News

25/01/2022

“Galvanising Momentum for Universal Vaccination”

The Order of Malta operates health care facilities and programs in over 120 nations. Increasingly our focus is on preventative health care, and we see in the COVID pandemic both the best and the worst global responses to the stated foremost priority of the 76th Session of the UN GA – Recovering from COVID-19.

20/01/2022

Youth Delegate Panel Discussion on Climate Change

In September 2021, the Secretary-General presented the report: “Our Common Agenda”. This report contains recommendations to advance the common agenda, as mandated by Member States in the Political Declaration on the 75th anniversary of the United Nations.

27/10/2021

General Statement on the Agenda of the Third Committee for the 76th Session of the General Assembly

The Sovereign Order of Malta is one of the oldest humanitarian institutions in the western world and, in light of its territorial and military history and traditions, is a subject of international law.

12/07/2021

Order of Malta’s mission to the UN in New York announces opening of diplomatic ties with the Kingdom of Lesotho

The Ambassador of the Order of Malta to the United Nations in New York, Paul Beresford–Hill, exchanged notes with the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Lesotho to the United Nations, Nkopane Monyane, to open diplomatic relations with the African country.

12/12/2018

Centenary of the End of World War I

On Monday, November 12, the Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta, together with the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the UN, held a concert in commemoration of the Centenary of the End of World War I.

29/11/2018

Global Compact for Migration Conference

The global compact for migration is the first, intergovernmentally negotiated agreement, prepared under the auspices of the United Nations, to cover all dimensions of international migration in a holistic and comprehensive manner. 

20/11/2018

Conference: Practical Solutions to Eradicate Human Trafficking

On November 9th the UN Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta co-sponsored a conference at UN HQ addressing the topic of “Practical Solutions to Eradicate Human Trafficking”.

08/10/2018

Establishment of Diplomatic Relations with the Republic of Nauru

On 5 October 2018 diplomatic relations were established between the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Republic of Nauru.