. 21/22 13th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean was held in Belgrade on February 21 and 22, with perfect hospitality of the Serbian Parliament. During the works, inaugurated by the … Read more

Charity-Gala in Provence for the Project “A hot meal in a cold Winter”

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

The last initiative of the “Make a WISH 2018” successfully completed

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

The feast of Saint Nicholas for Serbian children

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

Proceeding with “Make a WISH”

13/12/2018 Proceeding with “Make a WISH”

Belgrade, Dec. 13 Sometimes we receive a letter at the Embassy with request for a “WISH” that is also a birthday present. Such a case occurred last month when we got a “Make a WISH … Read more

World Day of the Poor

19/11/2018 World Day of the Poor

Belgrade, Nov. 18, 2018 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta wanted to participate actively in the “World Day of the Poor” through its initiative dedicated to the marginalized and elderly people, affirming in … Read more

International Conference in Belgrade “The European Identity”

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

“Make a WISH” for the Union of the blind Serbia

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

Ambassador Alberto di Luca in talks with the Political Director of the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Zoran Vujić.

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

No vacation for “Make a WISH”!

27/07/2018 No vacation for “Make a WISH”!

Belgrade, July 27th In the exemplary synthesis of tender humanity and impeccable professionalism in the Institution St. Petka in Izvor, near Paracin, it happens frequently that some needs emerge to which the “system” seems to … Read more

Make a WISH 2018

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.

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

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

An important help from the Order of Malta Switzerland

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.

First Secretary of our Embassy has joined the Sovereign Order of Malta

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

International Day of Families

15/05/2018 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 … Read more

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

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

Big WISH came true

19/04/2018 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 … Read more

Focus on problems and prospects of “Humanitarian Diplomacy”

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

Shelter, happy and satisfied

29/03/2018 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 … Read more

Ambassador of Serbia presented his Credential Letters to the Sovereign Order of Malta

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

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

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

“A hot meal in a cold winter” in the Capital of Serbia

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

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) – The Plenary Assembly

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

Medical device for the Institution St. Petka in Izvor

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

Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2018

23/01/2018 Make a WISH to the Order of Malta 2018

Initiative in favour of Serbian children with difficult pathologies The Order of Malta has the millenium old history of assistance to the poor, the weak and the sick. In Serbia the Embassy of the Sovereign … Read more

Christmas atmosphere at the “Shelter for children” in Belgrade

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

An evening of solidarity greetings

18/12/2017 An evening of solidarity greetings

Saint Paul de Vence (France), Dec 17, 2017 This year as well with the Christmas at the doorstep, we can feel a cold Balcan winter reminding us of difficulties that many children face to have … Read more

Pre-Christmas “Make a WISH” for Sremcica

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

Another small step for us, a giant leap for Sandra!

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.

Milk, oil and yoghurt for the Center in Sremcica

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

“Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2017”: another delicate child surgery

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.

Sremcica calling – the Embassy responds

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.

“A hot meal in a cold winter“ continuing in winter 2017-2018

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

Reunion of young Catholics from all over Serbia

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

Tipical “Make a WISH” letter

30/09/2017 Tipical “Make a WISH” letter

Belgrade, September 30th We have received recently, at the Embassy, a “Make a WISH“ letter written by the perents of the 11-year old girl, Sandra R. In the second week of life, she got an … Read more

Izvor, always in our thoughts

25/07/2017 Izvor, always in our thoughts

July 25, 2017 For the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, the Monastery of St.Petka in Izvor, in particular – Center run by orthodox nuns, is a true example of human solidarity, … Read more

Ongoing surgical interventions of the “Make a WISH“ Project. A nice letter of thanks!

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

Ambassador di Luca at the inauguration ceremony of the new President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic

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

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

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

Another letter “Make a WISH”, another operation

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

Cultural and music values united with ideals of humanitarian mission of the Order of Malta

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

Another two letters “Make a WISH”

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).

President Aleksandar Vučić takes oath of office, assumes Serbian presidency

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

Friendship and appreciation for humanitarian action of the Order of Malta in Serbia and all over the World

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.

Project “A hot meal in a cold winter” completed

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

Serving “our lords the sick”

08/05/2017 Serving “our lords the sick”

A millennium old institution whose primary objective is providing assistance and support to the sick, the poor and the excluded nowadays is present in the whole world without distinction of nationality, language, religion.  With its … Read more

Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto elected Lieutenant of the Grand Master of Sovereign Order of Malta

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

Easter Bazaar in Belgrade

20/04/2017 Easter Bazaar in Belgrade

April, 2017 This year as well, H.R.H. Crown Princess Katherine Karadjordjevic has organized the traditional Serbian Easter Bazaar of women’s handicrafts that is held under the auspices of Her Foundation. The purpose of this noble … Read more

Make a WISH 2017

06/04/2017 Make a WISH 2017

Belgrade, April 6th The Project “Make a WISH 2017” organized by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade will make it possible, in the course of this year, for foreign medical surgeons … Read more

First letter arrived, first WISH fulfilled!

16/03/2017 First letter arrived, first WISH fulfilled!

Belgrade, March 16th The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta has received the first letter in February concerning our project Make a WISH 2017. Just to remember, the Project for the year 2017 encouraged … Read more

59th Anniversary of the “Shelter for Children”

23/02/2017 59th Anniversary of the “Shelter for Children”

Belgrade, February 22, 2017   On the day of celebration at the “Vuk Karadzić” theatre in Belgrade, a musical and dance spectacle was performed by stage performers – children from the “Shelter for Children” in … Read more

The first phase of the “Make a WISH” Project

13/02/2017 The first phase of the “Make a WISH” Project

Belgrade, February 10, 2017 The first phase of the “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” is to raise awareness among parents and families concerned of the scope of this new and important … Read more

The Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing resigns from office

30/01/2017 The Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing resigns from office

Fra’ Ludwig Hoffmann von Rumerstein assumes the office of Lieutenant ad interim, Albrecht Boeselager resumes his office as Grand Chancellor The Sovereign Council, the government of the Sovereign Order of Malta, met this afternoon in … Read more

The Balkan Hard Winter Spares No One

26/01/2017 The Balkan Hard Winter Spares No One

Belgrade, 26th January 2017 This year 2017, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta will, once again, stand by children. The Order will demonstrate its support through an important project titled “Make a WISH to the Sovereign … Read more

Make a WISH 2017 presented in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

20/01/2017 Make a WISH 2017 presented in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Belgrade, January 2017 Excellent relations between Republic of Serbia and the Sovereign Order of Malta continued after recent official visit of the Grand Hospitaller of the Order,  H.E. Prince Dominique de la Rochefoucauld-Montbel. Many activities already … Read more

Make a WISH Project

19/01/2017 Make a WISH Project

Belgrade, Jan 17, 2017 In addition to the constructive meeting of the Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Order of Malta, H.E. Prince Dominique de la Rochefoucauld-Montbel and the Serbian Minister of Health, H.E. Zlatibor Loncar, … Read more

Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2017

04/01/2017 Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2017

Initiative in favour of Serbian children with difficult pathologies The Order of Malta has more than 900 years of history of assistance to the poor, the weak and the sick. In Serbia the Embassy of … Read more

“ MAKE A WISH 2016 “ PROJECT COMPLETED

30/12/2016 “ MAKE A WISH 2016 “ PROJECT COMPLETED

Sremcica and Izvor, December 27 and 28 Just in time before the Orthodox Christmas, in the last week of December, a significant quantity of day/night clothes has been delivered to the institutions in Sremcica and … Read more

Last stages of the “Make a WISH 2016” project

14/12/2016 Last stages of the “Make a WISH 2016” project

Sremcica, December 2016 One of the most requested WISHES by the kids of the Orphanage of Sremcica was a Minibus to enable them to commute to schools, sports halls or even “just” to be able … Read more

Official visit to the Republic of Serbia of the Grand Hospitaller of the Order of Malta

08/12/2016 Official visit to the Republic of Serbia of the Grand Hospitaller of the Order of Malta

Belgrade,  December 8th 2016 Following the invitation of H.E. Zlatibor Lončar, Minister of Health of the Republic of Serbia, to an official visit to Belgrade, the Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta … Read more

The Protocol for Cooperation between the Government of Serbia and The Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta has been signed

05/12/2016 The Protocol for Cooperation between the Government of Serbia and The Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta has been signed

Belgrade, Palace of Serbia, December 1st    The State Secretary of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Affairs of Serbia, dr. Nenad Ivanisevic, and Mr. Lajos Györi-Dani the President of the Hungarian Charity Service … Read more

Continues the delivery of WISHES to the orphanage in Sremcica

14/10/2016 Continues the delivery of WISHES to the orphanage in Sremcica

Sremcica, October 14th On the long list of WISHES received at the Embassy from Sremcica, great attention has been given to clothing for the children and youth housed in the orphanage located just outside of … Read more

Great joy in Izvor for the arrival of the ambulance

14/10/2016 Great joy in Izvor for the arrival of the ambulance

Izvor, October 14th Such a beautiful setting, consisting of the Fourteenth century monastery, can only accommodate a reality of love and dedication to the 92 disabled girls housed in the center of Izvor of the … Read more

Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic re-elected Chairman of the parliamentary group of friendship Serbia – Order of Maltae di Malta

10/10/2016 Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic re-elected Chairman of the parliamentary group of friendship Serbia – Order of Maltae di Malta

Belgrade, October 7th For the second consecutive time Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic – Vice President of the Serbian Parliament – was elected Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of friendship between the Republic of Serbia and the … Read more

Cordial meeting with the Minister of Health of Serbia

30/09/2016 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 … Read more

“The Global Fund for Forgotten People” for “Make a WISH”

30/09/2016 “The Global Fund for Forgotten People” for “Make a WISH”

Izvor, September 28th, 2016 Many WISHES have been received from the center Izvor of the Serbian Orthodox Church’s Monastery “St. Petka“, in the village of Izvor, which houses 92 girls with mental disabilities, as well … Read more

In Lithuania the Stakeholder Conference of the Sovereign Order of Malta

12/09/2016 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 … Read more

Not only “Make a WISH”

05/09/2016 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 … Read more

Monastery of Izvor, “Make a WISH”: an ambulance.

19/07/2016 Monastery of Izvor, “Make a WISH”: an ambulance.

Como – Belgrade, July 2016 One of the most important WISHES of the home that welcomes girls with mental disabilities of the Monastery of the Serbian Orthodox Church “St. Petka”, in the village of Izvor, … Read more

The Knights of children’s hearts

01/07/2016 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 … Read more

Our National Day: Humanitarian diplomacy and culture.

23/06/2016 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. … Read more

Newsweek media partner of “Make a WISH”

14/06/2016 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 … Read more

Interview at the National Serbian TV network RTS for the “Jutarnji program”

09/06/2016 Interview at the National Serbian TV network RTS for the “Jutarnji program”

Belgrade, June 9th The second edition of the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta”, promoted by our Embassy in Serbia, is collecting an increasing interest among the leading Serbian media.

Alternations in the Embassy

31/05/2016 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 … Read more

THE WORLD HUMANITARIAN SUMMIT (Istanbul 23-24 May 2016)

26/05/2016 THE WORLD HUMANITARIAN SUMMIT (Istanbul 23-24 May 2016)

SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA FINAL REPORT GENERAL FEATURES OF THE SUMMIT The World Humanitarian Summit. The first World Humanitarian Summit launched by initiative of the United Nations Secretary General Ban-Ki-moon was held in Istanbul on … Read more

An evening of humanitarian diplomacy and culture with the Opera RIGOLETTO at the National Opera Theater in Belgrade

24/05/2016 An evening of humanitarian diplomacy and culture with the Opera RIGOLETTO at the National Opera Theater in Belgrade

On the occasion of the National Day of the Sovereign Order of Malta, the Embassy to the Republic of Serbia, presents an evening of humanitarian diplomacy and cultural offering access to the prestigious National Opera … Read more

Continues the delivery of the “Make a WISH”

19/05/2016 Continues the delivery of the “Make a WISH”

Belgrade, the Embassy’s chancery A couple of days ago, a collaborator of the Sremcica Center (near Belgrade) that houses orphaned or abandoned children, visited the Embassy to pick up the clothing of Italian origin.

Humanitarian diplomacy and culture for the next annual Feast of the Order of Malta

12/05/2016 Humanitarian diplomacy and culture for the next annual Feast of the Order of Malta

Belgrade, National Theatre The humanitarian mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta, in its nearly thousand years of history, has stood by culture. It is for that purpose that, for the second year in a … Read more

“Make a WISH”, fast help!

07/05/2016 “Make a WISH”, fast help!

Izvor, May 5th Within the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta”, organized again this year by the Embassy of the Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, a lot of … Read more

“Make a WISH” 2016 continues…

16/04/2016 “Make a WISH” 2016 continues…

Sremcica, April The main development of the 2016 edition of the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” is to be alongside to those most in need  as soon as possible, without … Read more

The letters for “Make a WISH” are arriving. And the first WISH has already been “delivered”!

04/04/2016 The letters for “Make a WISH” are arriving. And the first WISH has already been “delivered”!

