The Mission

The Permanent Observer Mission of the Order to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva is situated near the city center. The Mission is composed of five diplomats:
– Ambassador and Permanent Observer Marie-Thérèse Pictet-Althann – CV
– Minister Counsellor and Deputy Permanent Observer Professor Michel Veuthey – CV
– Minister Counsellor and Deputy Permanent Observer Jean-François Kammer – CV
– First Secretary Yannick Galeazzi – CV
– First Secretary Silvia Vandi – CV

Every State celebrates the “National Day”. For the Sovereign Order of Malta this event is on 24 June, for the Feast of St. John the Baptist, Patron of the Order of Malta.

List of Permanent Observers/ Ambassadors of the Order to the United Nations in Geneva
– H.E. Comte Edouard Decazes de Glücksbierg (1994-1999)
– H.E. Pierre-Yves Simonin (1999-2005)

Permanent Missions to the United Nations in Geneva: https://www.unog.ch/bluebook