The peer-reviewed results of landmark research commissioned by East Timor Hearts Fund into Rheumatic Heart Disease in Timor-Leste have now been published.
The study has found that our neighbours in Timor-Leste endure amongst the world’s highest rates of Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD), a treatable, preventable condition. Girls are the worst affected.
What are we doing about it?
Here are just some of the programs that we can run and expand with the generous assistance of our supporters:
At East Timor Hearts Fund we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy good heart health.
Here's how you can support our the fight against rheumatic heart disease in Timor-Leste:
Donate. We receive no government support. Your donation will help us save lives and tackle the root causes of poor heart health in Timor-Leste.