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, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
Uganda: Stigma Against HIV/Aids Patients High
AllAfrica - 5/23/2016 12:31:16 PM
There are approximately 1.6 million people living with HIV in Uganda according to official figures although the 2013 HIV/Aids Uganda country progress report by the United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (Unaidss) indicated that only 793,893 people living ...
VN seeks international assistance to avoid AIDS resurgence
Vietnamnet - 5/27/2016 5:17:01 AM
the challenges it has faced in fighting the disease and the country’s appreciation of international support. Long said the deputy PM was especially interested in bringing the voice of the people living with HIV/AIDS to the world’s notice. The AIDS ...
Sanders makes commitment for Dem platform in HIV/AIDS meeting
Washington Blade - 5/25/2016 9:40:04 PM
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a new commitment to highlight access to generic medications during a meeting with HIV/AIDS activists ... and effect millions of people in this country and more around the world.”
Anti-gay countries block LGBT organizations from AIDS discussions
Bay Area Reporter - 5/26/2016 4:13:47 AM
The list of organizations and countries ... transgender people are 49 times more likely to be living with HIV than the general population, their exclusion from the high-level meeting will only impede global progress in combating the HIV/AIDS pandemic."
And the Band Plays On: A New Plague Met With Silence, Denial
The Huffington Post - 5/25/2016 10:12:53 AM
According to AIDS.gov, 36.9 million people currently live with HIV/AIDS and, "Even today ... the third most common infectious disease in the country and the fastest-spreading bacterial disease, you'll know someone soon if you don't already.
Shocking Exclusion by United Nations of LGBT Groups at High Level AIDS Meeting
O-blog-dee-o-blog-da - 5/22/2016 8:53:31 PM
The United Nations is scheduled to host a global meeting to stop the AIDS epidemic, yet several countries ... living with HIV and an eminent person actively engaged in the response to HIV/AIDS. The 2016 High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS will focus the ...
Clinton meets with HIV/AIDS activists; promises to expand PrEP availability
La-Kabylie - 5/14/2016 10:14:36 PM
Commemorated globally in honor of those who perished due to Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV-AIDS), the activity will ... Secretary Clinton expressed that people living with and affected by HIV have been the catalyst ...
Patients with HIV not welcome to govt hospitals
Times of India - 5/25/2016 5:58:10 PM
"Four to five such cases from Patna and adjoining areas come to us every month," Gyan Ranjan of the Patna Network of People Living With HIV/AIDS says and rattles off ... Vivek has a similar tale to tell the world. He along with his brother has been ...
Lighting candles of hope for people living with H.I.V.
BusinessMirror. - 5/21/2016 4:51:20 PM
In the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), notorious for having the highest teen-pregnancy rate in the country, Vallido said the Young ... He said that because of the stigma attached to HIV-AIDS, people avoid getting themselves tested in their own ...
Education on HIV/AIDS marks Intl Candlelight Memorial Day
KanglaOnline - 5/16/2016 2:09:38 AM
Around 37 million people are living with HIV/AIDS across the world and this year’s theme for the International Candlelight Memorial Day is ‘Engage, Educate and Empower’ which is basically aimed at prevention of HIV/AIDS transmission, Abiram said.
Top Ten Countries With HIV
livestrong.com - 9/15/2015 11:55:29 PM
there were almost 37 million people around the world living with HIV/AIDS in 2014. The spread of HIV encompasses every country, but several sub-Saharan African nations have been the hardest hit, including Swaziland, South Africa and Lesotho. Depending on ...
Russia Joins Islamic Countries In Banning Groups From UN AIDS Meeting
gandhara.rferl.org - 5/19/2016 3:34:58 PM
Russia has joined several dozen Islamic countries ... on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) issued a statement on May 18 saying that "it is crucial that the voices and perspectives of individuals and organizations be heard…including the voices of people living with ...
Cuomo Announces New HIV/AIDS Legislation
theinsidekorea.com - 5/17/2016 2:01:17 AM
Cuomo proposed new legislation to combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the state. "We will not relent until this horrific disease is nothing but a distant memory". Right now the world has 37 million people still living with HIV/AIDS and the state has about ...
Hillary Clinton Meets With HIV/AIDS Activists At Campaign Headquarters
Lucena Informacion - 5/14/2016 12:20:27 PM
She also co-sponsored the Early Treatment for HIV Act to extend Medicaid coverage to low-income people living with HIV ... using the Clinton Foundation to reduce the cost of HIV/AIDS medications in countries most at need. As President, Clinton will ...
Zimbabweans Living With HIV/AIDS Facing Serious Food Shortages
voazimbabwe.com - 2/15/2016 9:01:11 PM
Some people living with HIV/AIDS say it is now difficult to take prescribed antiretroviral drugs without getting adequate food Some international organizations like the World Food Program ... may need of food aid in the country with a huge grain deficit.