|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
Football star David Luiz ambassador in HIV/AIDS fight
Jamaica Observer - 4/17/2014 8:21:15 AM
adding he wanted to "use this position to spread the word about how to overcome AIDS around the world". Of the estimated 35.3 million people living with HIV around the world, some 5.4 million are 10 to 24 years old, and many of them do not know they are ...
5,720 female sex workers living with HIV
Ghana Web - 4/16/2014 6:49:22 AM
The Ghana Aids Commission ... he said the country has a generalized epidemic, adding that HIV prevalence is consistently over 1% among pregnant women. He also stated that currently, almost 236,000 people, including some 27,000 children are living with ...
Nurse accused of spreading HIV in Uganda
FOX News - 4/13/2014 10:16:21 PM
The Ugandan press had dubbed her "the killer nurse," after the HIV-infected medical worker ... consequences for the fundamental rights of people living with HIV and AIDS in Uganda and beyond," said AIDS-Free World, in a statement. Namubiru shouldn't ...
HIV/AIDS patients allege diversion of funds by FCT committee
World Stage - 4/10/2014 5:40:44 PM
WorldStage Newsonline-- People living with HIV ... the World Bank here in Nigeria and in Washington that we are not involved in the implementation of the money. "Yesterday (Tuesday) in our meeting with the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA ...
Malawi Makes Strides On HIV National Response
AllAfrica - 4/15/2014 11:01:06 AM
Today, more people are receiving ... an opportunity to learn from other countries on how they are managing their HIV and AIDS responses. They were also an opportunity for Malawi to showcase its success stories to the world. AllAfrica publishes around ...
Ghana AIDS Commission commends media on HIV/AIDs response
Ghana News Agency - 4/10/2014 4:57:47 PM
This relatively low prevalence translates into 235,982 Persons Living with HIV and AIDS (PLHIV) in Ghana ... Dr Poku said Ghana is among 22 countries in the world that recorded over 50 per cent decline in their HIV prevalence during the period under ...
Anti-gay laws undermine fight against HIV/AIDS in Caribbean – experts
Thomson Reuters Foundation - 4/9/2014 10:53:54 AM
Traditional beliefs in countries such as Belize and Honduras which hold that HIV/AIDS is a curse can heighten discrimination against people living with the virus, making it harder for them to get life-saving treatment. "In Belize, HIV/AIDS is seen as some ...
SUNY Potsdam AIDS Education Group Offers Candlelight Memorial
The readMedia - 4/16/2014 7:56:47 PM
POTSDAM, NY (04/16/2014)(readMedia)-- The SUNY Potsdam AIDS Education Group will take part in the 31st Annual Candlelight Memorial Service in conjunction with the Global Network of People Living ... for HIV/AIDS awareness in the world.
UNAIDS teams up with Brazilian footballer David Luiz ahead of World Cup
UN News Centre - 4/17/2014 7:52:37 AM
16 April 2014 – As the FIFA World Cup in Brazil draws closer, the United Nations agency leading the response to the AIDS epidemic today named the country’s football ... total estimated 35.3 million people living with HIV around the world, an estimated ...
AIDS 2014 Youth Programme Internship
ReliefWeb - 4/16/2014 10:24:07 AM
The International AIDS Society (IAS), the world’s leading independent association of ... and to the greater involvement of people living with HIV (GIPA) in all aspects of its work. People living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply.
Russia's Anti-Gay Law: Fueling an AIDS Crisis
World Policy Institute - 4/15/2014 4:08:54 PM
The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia ignited a conflict-ridden and violent discussion about the status of LGBT rights in the country. News of hate ... From 2002 to 2012, the number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Russia has increased an astounding ...
New Film About HIV/AIDS Seeks Backers; Civic Duty Responds, Giving Life to Vital Project
Virtual-Strategy Magazine - 4/15/2014 12:45:29 AM
Millions around the world have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS, with a significant number of them living in the Los Angeles area. A new short film by Armand Petri portrays the significant challenges and more importantly the long-term success of many patients ...
Nurse On Trial For Allegedly Infecting 2-Year-Old Patient With HIV
HNGN - 4/14/2014 4:10:06 PM
Nearly 1.5 million of the country's population of 36 million have ... have grave consequences for the fundamental rights of people living with HIV and AIDS in Uganda and beyond," AIDS-Free World said, the AP reported. Others say Namubiru is the real ...
Guatemala makes progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS
InfoSur Hoy - 4/13/2014 11:56:34 PM
GUATEMALA CITY – Four of every 10 people infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Central America live in Guatemala ... of MSPAS’ HIV/AIDS Program. Panama and Guatemala are the two Central American countries with the largest prevalence ...
Engaging Youth Voices in the HIV & AIDS Response
Edge on the Net - 4/9/2014 11:32:41 PM
April 10 is National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day, and across the country ... and young people’s ability to not just transform their own lives, but the lives of their peers and the world. After a nationwide search, 10 Youth Ambassadors were selected ...