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18/06/2021

Foundation of the Companions of Kenya

On Sunday 11th April 2021, twenty-seven (27) prospective Companions of Kenya attended a historic virtual meeting with attendees calling in from the United States of America, Gibraltar, England, Scotland, Germany,…

Latest Embassy News

25/07/2022

A new hospital for Kenyan mothers

The Companions of the Order to Kenya are extremely grateful and happy for the fantastic response it received to its appeal a few months ago.

22/07/2022

Tuberculosis in Kenya

In Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, over 60% of the people live in informal settlement. Most of the residents who live here are day laborers with low, irregular incomes. They usually live in overcrowded and poorly ventilated accommodation. Here, diseases such as tuberculosis are easy to spread from one person to the next through droplet infection.

27/04/2022

Marsabit mask donation

During the Omicron wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya, remote counties such as Marsabit were especially heavily hit due to generally low vaccination availability and misinformation.

International news

16/08/2022

500 Years after the First Circumnavigation of the Earth

On 6 September 1522 the ship Victoria returned to the port of Sanlúcar de Barrameda in Spain. She was the only survivor of the expedition begun over three years earlier…

10/08/2022

South Sudan: hunger crisis worsens as global prices rise

Rising prices on the world market, severe impacts of climate change and economic consequences of the pandemic have led to almost two-thirds of the population in South Sudan depending on…

04/08/2022

Ukraine war: from emergency response to mid-term planning

The Order of Malta’s comprehensive relief plan After 5 months of war, presently 15.7 million Ukrainians are in need of humanitarian aid. According to latest figures, 6.3 million people are…