Sremcica, April 2016 From March 15th the boys and girls housed in the orphanages and Centers for youth with mental disabilities in Sremcica and Izvor – in Serbia – have begun to send, to the … Read more

“A hot meal in a cold winter” has been extended

31/03/2016 “A hot meal in a cold winter” has been extended

Belgrade, March 30th, 2016 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has decided to support, during the winter of 2015/2016, the facility “Shelter for children” which has been operating in Belgrade for … Read more

Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2016

15/03/2016 Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta 2016

Serbia, March 15 – December 15, 2016 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, in view of the brilliant results achieved in 2015, has decided to repeat in 2016 the initiative “Make … Read more

In the beautiful "framework" of the 14th century a "picture" of human distress

10/03/2016 In the beautiful "framework" of the 14th century a "picture" of human distress

Izvor, March 10 In the beautiful setting of an Orthodox monastery of the fourteenth century, operates a center which houses up to 92 young and older girls, with mental disability issues. The management of the … Read more

"A hot meal in a cold winter"

08/03/2016 "A hot meal in a cold winter"

Belgrade, March 7 This year, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia wants to give even more attention to the needy children, especially to the orphans and the unwell. … Read more

Ambassador di Luca met with the new Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia, Msgr. Suriani

29/02/2016 Ambassador di Luca met with the new Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia, Msgr. Suriani

Belgrade, February 26 The Ambassador Alberto di Luca paid a visit to the Nunciature of the Holy See to address the most devout and friendly welcome, in the name of the Sovereign Order of Malta, … Read more

In progress in Albania the 10th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

18/02/2016 In progress in Albania the 10th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

Tirana, 18-19 February 2016 The Tenth Plenary Assembly of the PAM – Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean – is currently taking place in Tirana with the participation of 240 delegates from 24 countries and six … Read more

Humanitarian aid by the Order of Malta for the refugees in Serbia

11/02/2016 Humanitarian aid by the Order of Malta for the refugees in Serbia

Vranje, February The cold weather of the Balkans has not stopped the flow of migrants, coming from Greece and Macedonia, trying to get to the countries of Central and Northern Europe, transiting through Serbia.

"A hot meal in a cold winter" for 2016 as well

29/01/2016 "A hot meal in a cold winter" for 2016 as well

Belgrade, from January to March This year, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia wanted to give even more attention to the children. And so, the 2016 edition of … Read more

MERRY CHRISTMAS

24/12/2015 MERRY CHRISTMAS

Decembar 24th Best wishes for December 25th to all Catholic Christians, for January 7th to all Orthodox Christians, and extended best wishes to everyone, of every religion, of every political idea, of every nationalitiy! Best … Read more

An important initiative by Malteser International for the refugee crisis

22/12/2015 An important initiative by Malteser International for the refugee crisis

Vranje, December 21st In the wake of the spirit and mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta to support those who are suffering, the Embassy in Belgrade is pleased to announce that, on the occasion … Read more

Refugees and migrants: conference on the role and mission of the Order of Malta

11/12/2015 Refugees and migrants: conference on the role and mission of the Order of Malta

Rome, 11 December 2015 With the interventions of the Grand Chancellor H.E. Albrecht Freiherr von Boeselager, the Grand Hospitaller H.E. Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, H.E. Ambassador Stefano Ronca, the General Secretary of “Malteser International” Ingo … Read more

The Order of Malta at the Women's Club Charity Bazaar

08/12/2015 The Order of Malta at the Women's Club Charity Bazaar

Again this year, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, attended the fifteenth edition of the Women’s Club Charity Bazaar. The laudable initiative organized by the Ambassadors’ spouses in … Read more

Celebrated St. Nicholas

08/12/2015 Celebrated St. Nicholas

The charming tradition of St. Nicholas is celebrated on the eve of December 6th, St. Nicholas Day. The Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta to Serbia, Alberto di Luca, was invited again this year, … Read more

The story of a dream that became a project and then reality: Make a Wish to the Sovereign Order of Malta

14/10/2015 The story of a dream that became a project and then reality: Make a Wish to the Sovereign Order of Malta

Lijg and Sid, October 13th  The story of a dream that became a project and then reality for almost 1,500 Serbian children! A long journey that began last Christmas with an invitation to primary school … Read more

Final preparations for the delivery of the "Make a WISH"

12/10/2015 Final preparations for the delivery of the "Make a WISH"

Belgrade, October 12th It took a lot of work to the Embassy in Belgrade to prepare the two ceremonies of the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta”. A thousand children will … Read more

The Holy Father received the President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic

22/09/2015 The Holy Father received the President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic

Last September 11th, in the Vatican, the Holy Father received His Excellency Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, president of the Republic of Serbia. During the cordial meeting, among the topics discussed were the good relations between the … Read more

Emergency humanitarian assistance for refugees between Serbia and Hungary

17/09/2015 Emergency humanitarian assistance for refugees between Serbia and Hungary

Those who escape from the tragedies of war, persecution and hunger – forced, to survive, to abandon their lands and seek political asylum in another country – are always and unquestionably a humanitarian issue. This … Read more

Continues the collaboration between Monzino (Milan) and the hospital KBC Zvezdara (Belgrade)

11/09/2015 Continues the collaboration between Monzino (Milan) and the hospital KBC Zvezdara (Belgrade)

Belgrade, September 10th 2015 Continues the collaboration between the only entirely cardiological hospital in Europe, the Monzino of Milan, and the University Medical Center Zvezdara of Belgrade. A significant amount of beds and medical equipment … Read more

Make a Wish to the Sovereign Order of Malta

09/09/2015 Make a Wish to the Sovereign Order of Malta

Belgrade, September 9th 2015 On Tuesday, October 13th, will be held the ceremony of handover of the WISHES as conclusion of the charity project initiated in 2014 by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of … Read more

Serbian Parliament: meeting with the Group of friendship Serbia-Order of Malta

24/07/2015 Serbian Parliament: meeting with the Group of friendship Serbia-Order of Malta

Belgrade, July 23rd With a warm and now already familiar atmosphere of cooperation, the Vice President of the Serbian Parliament and Chairman of the Group of friendship Serbia-Order of Malta, Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic welcomed, in … Read more

The Minister of Labor and Social Policy has met with the Ambassador of the Order of Malta

22/07/2015 The Minister of Labor and Social Policy has met with the Ambassador of the Order of Malta

Belgrade, July 22nd The Minister of Labor, Employment and Social Policy, H.E. Aleksandar Vulin, met today at Palace Serbia (Palata Srbije), the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Alberto di Luca. During the meeting … Read more

THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA (TAIWAN) SUPPORTS THE PROJECT OF THE ORDRE DE MALTE FRANCE

01/07/2015 THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA (TAIWAN) SUPPORTS THE PROJECT OF THE ORDRE DE MALTE FRANCE

Rome, 26/06/2015 The project launched thanks to a generous donation from the Republic of China (Taiwan) To step up prevention and develop rehabilitation therapies for leprosy patients in Vietnam: this is the ambitious project of … Read more

Our National Day, in the presence of the President of Parliament, between the sublime music of the Opera Tosca by Puccini and the generous solidarity from the Principality of Monaco

26/06/2015 Our National Day, in the presence of the President of Parliament, between the sublime music of the Opera Tosca by Puccini and the generous solidarity from the Principality of Monaco

Belgrade, June 24th This year’s National Day of St. John the Baptist, traditionally organized by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, was honored by the participation of the President of Parliament, … Read more

From the Principality of Monaco a great help to the "Make a WISH" project

20/06/2015 From the Principality of Monaco a great help to the "Make a WISH" project

Monte Carlo, June 19th In an atmosphere of friendship and solidarity, made even more enjoyable by the beautiful terrace on the seaside and the lovely melodies of famous artists, was held, at the restaurant Twiga … Read more

