|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
People with HIV Living Longer
Dubai Chronicle - 7/23/2014 4:46:00 AM
Anti-retroviral drugs has helped HIV-positive people from developed countries to live ... of the end of the AIDS epidemic”. Last year, UNAIDS estimated, there were 35 million people living with HIV around the world, but only about 12.9 million are ...
AIDS 2014 criticised over lack of trans* speakers as HIV rates skyrocket
Star Observer - 7/24/2014 2:21:38 AM
ADVOCATES have called for increased representation of trans* people at major aids 2014 events, with research showing trans women are almost 50 times more likely to be living with HIV across parts of the world. At the opening plenary session on the fifth ...
"Undetectable" HIV: A New Goal for the Global AIDS Response?
The Huffington Post - 7/21/2014 7:21:40 PM
As the International AIDS conference got under way in Melbourne Australia this week, following the tragic loss of leading HIV treatment ... income countries mean new medications may not be available to millions of people around the world.
How the global response to HIV/AIDS renders Indigenous peoples “invisible”
Crikey - 7/23/2014 1:42:52 PM
These included those produced by UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the World Health Organisation ... late testing for HIV and poor or no care and support for people living with HIV. Conversely, indigenous peoples are part of ...
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The Hindu - 7/22/2014 6:05:55 AM
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing countries ... Despite TB prevalence rates reducing since 2000, the number of people living with TB worldwide increased from around 8.5 million in 1990 ...
AIDS 2014: addressing the needs of people who have lived with HIV for more than 20 years
UNAIDS - 7/21/2014 11:53:41 PM
With the AIDS ... been living with HIV for decades and debated emerging issues. Stephen Watiti, a 60-year-old Ugandan medical doctor who has been living with the virus for more than 25 years is one of the world’s 3.6 million HIV-positive people aged ...
Indigenous Communities Say Education, Funding Key to Fighting HIV/AIDS
Inter Press Service - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
“We can’t just pretend that HIV/AIDS ... people across the world, there is a strong need for culturally appropriate programmes designed, championed and delivered by indigenous people, activists and experts say. Many indigenous women are living in ...
Wives Hide HIV as Stigma Undermines Progress on AIDS
Bloomberg - 7/20/2014 2:43:41 PM
While new infections have fallen to the lowest level this century and AIDS-related deaths are at a seven-year low, a “youth bulge” experienced by many countries with the highest HIV prevalence means that the number of young people living with HIV or at ...
What Has TB Got To Do With An Aids Conference?
NewsBlaze - 7/23/2014 10:15:16 AM
Tuberculosis (TB) remains the most common AIDS-defining ... estimated TB/HIV cases received antiretroviral therapy (ART). More than 80% of countries still do not report providing IPT (isoniazid preventive therapy) to eligible people living with HIV.
Ukraine crash claimed not just a friend, but a 'force to be reckoned with' in HIV/AIDS research
Dallas News - 7/19/2014 8:46:58 AM
Perhaps millions of people were affected by their decades-long fight against the HIV epidemic. They pioneered the development of affordable HIV medications for the developing world ... AIDS Society on improving access to HIV care in developing countries ...
The stories of three Africans living with HIV
BBC - 7/23/2014 8:06:25 AM
There are 35 million people living with HIV in the world. About 67% of those are in sub-Saharan Africa ... years ago but she did not tell anyone until she developed TB and then Aids nine years later. On the brink of death, she started on anti-retroviral ...
As AIDS Epidemic Matures, Workplaces Adapt
Voice of America - 7/23/2014 3:05:47 AM
Many organizations, including the U.N.’s labor agency, have called on businesses to create HIV-friendly policies for the workplace. But how that will actually play out in the workplace varies widely from country ... People Living with HIV, says AIDS ...
UNAids pushes for an end to Aids epidemic
sabc.co.za - 7/21/2014 9:13:13 AM
After about three decades of the HIV/Aids pandemic, the United Nations has now called on countries to end the scourge ... treatment must reach everyone around the world. No one dies from with HIV. People living with HIV are protected by laws and free ...
Stigma still barrier to HIV and AIDS care
Ghana Web - 7/22/2014 8:03:26 PM
Discrimination and stigma against people living with HIV and AIDS ... ceremony of the 20th International AIDS Conference at Melbourne in Australia, said there were many countries still struggling to address the HIV epidemic. “We need again to shout ...
Africa: Controlling HIV-Aids By 2030 Is Possible - UNAIDS
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 12:55:08 PM
The report showed that 35 million people around the world were living with HIV. There were 2.1 million new cases in 2013 - 38% less than the 3.4 million figures in 2001. Aids-related deaths ... some of the most affected country in the region.