Order of Malta Kenya

Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St. John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta



Dear visitor, welcome to the website of our Embassy in Kenya!

Dr. Wilhelm von Trott zu SolzOur presence in Kenya is a living expression of the good diplomatic relations that exist between the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Republic of Kenya. The Order of Malta is engaged in constantly improving the livelihood of men, women and children. Our activities in all countries throughout the world are especially centred on the needs of the poor and handicapped people, regardless of race, religion or gender.

We welcome guests to our website and invite them to help us and our relief organisation to make this world a better place, for the benefit of the needy and the poor, the sick and the handicapped.

Stay together with us in this country of diversity, of wildlife heritage and of breathtaking landscapes and enjoy the warm welcome of its people.


National Day Celebraitons - 13th February 2020

Feb 24, 2020

This year the Order held its National Day festivities on the 13th February 2020.

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Kitisuru, Nairobi, was once again the magnificent venue of Holy Mass which was presided over by H.E. Archbishop Hubertus von Megen, the Apostolic Nuncio, and concelebrated by Fr. Emmanuel Mulu, the Parish priest.


Homily by H.E. Archbishop Hubertus Van Megen, Apostolic Nuncio, on the occasion of Holy Mass celebrated on 13th February 2020.

Feb 24, 2020 It was a different world nine hundred years ago.  Abelard was founding the first of the universities and Middle English was just starting to develop.  The new form of architecture was called Gothic and the new Council being implemented was Lateran I. more

Third World Day Of The Poor

Feb 18, 2020

The hope of the poor shall not perish for ever

In honour of the World Day of the Poor His Excellency Wilhelm van Trott Zu Salzagreed for the embassy staff, family and frjends to team up with staff from the BritishHigh Commission to Kenya to support a superb initiative called iAfrica.


Visit To Pope John Paul Primary & Secondary School

Jun 10, 2019

On 4th June 2019,  H.E. Ambassador Dr. Wilhelm von Trott zu Solz, Deputy Head of Mission Dr. Franco De Paoli and Diplomatic Secretary Mr. Samuel Mattock paid a visit to the Pope John Paul Primary & Secondary School, in the heart of Mathare Slum. This school educates and feeds 230 children.



Latest international interventions of Order of Malta

Refugee crisis: the Order of Malta prepares for long term assistance programmes

Ambassadors, presidents of Associations, Hospitallers of the Sovereign Order of Malta gathered in Rome on 11 December in the Magistral Villa on the Aventine to discuss the latest developments in...

Felipe VI receives Fra’ Matthew Festing in Madrid

The King of Spain, Felipe VI received the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, during his official visit to Spain. In Zarzuela Palace in Madrid, on the afternoon...

The Grand Master inaugurates a new soup kitchen in Madrid

250 people fed every day Fra’ Matthew Festing inaugurated the new welfare initiative of the Order of Malta’s Spanish Association on 10 December, during his official visit to Spain. In...