"MAKE A WISH": THE PATRON AND THE AMBASSADOR OF THE ORDER MET TO REVIEW THE PROGRESS OF THE PROJECT

13/05/2015 "MAKE A WISH": THE PATRON AND THE AMBASSADOR OF THE ORDER MET TO REVIEW THE PROGRESS OF THE PROJECT

Belgrade, May 2015 HRH Crown Prince Alexander II Karadjordjevic received, at the Royal Palace in Belgrade, the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Alberto di Luca, to review the progress of the project. Among … Read more

The First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs receives the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta

07/05/2015 The First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs receives the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta

Belgrade, May 7th In the historic building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was held this morning the warm meeting between the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ivica Dacic, and the … Read more

Continues the collaboration between IEO and Monzino (ITALY) and the hospital KBC Zvezdara

06/05/2015 Continues the collaboration between IEO and Monzino (ITALY) and the hospital KBC Zvezdara

April, 2015 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade was able to collect the availability of the Milanese hospitals IEO and Monzino, who are collecting, for the second time, medical equipment to … Read more

FIRST PHASE OF THE PROJECT “MAKE A WISH” COMPLETED

30/03/2015 FIRST PHASE OF THE PROJECT “MAKE A WISH” COMPLETED

Belgrade, March 30th Today ended the first phase of the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta”: this was the part in which elementary school children, from the areas affected by the … Read more

"A hot meal on a cold winter"

26/03/2015 "A hot meal on a cold winter"

March 2015 The project “A hot meal on a cold winter”, that was initiated last year by our Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade with the collaboration of the local Caritas, changed … Read more

The welcomed recognition from the hospital KBC Zvezdara

24/03/2015 The welcomed recognition from the hospital KBC Zvezdara

Belgrade, March 19th In the presence of President Tomislav Nikolic, at the National Theatre in Belgrade, was held the ceremony for the 80th anniversary of this important health institution. During the evening, were presented the … Read more

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 30th

17/03/2015 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 30th

Belgrade, March 13th The favorable consensus received of the “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta” and the requests from children who were unaware of the possibility of participation to the project until … Read more

A few more days left to participate to "Make a WISH"

11/03/2015 A few more days left to participate to "Make a WISH"

Sid, March 9th The Project Manager of “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta”, Prof. Nenad Prokic, met at Sid with the Mayor Mr. Nikola Vasic and with Mr. Branislav Mauković, president of … Read more

Fruitful continuation of the collaboration with the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia-Order of Malta

19/02/2015 Fruitful continuation of the collaboration with the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia-Order of Malta

At the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, the president of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia – Order of Malta, Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic met again with Ambassador Alberto di Luca. As … Read more

National Day of the Republic of Serbia

16/02/2015 National Day of the Republic of Serbia

February 15th The President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolic, has personally welcomed the guests at the “Gala Reception” on the occasion of the National Day of Serbia. After the National Anthem, the President … Read more

The Mayor of Ub enthusiastic for "Make a WISH"

13/02/2015 The Mayor of Ub enthusiastic for "Make a WISH"

Even the Mayor of Ub, Darko Glišić, expressed to Ambassador Alberto di Luca his personal appreciation for the initiative undertaken by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia. This city was also … Read more

Interest and cooperation from Ljig

07/02/2015 Interest and cooperation from Ljig

Ljig, District of Kolubara Great interest and enthusiasm in Ljig for the project “Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta.” The Mayor of the city affected by the recent severe floods, has warmly … Read more

The Order of Malta at the Annual Conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean in the Principality of Monaco

03/02/2015 The Order of Malta at the Annual Conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean in the Principality of Monaco

February 2nd The Ambassador Alberto di Luca, designated by the Grand Chancellor H.E. Albrecht Freiherr von Boeselager, represented for the second time the Sovereign Order of Malta at the Annual Plenary Conference of the Parliamentary … Read more

The collaboration of the Mayors for the project "Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta"

27/01/2015 The collaboration of the Mayors for the project "Make a WISH to the Sovereign Order of Malta"

Mionica, January 27th In Serbia there could not have been a better day to start the collaborations with Mayors of the areas affected by floods, for the launch of the project “Make a WISH”. Today … Read more

Kragujevac

13/01/2015 Kragujevac

January 6th, 2015 On January 6th (for the Orthodox Christmas Eve), inside the Assembly Hall of Kragujevac, took place the handover of the humanitarian aid from the Supermarkets Esselunga of Milan, delivered in Serbia thanks … Read more

Repeated this year, "A hot meal on a cold winter’s day"

12/01/2015 Repeated this year, "A hot meal on a cold winter’s day"

Aleksinac and Sabac – Winter 2014/2015 This 2015, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia will again be alongside those in need of “a hot meal on a cold winter’s day”. Together … Read more

Continued support for Kragujevac

18/12/2014 Continued support for Kragujevac

December 17th The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia, delivered, last October 30th, the anticipated humanitarian aid to the association against childhood diabetes in Kragujevac. To do the greetings, next to the … Read more

MAKE A WISH TO THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA

13/12/2014 MAKE A WISH TO THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA

MAKE A WISH TO THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA is a project aimed at children, residing in the flooded areas (District of Braničevo: Municipality of Kostolac; District of Mačva: Municipalities of Mali Zvornik, Krupanj, Loznica, … Read more

His Holiness Patriarch Irinej blesses the project "Make a WISH"

27/11/2014 His Holiness Patriarch Irinej blesses the project "Make a WISH"

Belgrade, November 27 The Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church, His Holiness Irinej, received today in the Patriarchy of Belgrade the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Alberto di Luca, who illustrated the new … Read more

Council of Europe and the Order of Malta

25/11/2014 Council of Europe and the Order of Malta

Belgrade, November The Head of the Council of Europe Office in Belgrade, Tim Cartwright, and Ambassador Alberto di Luca met at the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta. During the pleasant meeting were mainly … Read more

The commitment to "A hot meal on a cold winter’s day"

25/11/2014 The commitment to "A hot meal on a cold winter’s day"

Belgrade, November 24th Had gathered last March, at the ending of the initiative of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia, to decide on the possibility of a second edition; and on … Read more

The engagement of Prince Alexander II by the side of the Order of Malta

25/11/2014 The engagement of Prince Alexander II by the side of the Order of Malta

Belgrade, November 2014 During a long and cordial meeting that took place at the Royal Palace in Belgrade, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has presented to the Prince Alexander II – Confrere in the Order of … Read more

Pope Francis appoints Raymond Leo Burke Cardinalis Patronus of the Sovereign Order of Malta

12/11/2014 Pope Francis appoints Raymond Leo Burke Cardinalis Patronus of the Sovereign Order of Malta

Rome, 8 November 2014 Cardinal  Raymond Leo Burke has been appointed Cardinalis Patronus Pope Francis. Raymond Leo Burke of the Sovereign Order of Malta by His Holiness Previously Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the … Read more

Ambulance delivered in Belgrade

05/11/2014 Ambulance delivered in Belgrade

November, 2014 The collaboration between Cisom Lombardia, Fondazione Ca ‘d’Industria from Como and the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, has allowed to fulfill a latent necessity of Belgrade’s … Read more

