|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
The Global Times - 6/17/2013 8:45:20 AM
HIV/AIDS is spreading to more younger people in Taiwan, the island health authorities warned at Taiwan HIV Testing Month that kicked off Sunday at Taipei Main Station. Currently, HIV carriers aged between 15 and 24 account for 19.5 percent of the total ...
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 ...
World Aids Day
Malayala Manorama - 6/15/2013 2:38:28 PM
and grandparents who lost their children to HIV, with the bookend generations taking care of one another, in Kenya, is World AIDS Day, and UNAIDS says that as of 2011 an estimated 23.5 million people living with HIV resided in sub-Saharan Africa ...
U.S. Spends $228K to Find Out Why Gay Kenyans Avoid Free HIV Treatment
CNS News - 6/18/2013 6:42:28 AM
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 ...
Fighting Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS in Yemen
nationalyemen.com - 6/15/2013 8:04:46 AM
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS ... Project in an Arab Country Since the beginning of 2013, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been working in Sana’a to help reduce the stigma faced by people living with HIV and improve their ...
HIV-AIDS cases in the country rising
Yahoo! - 6/11/2013 9:28:15 AM
"Both male and female can avoid contracting HIV-AIDS if they will practice safe sex ... the DoH-13 said. She said people living with HIV in Caraga region are 91 percent males and with ages ranging from 18 to 67 years old. At least 91 percent also ...
HIV/AIDS prevalence drops to 7.5% in Abuja
worldstagegroup.com - 6/16/2013 8:35:12 PM
FCT is one of the high risk HIV burden areas in the country ... the peculiar HIV/AIDS epidemic profile of the nation characterized by high prevalence rate, high MTCT burden, low PMTCT and ART coverage, low retention rate of persons living with HIV, what ...
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.
Ending Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission
The Huffington Post - 6/10/2013 9:58:04 AM
Imagine a world where no mother living with ... mission is to bring people and companies into the fight, to generate heat around the crisis and, through the Global Fund, enable some of the world's best-known companies to fund HIV/AIDS programs on the ...
Through PEPFAR Support, One Million Babies Born HIV-free
The Huffington Post - 6/18/2013 4:50:55 PM
At the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), we measure our progress with metrics that account for every program, dollar, and service received. While these indicators help us become more efficient and effective in the work we ...
Recognizing the 10th Anniversary of the U.S. President's Plan for Emergency AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
U.S. Department of State - 6/18/2013 8:18:30 PM
The countries are Cambodia, Ghana, Nepal, Senegal, Swaziland, and Zimbabwe. The regional programs include PEPFAR’s Asia and Central American regions. These funds will be leveraged as PEPFAR’s works hand-in-hand with partner country governments and ...
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.
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
NEW DELHI, June 18, 2013 - The government of India and the World Bank today signed a $255 million ... support, and treatment of people living with HIV and AIDS. The rate of new HIV infections fell by nearly 10 percent during the National AIDS ...
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
A child dies of AIDS every two minutes and one of every five maternal deaths in Africa is HIV-related. The world has made incredible progress in closing the gap in developing countries thanks in great part to the commitment of the American people.