|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
America Without HIV/AIDS in Women: A Wish for This National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
The Huffington Post - 3/10/2014 1:16:51 PM
Medications are also being used to prevent the disease in HIV-negative women who are at high risk of acquiring the virus. As a result of these interventions and a range of other behavioral and health care system improvements, there are now hopeful signs ...
HIV great challenge to economic growth
Times of Zambia - 3/11/2014 4:28:56 PM
HIV/AIDS has been ravaging most parts of the African continent over the past years. The pandemic has been one of the most devastating in world history. HIV/AIDS’ impact on most world economies need not be over emphasised, as it has a direct bearing on ...
Toddler with HIV Cured, Hope in Fight against AIDS Rises
The North Africa Post - 3/10/2014 3:08:24 AM
A two-year-old baby born with the HIV, in Mississippi State, appears to have been cured by US doctors, raising hope worldwide in the fight against the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS. This scientific breakthrough has been unveiled at the ...
IAPAC, HIV Advocates, and AbbVie Issue Consensus Statement Calling for Improved Care for Women Living with HIV
TheSacramento Bee - 3/6/2014 2:33:11 PM
WASHINGTON, March 6, 2014 -- /PRNewswire/ -- An international expert steering committee focused on women's issues released a consensus statement today to raise awareness of the need to improve care for women living with HIV. The consensus ...
Mrs Amosun empowers women with HIV/AIDS
NATIONAL MIRROR - 3/10/2014 2:18:17 AM
Speaking at the programme: “Uplifting Women Living with HIV/ AIDS”, with theme, “Inspiring Change”, Mrs Amosun expressed concern over report indicating that 72, 000 out of 400, 000 HIV infected children born all over the world are Nigerians.
Joint venture targets HIV/AIDS
Longview News-Journal - 3/10/2014 11:46:47 PM
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises anyone between the ages of 18 and 65 get tested for HIV. Special Health Resources Chief Financial Officer Carlton Smith literally is mobilizing the approach with a free testing bus that ...
Tamika Williams on the NationalWomen and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Ebony - 3/10/2014 12:33:54 PM
A: HIV/AIDS is a serious issue, and as an ambassador I want to help people understand just how serious it is. I want to do my part to help get the word ... be faithful to your partner. You should both get tested. It's important to know your status and ...
Red ribbons during T20
bdnews24 - 3/11/2014 5:19:03 PM
Cricketers will wear red ribbons on their shirts in the forthcoming T20 world cup to back an UN initiative supporting people living with HIV/AIDS. They will do that in all sixteen matches including the final. The effort comes as part of the “Think Wise ...
HIV Designer Cures
Guardian LV - 3/6/2014 7:52:19 AM
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) remains one of the leading causes of death in the world. This is particularly true in sub-Saharan Africa and other developing countries. In 2011 it was estimated that 34 million people were living with HIV ...
Empty Bowls fight hunger and raise funds for HIV/AIDS support
London Community News - 3/8/2014 11:10:23 AM
For too many people, a bowl of soup and a piece of bread might be the only hot meal they are able to have for weeks at a time. That harsh reality is reflected in the meals offered at the Empty Bowl fundraiser that was put on for the second time by the ...
Protection of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Punch - 12/7/2013 10:52:26 PM
WHO statistics show that in 2012, there were 35.3 million people living with HIV/AIDS ... low- and middle-income countries. Stigmatisation and discrimination are still major issues and barriers to voluntary testing. But the world is dealing with ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 4:07:45 PM
To mark this year's World AIDS Day, IOM is focusing on the plight ... Data shows the total number of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North America and Europe. The International Organization for ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 11:46:40 AM
(CNN)-- As we mark the 25th observance of World AIDS Day on December 1 ... a broadly applicable cure that can be made available to the 35 million people living with HIV/AIDS worldwide. But it is an irony bordering on tragedy that just as ...
United States People Living With HIV Stigma Index Launches for World Aids Day
thebody.com - 11/26/2013 11:55:35 PM
New York, NY --The United States People Living With HIV ... Stigma Index. "With World AIDS Day 2013 around the corner, we are proud that the U.S. PLHIV Stigma Index launch will cast a spotlight on the devastating effects of HIV stigma and discrimination ...
WORLD AIDS DAY: When Living With AIDS Means Living Without Privacy
ipsnews.net - 11/30/2005 11:58:46 PM
HAVANA, Dec 1 2005 (IPS) - No matter how great an effort is made to guarantee the privacy of people living with HIV, the AIDS virus, this right continues to be constantly violated in most countries around the world. In the northwest African country of ...