Delivery of the promised aid

04/11/2014 Delivery of the promised aid

Kragujevac, October 30th In the hall of the Municipality of Kragujevac was delivered by Ambassador Alberto di Luca, the humanitarian aid promised by the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Serbia, to the … Read more

UNICEF – COURTESY VISIT

02/11/2014 UNICEF – COURTESY VISIT

Belgrade, October, 2014 In an atmosphere of great cordiality, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has received, at the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, UNICEF’s representative for Serbia, Mr. Michel Saint-Lot. During the … Read more

Help for children with diabetes

02/10/2014 Help for children with diabetes

Belgrade, 30th September 2014 In an atmosphere of friendship and cordiality, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has received, at the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, Mr. Borko Marinkovic, President of the Association … Read more

Turin – Belgrade – Sremcica

01/08/2014 Turin – Belgrade – Sremcica

August 4th Thirty boxes of jeans, clothing and jackets, that the Piedmontese Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta sent a few days ago in Serbia, were then loaded and taken from the Embassy in … Read more

Help for Serbia because of the floods even from Turin.

24/07/2014 Help for Serbia because of the floods even from Turin.

July 22, 2014 The humanitarian mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta is also perceived by the availability that all its facilities offer when it comes to helping those most in need. In fact, the … Read more

Courtesy visit

03/07/2014 Courtesy visit

Belgrade, July 2014 At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the new head of the Department for Neighbouring and South-East European Countries, H.E. Ambassador Slobodan Vukcevic, received Ambassador Alberto di Luca for a courtesy visit. During … Read more

National Day of Saint John

25/06/2014 National Day of Saint John

On the occasion of the National Day of St. John, the Embassy in Belgrade of the Sovereign Order of Malta, wanted to bring together at the modern and efficient setting of the Hotel Metropol, over … Read more

Never forgetting the children

25/06/2014 Never forgetting the children

Belgrade, June 23, 2014 In Belgrade, there is a center for children remained orphans, often abandoned by their parents, or suffering from serious diseases that gives with professionalism great attention and care to  its young … Read more

The new parliamentary group of friendship with the Sovereign Order of Malta has been formed

18/06/2014 The new parliamentary group of friendship with the Sovereign Order of Malta has been formed

With the newly formed Parliament was constituted the new parliamentary group of friendship between Serbia and the Sovereign Order of Malta. In the list of the new composition we can notice that Prof. Dr Vladimir … Read more

Serbia was yet again “attacked” from the sky.

05/06/2014 Serbia was yet again “attacked” from the sky.

June 2014 Fifteen years after those air strikes from the sky, which caused so much damage, another attack came from the sky, this time, a devastating natural disaster. The deaths exceeded the tragic number of … Read more

THE CHAPTER GENERAL OF THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA IS HELD IN ROME

03/06/2014 THE CHAPTER GENERAL OF THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA IS HELD IN ROME

Rome, 31/05/2014 The Assembly has elected government members for the next five-year term Presided over by the Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing, the Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta was held in Rome … Read more

The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade is by Serbia’s side for help.

23/05/2014 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade is by Serbia’s side for help.

May 2014  The devastating floods that hit Serbia – the worst in the last 120 years – resulted in a significant number of human victims and caused momentous damage to people, animals and facilities, estimated … Read more

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Help for the orphans of Sremcica

15/05/2014 Help for the orphans of Sremcica

Sremcica, May 2014 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta has during the recent days delivered to the Home for Children and Youth With Disabilities “Sremcica” an important supply of material needed for works … Read more

From IEO and Monzino of Milan, an important aid to the University Hospital Zvezdara.

08/04/2014 From IEO and Monzino of Milan, an important aid to the University Hospital Zvezdara.

Belgrade, April 8th, 2014 Our first Counsellor of the Embassy, Mr. Buora, is the President of IEO (European Institute of Oncology) and the Monzino Cardiology Center, the only exclusively cardiology hospital in Europe. Thanks to … Read more

Congratulations to Hon. Marinkovic

07/04/2014 Congratulations to Hon. Marinkovic

Belgrade, April 2014 Ambassador Alberto di Luca gave his and the Sovereign Order of Malta’s congratulations to the Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia – SMOM, Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic, just re-elected at Serbian … Read more

The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has concluded at Sabac the cycle of the initiative "a hot meal in a cold winter".

13/03/2014 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has concluded at Sabac the cycle of the initiative "a hot meal in a cold winter".

Aleksinac and Sabac, from December to March At Sabac, a town near the borders with Bosnia and Croatia , where, in the 90s, more than 8,000 were the refugees , and where was then created … Read more

MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES DELIVERED TO THE SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL FOR REHABILITATION AND ORTHOPEDIC PROSTHETICS

08/03/2014 MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES DELIVERED TO THE SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL FOR REHABILITATION AND ORTHOPEDIC PROSTHETICS

Belgrade, March 7 Last December, thanks to the precious collaboration of the Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta of Lombardy in Milan, was made possible the shipment and delivery of 29 pallets of food and … Read more

Goran Petrovic , the Deputy Foreign Minister’s wish for the Grand Master’s and the Grand Chancellor’s visits to Serbia .

03/03/2014 Goran Petrovic , the Deputy Foreign Minister’s wish for the Grand Master’s and the Grand Chancellor’s visits to Serbia .

Belgrade, February 28th 2014 On February 28th, in a particularly friendly atmosphere, Ambassador Alberto di Luca met with the Deputy Director of the Directorate General for Bilateral Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of … Read more

Inauguration of the Nurdor House

28/02/2014 Inauguration of the Nurdor House

Belgrade, 27th February 2014 This is one of those projects that the Order of Malta likes. Identify a real problem and seek a solution outside of geographical boundaries. That’s how was born the idea of … Read more

International strategy meeting

21/02/2014 International strategy meeting

Rhodes, 12 – 17 February “It is our constant and devoted help for those who suffer which has stood the test of time and I believe it will continue to serve as our purpose for … Read more

International Childhood Cancer Day

18/02/2014 International Childhood Cancer Day

Belgrade, February 15th The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, wanted to – with the collaboration of Chicco, an Italian company leader in the toy industry – express its … Read more

An aid to the Institute for children and youth “Sremcica”

07/02/2014 An aid to the Institute for children and youth “Sremcica”

Sremcica, February 7th, 2014 The Institute Sremcica, which is mainly for children under 18 years of age, was today visited by the Ambassador Alberto di Luca, to take note on the quality of care that … Read more

PAM Parliamentary Assembly, a friendly sharing of views

23/01/2014 PAM Parliamentary Assembly, a friendly sharing of views

Marseille, January 20th -22nd, 2013 On the occasion of the eighth plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), Ambassador Alberto di Luca – Special Envoy to Marseille on behalf of the Grand … Read more

The Order's Embassy in Serbia distributes its "hot meal for a cold winter"

13/01/2014 The Order's Embassy in Serbia distributes its "hot meal for a cold winter"

At Sabac from December 25th and at Aleksinac from January 11th until the end of February. The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade organized for the months of December, January and February, … Read more

Humanitarian aid for Aleksinac

12/01/2014 Humanitarian aid for Aleksinac

January 2013 Ambassador Alberto di Luca, met with Aleksinac’s Mayor, Nenad Stankovic, and the Director of the local Hospital, Dragan Stamenković to define modalities to help the people of this city mostly in trouble. On … Read more

Project Nurdor: now the promised home is ready!

