|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|36||Central African Republic||130,000|
|46||Congo, Republic of the||77,000|
|65||Papua New Guinea||34,000|
|84||Trinidad and Tobago||15,000|
|139||Bosnia and Herzegovina||900|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
HIV/AIDS spreading to younger people in Taiwan
Xinhua News Agency - 6/16/2013 11:48:28 PM
He noticed that the prevalence of HIV/AIDS keeps going up on the island since 1984 when the first case of a foreign HIV carrier was reported in Taiwan. By the end of 2012, 3,771 people died from AIDS, while there are 24,239 living with HIV, of whom 4,716 ...
India praised for its efforts to tackle HIV/AIDS by UN coordinator
Zee News Limited - 6/14/2013 3:44:05 PM
"I think India is one of the countries in the world that has done best in dealing with HIV AIDS. The reason for that is that the prevalence rate has gone down. People who are living with HIV are receiving free medicines and very good services. And there ...
Namibia subduing HIV/AIDS Kamwi tells Americans
newera.com.na - 6/19/2013 8:42:58 AM
Namibia was able to achieve this through an infusion of financial, human and technical resources at a critical juncture in the epidemic, said Kamwi. Secondly, he said Namibia benefited from the committment of the leadership of its government from the ...
World Aids Day
Malayala Manorama - 6/15/2013 2:38:28 PM
Students sign their names on an anti-AIDS banner during a AIDS day event at a school in Hanshan, central China’s Anhui province. AFP Children take part in an AIDS awareness programme on the eve of World AIDS Day in Karad on Faridabad.
Fighting Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS in Yemen
nationalyemen.com - 6/15/2013 8:04:46 AM
“We lack resources for counseling and diagnosis, and particularly for the prevention of HIV transmission from mother to child, and these are ... their access to quality health care. “The strong discrimination against people living with HIV results ...
HIV/AIDS prevalence drops to 7.5% in Abuja
worldstagegroup.com - 6/16/2013 8:35:12 PM
WorldStage Newsonline-- The prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in two years has dropped from 8.6 per cent in 2010 to about 7.5 per cent, according to FCT HIV/AIDS programme Coordinator, Dr. Yakubu Mohammed has said. He said over ...
Ending Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission
The Huffington Post - 6/10/2013 2:01:27 PM
But still, 900 babies are born every day with HIV. (RED) and the Global Fund envision a world in which no baby is born with HIV, and every mother has the opportunity to help her child thrive. To achieve this, ending mother-to-child transmission ...
Secretary-General, at General Assembly Meeting on HIV/AIDS, Urges Courage,
UN News Centre - 6/11/2013 12:17:03 AM
Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks to the General Assembly on implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS ... Some 45 countries and territories continue to deny entry, stay and residence to people living with HIV.
U.S. Spends $228K to Find Out Why Gay Kenyans Avoid Free HIV Treatment
CNS News - 6/18/2013 5:12:23 PM
The study, which will cost U.S. taxpayers $228,147, seeks to encourage Kenyan homosexuals, including prostitutes, to avail themselves of the AIDS treatment known as antiretroviral therapy (ART)--and to continue taking it once they start. “Although men ...
Fear Stymies HIV/AIDS Prevention
Jackson Free Press - 6/12/2013 7:14:02 PM
The stigma Cain and other advocates for people living ... world effects on people with HIV who face discrimination in employment and housing because of their status. Just three organizations in Mississippi focus on providing housing for people with HIV/AIDS.
AHF: “Mr. President: No Retreat on AIDS-Fully Fund PEPFAR!”
Yahoo! Finance - 6/18/2013 6:31:08 PM
“In addition, the Key Populations Challenge Fund—six deserving countries and two regions will split $20 million—approximately $2.5 million each to address HIV ... to global AIDS, anywhere from 218,000 to 363,000 additional people living ...
Government of India and World Bank Sign $255 Million Agreement for National AIDS Control Support Project
The World Bank Group - 6/18/2013 10:10:03 AM
NACP IV will build on the successful experience of NACP III (2007-2012), which was focused on prevention programs, complemented by care, support, and treatment of people living with HIV and AIDS ... low (up to 0.5%), there are varying trends ...
China’s Guangdong province to lift HIV restrictions on teacher recruitment
unaids.org - 6/13/2013 11:49:02 AM
In Guangdong, China’s most populous province, some bold HIV-related policy decisions are about to come into play. In the wake of concerted advocacy efforts—including by UNAIDS, UNESCO and ILO—the province has announced it will abolish restrictions ...
AIDS No Longer Death Sentence in 21st Century
NewsBlaze Hot News - 6/13/2013 7:34:20 PM
Photo: Wikimedia Commons According to Ms. Robl ... reinforced with support from civil society, people living with HIV, faith- based organizations, the private sector, foundations, donor nations, and multilateral institutions. "To achieve sustainable ...
UCT Research On Managing Pain In HIV/AIDS Sufferers Is Global First
ModernGhana - 6/11/2013 9:35:24 AM
Although we are managing the disease with antiretroviral drugs - which have decreased the number of deaths - this has not fully restored the quality of life in those living with HIV/AIDS ... next step is to test it in different communities across South ...