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The International Development Program provides vital specialist medical education, training and services to countries in need in the Asia-Pacific region. Your support helps our volunteer medical teams to continue their valuable work. Support us by making a donation, or by purchasing one of our publications.

Make a donation

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Please return the donation form to RACS Global Health, at the email or postal address on the form. Please include your email address so that we can email you a tax receipt and acknowledgement letter.

Members and staff of the College can visit the RACS Webstore to make an online donation (members only; login required).

Alternatively, phone 1800 051 033 (toll free within Australia) or +61 3 9249 1211 (from overseas) to make a donation by credit card.

Purchase a Publication or DVD

Download the Order Form (PDF 240KB)

To order a copy of one of our publications, please return the order form to RACS Global Health, at the email or postal address on the form. Proceeds from the book and DVD sales help support our programs in Timor Leste and Sumba, Indonesia.

• My Timor Heart (Book)
• Twenty Minute Miracles (Book)
• Eyes for Sumba (Book)
• Emerging from Darkness (DVD)

My Timor Heart

Programs in need of your support

East Timor Eye Program (ETEP)

Assist life changing eye operations for the people of Timor Leste and training for national doctors and nurses. The program aims to make Timor Leste self-sufficient in the provision of eye care by 2015 and free of preventable blindness by 2020. Read more

Sumba Eye Program

Help purchase medical supplies needed to perform sight restoring cataract surgery for the people of Sumba, and fund education teams to train national eye care workers to build the capacity of the local eye care service. Read more

Myanmar: Trauma Care and Emergency Medicine Training

Help train Myanmar doctors and nurses to effectively treat trauma and emergency patients. Read more

Pacific Island ENT Nurse Training Fund

Support the training of Pacific Island nurses in the screening and management of ENT surgical patients.

Surgeons International Award

Support training opportunities for health professionals in developing countries. Read more

East Timor Hospital Support

Assist Australian and New Zealand medical teams to do voluntary medical work in Timor Leste.

Medical Equipment and Supplies

RACS Global Health welcomes in-kind donations of equipment, instruments and medical supplies to support the delivery of surgical services and training. Please contact Helen Postma, Medical Equipment Coordinator for further information - Telephone: +61 3 9276 7428, Email:

Our Supporters

The International Development Projects would not be possible without the invaluable support of our volunteers and supporters.
RACS Global Health acknowledges the support of Airnorth, Qantas, Garuda and Jetstar for providing excess baggage waivers for medical equipment and supplies.

List of RACS Global Health Supporters (PDF 294 KB) - Updated October 2013

Contact RACS Global Health

Phone: 1800 051 033 (toll free within Australia) or +61 3 9249 1211 (from overseas)

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Global Health
College of Surgeons' Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002