30/12/2013 Project Nurdor: now the promised home is ready!

Christmas 2013 For many parents of children with cancer in Serbia, needing a place to stay while their children were cared for, Christmas brought them a home; the gift they’ve been long waiting for. This … Read more

The Humanitarian Cooperation Agreement signed in Belgrade between the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Republic of Serbia

12/12/2013 The Humanitarian Cooperation Agreement signed in Belgrade between the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Republic of Serbia

Belgrade, December 11th, 2013 In the historical Palace of Serbia, seat of the Presidency of the Republic and of the most important ministries, today was signed the Agreement on Cooperation in the Humanitarian Field between … Read more

The feast of St. Nicholas in Belgrade

09/12/2013 The feast of St. Nicholas in Belgrade

December 7, 2013 After Holy Mass celebrated by Archbishop of Belgrade Stanislav Hocevar, in the catechism hall of the Church of Christ the King, a celebration took place for the children of the local diocese. … Read more

27 pallets of humanitarian aid arrived in Belgrade

09/12/2013 27 pallets of humanitarian aid arrived in Belgrade

Belgrade, December 2013 With the precious collaboration of the Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta of Lombardy (Italy), and the determined personal and logistical support of the Counsellor of our Embassy, Valter Catoni, a … Read more

A smile for the feast of St. Nicholas

25/11/2013 A smile for the feast of St. Nicholas

November 2013 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta, together with the Archdiocese of Belgrade, is organizing for the occasion of the feast of St. Nicholas (December 6th), the delivery of a hundred toys … Read more

Humanitarian aid ready to be sent to Serbia

22/11/2013 Humanitarian aid ready to be sent to Serbia

Milan – Belgrade, November 20th, 2013 With the crucial support of the Lombardy Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta, a large quantity of humanitarian material was collected; now ready to be sent from Milan … Read more

Convention of the Serbian Progressive Party

22/10/2013 Convention of the Serbian Progressive Party

Belgrade, October 21th, 2013 With a meaningful and emotional speech, the President of the Republic of Serbia and founder of the Party, Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, inaugurated the Convention celebrating the first five years of the … Read more

Twenty years of activities of the Relief Association of the Order of Malta in Serbia

22/10/2013 Twenty years of activities of the Relief Association of the Order of Malta in Serbia

Zrenjanin, October 20th 2013 The twentieth anniversary of the Relief Association of the Order of Malta in Serbia, was celebrated with a Holy Mass by the Bishop of Zrenjanin, His Eminence Bishop Ladislav Nemet. A … Read more

In Nis and Podgorica, the celebrations of the Orthodox Church for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

09/10/2013 In Nis and Podgorica, the celebrations of the Orthodox Church for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

In Belgrade, Nis and Podgorica, the celebrations of the Orthodox Church for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan In the presence of the highest civil and religious representatives of Serbia and Montenegro, took … Read more

Inauguration of the new premises of the Embassy

23/09/2013 Inauguration of the new premises of the Embassy

 Belgrade, September 20 The new premises of the Embassy of the Order of Malta were inaugurated and blessed by Cardinal Angelo Scola, Archbishop of Milan, and special envoy of Pope Francis to celebrate the 1700th … Read more

Celebrations in Serbia for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

22/09/2013 Celebrations in Serbia for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

September 2013 The Holy Mass was concelebrated by the Archbishop of Belgrade, H.E. Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar; was present the President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolic and numerous institutional and religious authorities of the … Read more

Helping young students

28/08/2013 Helping young students

Belgrade, August 2013 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has sent to H.E. Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar three pallets of office supplies to be delivered to young Serbian students for the start … Read more

Common visions for aid to those in need

18/07/2013 Common visions for aid to those in need

Belgrade, July In an atmosphere of great cordiality, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has been received at Royal Palace by Princess Katarina Karadjordjevic. During the meeting, they shared common interests on project collaboration, in Serbia, to … Read more

Most of the work is completed outside of the new Embassy

16/07/2013 Most of the work is completed outside of the new Embassy

Belgrade, July 16 Most of the work is completed outside of the new Embassy  

The renovation of the new Embassy has started.

01/07/2013 The renovation of the new Embassy has started.

Belgrade, July 2013 The renovation of the building that will host the new Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has started these days. The address will be the prestigious Krunska Street, situated in … Read more

24/06/2013

1113/2013: inauguration in the Seat of the Serbian Parliament of the Photographic Exhibition on the 900 years of the Papal Bull which established the sovereignty of the Order. Belgrade, June 21. On the occasion of … Read more

Our National Day in the National Assembly of Serbia

03/06/2013 Our National Day in the National Assembly of Serbia

This year, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, is organizing its National Day in the National Assembly of Serbia. This will be the occasion to inaugurate the photographic exhibition “Sovereign Order … Read more

State Funeral at Royal Mausoleum in Oplenac

29/05/2013 State Funeral at Royal Mausoleum in Oplenac

May 25th – 26th With a solemn religious ceremony at the Royal Mausoleum in Oplenac in Serbia, officiated by the Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church, H.H. Irinej, and concelebrated by all Metropolitans and Religious … Read more

News concerning the diplomatic structure of the Embassy in Belgrade

23/05/2013 News concerning the diplomatic structure of the Embassy in Belgrade

May 2013 As part of the usual alternations of functions in the diplomatic service, should be noted – as deliberated by the Sovereign Council of the Order of Malta on May 1st and 2nd, 2013 … Read more

Computer and solidarity

17/05/2013 Computer and solidarity

Belgrade, May 10, 2013 The Counsellor of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, Valter Catoni, sent to H.E. Mons. Stanislav Hocevar, Archbishop of Belgrade, ten Personal Laptops to be entrusted to … Read more

The Ambassadors of smiles in Belgrade

11/05/2013 The Ambassadors of smiles in Belgrade

Belgrade calls and Milan answers. It is scientifically recognized that a smile is a therapy. With this certainty, the volunteers of the Veronica Sacchi Milan Onlus  have applied the Clown Doctors therapy throughout Italy and … Read more

Meeting among the serbian "Malteška Dobrotvorna" and the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta

06/05/2013 Meeting among the serbian "Malteška Dobrotvorna" and the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta

The Ambassador Alberto di Luca went to Zrenjanin to meet with the vertices of the The Relief Organisation of the Order of Malta that operates from Zrenjanin in northern Serbia, where he was warmly welcomed … Read more

Meeting with the First Lady.

26/04/2013 Meeting with the First Lady.

Belgrade, April 2013 The Ambassador Alberto di Luca has been received for a courtesy visit by the First Lady Dragica Nikolic. During the meeting they discussed about the humanitarian issue.

