Population: 61,680,122 - ranks 23rd worldwide
Official Language: Italian
Religion: Freedom of religion
Geography: Area - 301,000 sq. km. A long, mountainous peninsula. Also contains two large islands: Sardinia and Sicily.
Four of Joyce’s books have been translated into Italian; 83,000 have been distributed through outreaches.
- 2016: Hand of Hope partnering with Italy for Christ provided immediate relief after a 6.2 earthquake
- 2015: Hand of Hope partnered with Italy for Christ to provide relief to those in need after flooding in Sicily. Distributions of food, clothing, and appliances was provided to almost 75 families, as well as diapers, shoes and sweaters for children. Vaccinations for the children were also provided.
Joyce Meyer Ministries has a field office that services Italy.
Hand of Hope has partnered with John Maxwell's EQUIP leadership training ministry to conduct the Million Leaders Mandate, a global initiative striving to train at least one million leaders worldwide.
- 2014: The prison team distributed 60 hygiene gift bags including a book by Joyce.
- 2013: The prison team distributed 430 gift bags with hygiene items and a Joyce book were distributed to inmates in three prisons.
Television and Radio
Joyce’s Enjoying Every Life television shows are available in Italian in select areas of the country.