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
56,000 people living with HIV in Sudan: WHO
Sudan Tribune - 10/24/2016 4:42:17 AM
October 23, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - The World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday said that there around 56,000 people living with HIV in ... Sudan has been combating HIV/AIDS since 1987, after the country’s first AIDS case was reported in 1986.
Ghana Aids Commission adopts strategic plan to end HIV/AIDS
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 10/18/2016 9:21:25 AM
GBC’s George Asekere and Pearl Ollennu report that currently 82,199 HIV/AIDS patients are on treatment out of a figure of 264,660 people living with the disease in the country.
‘Amend HIV/AIDS Bill for better access to treatment’
The Hindu - 10/19/2016 5:24:01 AM
We want free and complete treatment to be a right,” said Daisy David, advocacy associate, World Vision India, during a press meet on Tuesday. People living with HIV/AIDS and representatives ... drugs in many parts of the country, and this could ...
HHS awards $2.3 billion in grants to help Americans access HIV/AIDS care and medications
blog.aids.gov - 10/25/2016 6:02:50 PM
Under Part C Early Intervention Services (EIS) of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, approximately $186.6 million was awarded across the country to 346 local, community-based organizations to provide core medical and support services to people living with HIV.
WFP Djibouti Country Brief, September 2016
ReliefWeb - 10/21/2016 4:05:53 PM
People living with HIV/AIDS on antiretroviral treatment and TB patients on direct ... most of them continuing their journey to other countries. Despite the ongoing conflict in Yemen, UNHCR has not reported any new influx of refugees in recent months.
Health and the SDGs in a Real World Setting
impakter.com - 10/13/2016 2:28:00 PM
MSF was supporting over 220,000 people on ART in 19 countries. The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and global health experts agree that the convergence of new treatment models and affordable treatment has brought the world to a critical ...
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.
HIV/AIDS: Nigeria facing anti-retroviral drugs shortage – UN
dailypost.ng - 10/17/2016 1:47:28 PM
The UNAIDS Country Director, Dr Bilali Camara, on Monday described the situation as an emergency. He said that UNAIDS was discussing with the Federal Ministry of Health, Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS and some major donors over the issue.
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
GENEVA — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is calling on governments to provide migrants with preventive care and treatment for HIV/AIDS ... of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in ...
Discrimination Against Persons Living With HIV To Attract Jail Term
ghanastar.com - 10/19/2016 6:38:35 PM
Those who act in ways deemed to be discriminatory against persons living with HIV/AIDS could serve up to three years in jail ... there were no anti-retroviral drugs in the country. “The doctors said we were going to die so if we have any property ...
Tanzania: Rein in Medics Revealing the HIV Status of Patients
AllAfrica - 10/26/2016 12:39:31 PM
Tanzania is credited for being among countries in Africa that ... greatly improve the quality of life of people living with HIV. Surveys show that close to 100 per cent of adult Tanzanians are aware that HIV/Aids is for real, for in any case, there can ...
African Countries With The Highest HIV/AIDS Prevalence- Poverty, Crime And Prostitution
answersafrica.com - 6/7/2015 11:59:33 PM
With the accommodation of enlightenment, The 2010 UNAIDS reports that the rate of new infections has reduced in 22 countries ... people living with HIV/AIDS in South Africa with about 171 733 deaths, making it the highest prevalent rate in the world.
Fighting the HIV/AIDS Epidemic and Supporting People Living with HIV/AIDS
The White House President Barack Obama - 5/30/2016 12:58:45 PM
reducing stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV. Support the President’s Ambitious Goals for to Address Global AIDS. On World AIDS Day 2011, the President announced ambitious new targets for the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS that ...
Sichuan university introduces vending machines selling discounted HIV test kits to combat rising infection rates
Shanghaiist - 10/24/2016 8:24:12 AM
According to a 2015 report by UNAIDS, the number of people living ... the prevention of HIV/AIDS, calling on other countries to help search for a cure and curb the spread of the disease. Peng Liyuan also serves as a World Health Association ambassador ...
Nigerians With Mental Illness Outnumber Those Living With HIV/AIDS – Experts
herald.ng - 10/10/2016 7:32:12 PM
She expressed concern that more attention was being paid to people living with HIV/AIDS than those with mental health. She said that the devastating effects of insurgent attacks and other crises across the country ... “The world is going through crises ...