A photographic exhibition of the Sovereign Order of Malta, in Parliament

24/04/2013 A photographic exhibition of the Sovereign Order of Malta, in Parliament

Belgrade, April 23 The President of the Serbian Parliament, Hon. Nebojsa Stefanovic, received Amb. Alberto di Luca. With great attention the President Stefanović heard a summary of the history and initiatives of the Sovereign Order … Read more

New Ambassador of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta

12/04/2013 New Ambassador of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta

Rome, 10 April The new Ambassador of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta presented in the Magistral Palace on April 10, his credentials. The Ambassador Mirko V. Jelic was welcomed by HMEH the Prince … Read more

The Embassy of SMOM invites "Clown Doctors" to Serbia

04/04/2013 The Embassy of SMOM invites "Clown Doctors" to Serbia

The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, in collaboration with the “Associazione Veronica Sacchi Onlus” (www.veronicasacchi.it) in Milan, has organized for end of April, series of visits to three hospitals in Belgrade, … Read more

Meeting with the Head of the Department of “Neighboring Countries”

27/03/2013 Meeting with the Head of the Department of “Neighboring Countries”

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Belgrade, March 25th   At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in an atmosphere of great cordiality, a meeting was held between the new appointed Head of the Department of … Read more

Awards for young artists – Edict of Milan

27/03/2013 Awards for young artists – Edict of Milan

Belgrade, March 26th H.E. Msgr. Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar, Archbishop of Belgrade, received directly from the Ambassador Alberto di Luca, the first of nine tablets that will be awarded at the end of May, to the … Read more

Ambassador Alberto di Luca meets in Parliament with Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic.

05/03/2013 Ambassador Alberto di Luca meets in Parliament with Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic.

Belgrade, March 4th, 2013 In the library of the Serbian Parliament, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca met with the new Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia – SMOM, Hon.Vladimir Marinkovic. Among the topics … Read more

900 years since the official recognition by Pope Paschal II

14/02/2013 900 years since the official recognition by Pope Paschal II

February the 15 1113 – 2013 February the 15 2013 marks an important anniversary for the Sovereign Order of Malta. Exactly 900 years ago Pope Paschal II promulgated the Solemn Privilege that officially recognised the community of the Hospitallers … Read more

POPE BENEDICT ADDRESSES THE MEMBERS OF THE ORDER: "YOUR VALUABLE WORK IS A LIVING TESTIMONY TO THE GOSPEL"

12/02/2013 POPE BENEDICT ADDRESSES THE MEMBERS OF THE ORDER: "YOUR VALUABLE WORK IS A LIVING TESTIMONY TO THE GOSPEL"

St. Peter’s Basilica, Saturday the 9 February The culminating moment at the end of the solemn Mass in St.Peter’s Basilica, celebrated by the Cardinal Secretary of State Tarcisio Bertone for the 900th anniversary since the … Read more

Pie Postulatio Voluntatis

30/01/2013 Pie Postulatio Voluntatis

On 15th February 1113, Pope Pascal II – with the Bull Pie Postulatio Voluntatis – placed the monastic community of the Hospitallers of St. John of Jerusalem under the patronage of the Church, with the … Read more

EDICT OF MILAN 313 – 2013

11/12/2012 EDICT OF MILAN 313 – 2013

Milan, December 5th, 2012 Archbishop Hocevar, at the conclusion of his speech, affectionately commented the book and the exhibition on Constantine, in the Royal Palace in Milan The “Centro Studi Grande Milano”, organized in collaboration … Read more

THE PROJECT DOCTOR'S TOWER CONTINUES

01/12/2012 THE PROJECT DOCTOR'S TOWER CONTINUES

Belgrade, November 29 The Ambassador Alberto di Luca, has been received by the President of the municipality Savski Venac, Dusan Dincic, to be updated on Nurdor ‘s project Doctor’s Tower. The cordial meeting highlighted the … Read more

The Order of Malta at the 2012 IWC Charity Bazaar

26/11/2012 The Order of Malta at the 2012 IWC Charity Bazaar

The Gold Pass for a complete check-up offered by Jedro of Belgrade. The Embassy of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta was invited to participate on December 2nd in Belgrade, at the annual IWC Charity … Read more

Last details finalized for Humanitarian Agreement

09/11/2012 Last details finalized for Humanitarian Agreement

Belgrade, November 9th 2012 The Ambassador Danilo Vucetic has received, at the Ministry of foreign affairs, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca to finalize the last details before signing the humanitarian aid agreement.

Emanuela di Luca has donated a portrait from her painting to the Archbishop of Belgrade Mons. Stanislav Hocevar

07/11/2012 Emanuela di Luca has donated a portrait from her painting to the Archbishop of Belgrade Mons. Stanislav Hocevar

Months ago, the Archbishop of Belgrade, H.E. Mons. Stanislav Hocevar, had learned that Ms. Emanuela di Luca, wife of the Ambassador of the Order of Malta at Serbia, Alberto di Luca – alongside her professional … Read more

The visit to Milan of Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing

26/10/2012 The visit to Milan of Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing

In the Duomo of Milan the Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing prays in front of the relic of San Carlo Borromeo. From 22 to 24 October, the Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing – accompanied by … Read more

Given the Honor of the Order of Malta to Dr. Carlo Capitanucci

26/10/2012 Given the Honor of the Order of Malta to Dr. Carlo Capitanucci

October 2012 Ambassador Alberto di Luca with neo Commendatore Dr. Carlo Capitanucci. The Ambassador of the Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, Alberto di Luca, handed over the title of Commendatore to Dr. … Read more

TRANSPORTS AND BILATERAL AGREEMENT

16/10/2012 TRANSPORTS AND BILATERAL AGREEMENT

Belgrade, October 12, 2012 Confirmed Transport Minister in the new Government of Serbia, Ing. Milutin Mrkonjić, received in the Ministry, in an atmosphere of renewed and warm friendship, Ambassador Alberto di Luca, with whom he … Read more

Deals with the new government about the negotiations on the humanitarian and health agreement

19/09/2012 Deals with the new government about the negotiations on the humanitarian and health agreement

Belgrade, September 18, 2012 The new Minister of Health, Professor Slavica Dukic Dejanovic, cordially greeted the Ambassador Alberto di Luca and  thoroughly discussed with him all  the details for a possible signing of an agreement … Read more

Very good relations between the Presidency of Republic of Serbia and SMOM

10/09/2012 Very good relations between the Presidency of Republic of Serbia and SMOM

September 2012 Continue their friendship and good relations between the new Presidency of the Republic of Serbia and the Sovereign Military Order of Malta. In September had a long and cordial meeting, the Advisor to … Read more

Ceremony at Palazzo Magistrale

05/07/2012 Ceremony at Palazzo Magistrale

Rome, June 2012 H.E. the Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, during a solemn ceremony in the Palazzo Magistrale, has conferred on H.E. Vladeta Janković, Serbia’s Ambassador at the … Read more

Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order

04/07/2012 Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order

june the 26 From left, from the Ortodox Church Dragan Tanasijevic. the Nuncio H.E. Mons. Orlando Antonini, H.E. the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta Amb. Alberto di Luca, Hon. Nenad Prokic and H.E. … Read more

