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Limited first edition Order of Malta olive oil from Tantur, labelled, boxed and ready to be shipped

Mar 16, 2016

Today, we labelled and boxed our first year’s limited olive oil batch and we cannot wait to share the results of our beautiful and tasty product. 

We are looking for creative ways to get the olive oil and its message onto the tables of our friends and supporters. If you would like to get involved or have any suggestions or ideas please drop us a note at repofficeramallah@orderofmalta.int

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Grand Hospitaller visits the construction site at Tantur, Jerusalem.

Mar 1, 2016

The Representative Office to the State of Palestine invited H.E. Prince Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the Monastery of St. John at Tantur on his last visit to the Holy Land. Mr. Denis Sevaistre, CEO of the Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem, and other administrative staff of the Holy Family Hospital joined the visit to see recent progress on a project the Order of Malta is engaged in at its property in the Holy Land.

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Dignity Loan Program: Beekeeping sisters

Feb 29, 2016 Sisters Wejdan and Anaam received a dignity loan four months ago to become bekeepers. Their business is expanding fast and now their whole family is involved in it. more
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Gaza visit

Feb 24, 2016

The Grand Hospitaller of the Sovereign Order of Malta H.E. Prince Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, the Representative Office of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the State of Palestine, and the CEO and a delegation from the St. John Eye Hospital in Jerusalem visited Gaza to assess humanitarian needs, especially after the war in 2014. 

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Olive oil from the Monastery of St John of Jerusalem at Tantur

Feb 20, 2016

in November 2015, for the first time in decades, the Sovereign Order of Malta harvested the olive grove on its own land at the Monastery of St John of Jerusalem at Tantur, on the road between Bethlehem and Jerusalem.

Earlier earlier this week it was bottled by a Palestinian NGO which will also label it, package and ship it to Lourdes in time for our yearly Pilgrimage.

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Dignity Loan Program continues to grow

Feb 17, 2016

Selma, 23, new dignity loan recipient

Yesterday Selma, 23, of Salfit, Palestine became a proud participant in our loan program. Selma is a final year geography student, a wife and a mother of a one year old, Raed. At a young age, Selma’s mother taught her to sew in the traditional Palestinian style.

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Grand Hospitaller awards decorations to Governor and Mayor of Bethlehem for trusted partnerships

Feb 10, 2016
The Governor and Mayor of Bethlehem were awarded the Order Pro Merito Melitense of the Sovereign Order of Malta by the Grand Hospitaller in an award ceremony hosted by the Representative Office of the Sovereign Order of Malta.
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