|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
HIV/AIDS spreading to younger people in Taiwan
Xinhua News Agency - 6/16/2013 11:48:28 PM
TAIPEI, June 16 (Xinhua) -- HIV/AIDS is spreading to more younger people in Taiwan, the island health authorities warned at Taiwan HIV Testing Month that kicked off Sunday at Taipei Main Station. Currently, HIV carriers aged between 15 and 24 account for ...
Can a Man Living With Hemophilia and HIV Bike Across the U.S. -- Twice?
thebody.com - 6/19/2013 9:36:04 PM
Since then Barry has been symbol of courage, determination and endurance for people with hemophilia around the world. (Read Barry's own story of testing HIV positive, losing his brother-in-law and brother to AIDS and hepatitis C complications ...
India praised for its efforts to tackle HIV/AIDS by UN coordinator
Zee News Limited - 6/14/2013 3:44:05 PM
"I think India is one of the countries in the world that has done best in dealing with HIV AIDS. The reason for that is that the prevalence rate has gone down. People who are living with HIV are receiving free medicines and very good services. And there ...
More Concerted Action, Greater Urgency Could Make Eradication of HIV/AIDS
UN News Centre - 6/11/2013 9:59:52 PM
Developed countries should help to pool enough resources for the Global Fund, which had contributed much ... of references to Zambia in respect of violence against people living with HIV and AIDS, saying he would write to UNAIDS to ensure that corrective ...
Growing HIV/AIDS awareness in Indonesia’s Papua region
IRIN - 6/18/2013 12:26:04 PM
According to a 2012 report from the Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Tanah Papua was experiencing a low-level HIV epidemic, with a prevalence of 2.4 percent among the general population (versus a national average of 0.3 percent). About 30,000 ...
New Analysis of World's Premier AIDS Conference Finds Poor Coverage of Populations Most-at-Risk for HIV
Reuters - 6/18/2013 5:12:23 PM
OAKLAND, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report produced by a coalition of global advocacy organizations shows that the International AIDS Conference (IAC) program continues to lack meaningful coverage of populations most ...
Namibia: Nation Subduing HIV/Aids Kamwi Tells Americans
AllAfrica - 6/19/2013 9:18:45 AM
The Minister of Health and Social Services Dr. Richard Kamwi says Namibia has passed the programmatic tipping point, where the annual HIV/AIDS increase in adults on treatment exceeds the annual number of adult infections. "The 120 000 Namibians living with ...
Movement for global access to hepatitis C treatment building momentum
Aidsmap - 6/17/2013 11:54:26 PM
Regulators need to be satisfied that any new version of pegylated interferon is manufactured to a high standard and achieves similar outcomes to existing branded products, pegylated interferon alfa 2a (Pegasys) and alfa 2b (PegIntron). The World Health ...
One Million Babies Born HIV-free Signals Major Milestone in Global Effort to Eliminate Pediatric AIDS
KXXV-TV News 25 - 6/18/2013 2:06:16 PM
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) joined the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Presidentâ??s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to mark PEPFARâ??s 10 year anniversary and celebrate significant new milestones in the global ...
World Aids Day
Malayala Manorama - 6/15/2013 2:38:28 PM
and grandparents who lost their children to HIV, with the bookend generations taking care of one another, in Kenya, is World AIDS Day, and UNAIDS says that as of 2011 an estimated 23.5 million people living with HIV resided in sub-Saharan Africa ...
Sri Lanka, committing to championing the AIDS response
unaids.org - 6/19/2013 3:38:09 PM
National HIV prevalence remains relatively low in Sri Lanka, estimated at 0.1% and, through support from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Sri Lanka provides free access to HIV treatment for all eligible people.
Secretary-General, at General Assembly Meeting on HIV/AIDS, Urges Courage,
UN News Centre - 6/11/2013 12:17:03 AM
Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks to the General Assembly on implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS ... Some 45 countries and territories continue to deny entry, stay and residence to people living with HIV.
Fighting Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS in Yemen
nationalyemen.com - 6/15/2013 8:04:46 AM
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS ... Project in an Arab Country Since the beginning of 2013, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been working in Sana’a to help reduce the stigma faced by people living with HIV and improve their ...
US program marks birth of one millionth HIV-free baby
GlobalPost - 6/17/2013 11:54:26 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday hailed the 10th anniversary of a US program to battle AIDS, saying it has helped one million babies be born disease-free to mothers infected with HIV. "Preventing mother to child transmission has been a central ...
HIV/AIDS prevalence drops to 7.5% in Abuja
worldstagegroup.com - 6/16/2013 8:35:12 PM
According to her, the HIV/AIDS epidemic situation in Nigeria still remains a major public health challenge of big magnitude, in spite of enormous resources government is committing to combat it at the National, state, and LGA levels. She therefore urged ...