H.E. Mons. Hocevar host some friends of Order of Malta

02/07/2012 H.E. Mons. Hocevar host some friends of Order of Malta

Archbishopric of Belgrade June 2012 A special bless by H.E. Stanislav Hocevar to the Ambassador Alberto di Luca , here with his wife, and some friends of the Sovereign Order of Malta, coming to Belgrade … Read more

“Doctor’s Tower” project

06/06/2012 “Doctor’s Tower” project

Belgrade, June the 6 This morning was defined the date (June the 26) of the common Press Conference to be held to explain the detail of the support offered by the Ambassy of the Order of … Read more

Clinical Center of Serbia, May 2012

11/05/2012 Clinical Center of Serbia, May 2012

Belgrade, have been defined formalities of the transfer of the donation of the italian non-profit organization Help Them at the Clinical Center of Serbia. The funds raised at theauction organized by the il sole 24 ore, will help the realization of the Doctor’s Tower – Help Them Project to help children and their parents, during the treatment of oncological diseases. From left, the … Read more

The Edict of Milan (313 – 2013)

11/05/2012 The Edict of Milan (313 – 2013)

A basis for freedom of religion or belief? Moderated by Mirjana Prljević of Civis, left in the photo, the Conference has seen estiguished speekers as His Grace Bishop Irinej of Backa (third from left), H.E. … Read more

Order of Malta and Doctor's Tower on RTS and Pink TV

05/04/2012 Order of Malta and Doctor's Tower on RTS and Pink TV

Belgrade, April 2012 Saturday, March 31st and Sunday April 1st the most important Serbian television have given wide coverage to support the initiative promoted by the Embassy of the Order in Belgrade, the Doctor’s Tower project. In Pink TV studios, form left anchors of the … Read more

Toys for the children

05/04/2012 Toys for the children

Belgrade, March 31st 2012 Italian friends of the Order of Malta, decided to donate, through the Embassy in Belgrade, hundreds of toys and new clothes for the children of the Government orphanage in Belgrade.   … Read more

Studio B

04/04/2012 Studio B

Belgrade, march 3rd Ambassador Alberto di Luca, here with his attaché Sonja Spirito, before the interview with Tomislav Djorjecic (President of Savski Venac) about the Auction organized in Milan by Help Them ONG

24 Hours – 24 orologi per Help Them

03/04/2012 24 Hours – 24 orologi per Help Them

Milan, February 29th, 2012 In the picture, our Ambassador during his speech at the “24 Hours” Auction At the prestigious offices of “Il Sole 24 ore”, was held an important auction, organized by the recently … Read more

A beautiful solidarity story

03/04/2012 A beautiful solidarity story

Belgrade, Christmas 2011 Bosko, an important person in Serbian culture, meets, during the last national holiday of the Order, Piero, a Milanese businessman close to the SMOM and honored with the Cross of Merit Militense. … Read more

Delivery of honors

03/04/2012 Delivery of honors

Belgrade, 10 december 2011 For the high merits of closeness and spiritual guidance, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has delivered to His Most Reverend Excellency Mons. Stanislav Hocevar, the Cross “pro piis meritis” pro Merito Melitensi. … Read more

Contacts between Serbia and SMOM

03/04/2012 Contacts between Serbia and SMOM

Belgrade, December 2011 Contacts continue between Serbia and SMOM for the postal agreement. After the Ambassador Alberto di Luca had met, last June, with the Undersecretary for Telecommunications Jasna Matic, during the firsts days of … Read more

the sending of 10 tons of food

03/04/2012 the sending of 10 tons of food

Lombardy (Italy), november 11 The collaboration between the Lombardy Delegation of SMOM, and the Embassy in Belgrade of the Order, has made ​​possible today the sending of 10 tons of food. With the crucial help … Read more

The history and values of the SMOM

03/04/2012 The history and values of the SMOM

Belgrade, November 2011 The history and values of the SMOM are beginning to receive the right attention in Serbia. The famous historian and painter artist Milutin Dedic, is a great connoisseur of 960 years of … Read more

umanitarian aid by the SMOM

03/04/2012 umanitarian aid by the SMOM

Belgrado, Ottobre 2011 The Minister for Labour and Social Policies Ljajic with the Ambassador di Luca to lay down certain rules of humanitarian aid by the SMOM. The Minister for Labour and Social Policy Rasim … Read more

The Lombardy (Italy) delegation of SMOM, in aid to Serbia

03/04/2012 The Lombardy (Italy) delegation of SMOM, in aid to Serbia

Milan, July 2011 Ambassador Alberto di Luca met in Milan, Lombardy Officer of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Baron Guglielmo Cavalchini, to agree on sending food and clothing in Serbia.

Mass in the occasion of the Feast of St. John Baptist

03/04/2012 Mass in the occasion of the Feast of St. John Baptist

Belgrade, June 2011 H.E. Mons. Stanislav Hočevar, Archbishop of Belgrade, with Ambassador Alberto di Luca, family and friends of the Order of Malta in Serbia in the archbishopric before the Mass celebrated in the occasion … Read more

Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order

03/04/2012 Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order

Belgrade, June the 24th 2011 From right, H.E. the Ambassador of Austria Clemens Koja and his daughter, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca with his wife Emanueòa, and the First Secretary Fabio Fasolini.       … Read more

donation by the Embassy of the Order of Malta in Belgrade.

03/04/2012 donation by the Embassy of the Order of Malta in Belgrade.

Inches Last month’s somewhat comical Senate hearing on the internet gambling did very little else but preach the requirement for safeguards to combat Al Qaeda&#8217s poker-playing hordes, but if the large casino companies is ever … Read more

Agreement for Cooperation for Humanitarian Aid

03/04/2012 Agreement for Cooperation for Humanitarian Aid

Belgrade, June the 3rd 2011 His official visit to present the draft Agreement for Cooperation for Humanitarian Aid between Serbia and the Order of Malta. The Minister of Health, Zoran Stanković with Ambassador Alberto di … Read more

Postal Service agreement between Serbia and the Order of Malta

03/04/2012 Postal Service agreement between Serbia and the Order of Malta

Belgrade, June the 2nd 2011 At a meeting during which talks have begun about the Postal Service agreement between Serbia and the Order of Malta. The Undersecretary for Telecommunications, Jasna Matić with Ambassador Alberto di … Read more

on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

03/04/2012 on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan

Belgrade, May 2011 At a meeting during which has been reconfirmed the common desire to gather at Nis, on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan, all the Heads of Christian … Read more

Delivery of eight patrol boats

03/04/2012 Delivery of eight patrol boats

Belgrado, 18 Marzo 2011 At the time of delivery to the Italian Guardia di Finanza of eight patrol boats by the Italian shipyard F & B Design, Ambassador Alberto di Luca said he hoped that … Read more

Courtesy visit to H.H. Patriarch Irinej

03/04/2012 Courtesy visit to H.H. Patriarch Irinej

Belgrade, 18th March 2011 from left the Ambassador of SMOM Alberto di Luca and H.H. the Patriarch Irinej.