|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
Protection of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Punch - 12/7/2013 10:52:26 PM
Although there is still no cure for HIV/AIDS, we have come a long way since 1981 and scientists are now more hopeful, even if cautiously so because of the nature of the virus ... the safety of patients. The Protection of Persons Living with ...
HIV and Aids: record numbers in poorer countries receive treatment
theguardian.com - 11/20/2013 2:15:43 PM
Record numbers of people living in low- and middle-income countries are receiving antiretroviral treatment, and HIV infection ... on HIV and Aids, said there were worrying signs that some countries were not on track to meet global targets and commitments ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 12:51:06 PM
This hammer blow to AIDS research funding will be accompanied by cuts to a range of other HIV/AIDS programs -- cuts that will have ... That all changed with the first reports, in 2008, of Timothy Brown, the "Berlin patient."
World AIDS Day: Getting to zero
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 12/11/2013 4:06:50 PM
Fatumata, whose name has been changed, is a 14-year-old girl who lived in Eastern Africa all of her life before coming to Minnesota in 2010. She grew up in a refugee camp with her younger brother and sister and her parents. She had to take ...
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 ...
Young and HIV positive: what is it like to live with the condition?
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 8:39:20 AM
Oséias Cerqueira, Brazil: Cerqueira, 26, is a lawyer working to defend the rights of people living with HIV and Aids in Bahia, Brazil. He campaigns for better public policies to support marginalised groups in Latin America, and is studying the ...
World AIDS Day: HIV Groups Honored
Human Rights Watch - 11/29/2013 2:40:51 PM
Joseph Amon, health and human rights director (Toronto) – On World AIDS Day, December 1, 2013, Human Rights Watch and the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network will honor Alternatives-Cameroun and the Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN) with the 2013 Award ...
World AIDS Day: Living with HIV in Luxembourg
wort.lu - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
“It was an undeniable truth in the '80s that HIV equalled death. Doctors didn't even give you any hope,” Martin said. He was a studying in the French capital when AIDS hit the world ... at a time where I was full of life and enjoying it, because ...
13 million HIV-positive Africans don’t have Access to AIDS treatment
topnews.net.nz - 12/12/2013 9:24:47 AM
It has been revealed by the a non-profit World Aids Campaign that nearly 13 million HIV-positive African are still not able to get access to the life-saving medication they desperately need. HIV and AIDS have become worst for people living in West and ...
China to ban people with HIV from spas and public bathhouses in move condemned by UN
Daily Mail - 10/14/2013 6:34:21 PM
In January, a draft regulation in south China's Guangdong province proposed to ban people with HIV and other sexually-transmitted diseases from becoming teachers. But officials dropped the provision in April after an outcry from rights groups.
Global HIV/Aids epidemic 'could be over by 2030' as infection rates drop by a third
The Independent - 9/24/2013 7:55:20 PM
The global ... Nation's HIV/Aids agency (UNAIDS), said that ending the epidemic in just 17 years' time was a "viable target". The UN is set to exceed its own goal of providing HIV treatment to 15 million people in low and middle income countries by 2015.
World Aids Day: Living with HIV
The Independent - 11/26/2011 11:20:35 PM
Red balloons will be released, vigil candles lit and heads of state will recall those who have fallen victim to HIV/Aids on the 24th World ... country, there is no need for it to still be a killer disease. "You can still go out and have a social life. Some ...
HIV/AIDS By The Numbers
The Huffington Post - 7/18/2012 5:30:18 PM
More than 8 million people had access to antiretroviral therapy, an increase of 20 percent from 2010. The U.N. wants the number ... became infected with HIV in South and South-East Asia in 2011. * In East Asia, 830,000 people have HIV in 2011.
Celebrating a Decade of Progress Fighting Global HIV/AIDS
blog.aids.gov - 12/1/2013 11:56:49 PM
Ten years ago, this modern-day plague was devastating the health and wellbeing of millions of individuals in communities across Africa and in other resource ... that will dramatically decrease the impact of HIV/AIDS, including PMTCT, ART to prevent new ...
AHF Marks World AIDS Day Nationwide with Advocacy, HIV Testing in 14 Cities
Yahoo! Finance - 11/27/2013 2:50:22 PM
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, there were approximately 72,932 people in Texas living with HIV at the start ... the United States this World AIDS Day, as well as in 27 others countries around the world,” said ...