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.


Apostolic Nuncio’s visit to Mathare slum

Sep 1, 2020 On Sunday, 16th August, 2020, the Apostolic Nuncio to Kenya, H.E. Archbishop Hubertus Van Megen, paid a visit to Mathare slum where he met the members of the charitable NGO “Mamma Africa Italia Kenya”, coordinated by Reverend Father David Kamau Mbugua, OFM Cap., and their beneficiary community. more

Donation to Nazareth Hospital

Jun 17, 2020 Nazareth Hospital is situated on Riara Ridge, Limuru, Kiambu West District (about 25Km north west of Nairobi city) and  is a Catholic Mission, not for profit Hospital, under the Archdiocese of Nairobi. more

COVID 19 Emergency Programme

Jun 8, 2020

In the context of the COVID -19 pandemic, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Nairobi launched a feeding programme on 30th May 2020.


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.



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...