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… to the digital presence of the Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the United Nations Office at Vienna, to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization Preparatory Commission (CTBTO).

On this website we will inform you about the Order of Malta’s multilateral activities on the international diplomatic floor and our global humanitarian efforts as well as provide you with some useful information about the Permanent Observer Mission in Vienna.

Latest Press Releases

  • 02/05/2018

    Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto elected 80th Grand Master

    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, the electoral body counting 54 members, met in the Magistral Villa, one of the Order of Malta’s two institutional seats, in Rome. Elected head of the […]

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  • 20/03/2018

    UNODC Conference emphasises on Youth Engagement

    The Sovereign Order of Malta (SMOM), one of the oldest humanitarian institutions with a history of 950 years, will expand its cooperation with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vienna. This was announced by the Ambassador of the Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Günther A. Granser, at the […]

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  • 15/11/2017

    Official Visit of the German Foreign Minister Gabriel

    Opening of diplomatic relations between Germany and the Order of Malta Talks focused on the humanitarian crises and assistance and integration projects for migrants and refugees Today, during the first official visit of Sigmar Gabriel, German Minister of Foreign Affairs, to the seat of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Rome, the establishment of diplomatic […]

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UNODC and the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Youth Initiative

Youth is the foundation of our tomorrow. Empower youth globally to build safe and healthy futures for themselves and for all of us.

According to UNICEF, about 1.2 billion adolescents live on our planet, which counts for almost one-fifth of the world population. Therefore, the prevention of substance abuse as well as the promotion of the safe and healthy development of young people are an indispensable investment in a sustainable future for all of us and are given a high priority on the UNODC agenda.

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