|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
Last week, on December 1, the world marked the World Health Organisation’s World AIDS Day. This year’s theme was focused on adolescents who, it seems, are falling through the cracks in terms of HIV services. Between 2005 and 2012, while ...
Testing for HIV/AIDS During Advent
The Huffington Post - 12/4/2013 1:59:07 PM
I face little risk for contracting HIV/AIDS. Regardless, I was tested. Why? Getting tested counts. For people who get tested even once, it increases awareness and lowers the likelihood of engaging in risky behaviors. It is time to stop HIV/AIDS.
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 7:43:17 AM
(CNN)-- As we mark the 25th observance of World AIDS Day on December 1, we have a golden opportunity to begin to end the HIV/AIDS pandemic. To start with, this has been an extraordinary year for HIV/AIDS research, with headline-grabbing ...
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 ...
Nelson Mandela death: Aids campaigner
BBC Online - 12/5/2013 11:59:14 PM
Controversy within ANC According to UN figures ... (aged 0-14), out of a population of just over 51 million. The causes of an epidemic on this scale have been many - primarily poverty, but also economic migration, the poor status of women ...
Despite Advances, HIV/AIDS Still Takes Heavy Emotional Toll
Medicine Net - 12/8/2013 5:33:18 AM
THURSDAY, Dec. 1 (HealthDay News) -- For many it's a good news/bad news scenario. People with HIV/AIDS are living longer and healthier lives than ever before, but they still have a chronic disease that's potentially fatal and carries a heavy stigma, said ...
White House World AIDS Day Event
Insurance News Net - 12/8/2013 5:11:49 AM
And together with your help, we've worked toward our shared goals of: As we gather here today, just a few days after Thanksgiving ... work of so many - including many who are here with us today -- HIV is now a manageable medical condition.
Young and HIV positive: what is it like to live with the condition?
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 8:39:20 AM
She works with the country’s Network of Young People Living with HIV and is the special youth ... Since then Lumumba has had medical training in HIV and Aids care, joined the global youth coalition on HIV and Aids, and works as an advocate for the ...
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 ...
People living with HIV demand the Bill to be tabled
India Times - 12/3/2013 11:54:27 PM
MUMBAI: Members of World Vision India demanded national leaders to pass the HIV Bill that will protect the rights of those living with the disease. The Bill was drafted after nation-wide consultations with various stake holders including People ...
Wise Up programme uses theatre to raise awareness among youth in Botswana about HIV/AIDS
UNICEF - 12/5/2013 8:45:57 PM
On 29 November, UNICEF released Children and AIDS: Sixth Stocktaking Report, the first report of its kind since 2010. An AIDS-free generation once seemed like a far-off dream. But, now, the world has what it takes to make this dream a reality. Advancements ...
AIDS: The untold truth of its aging victims
worcestermag.com - 12/4/2013 11:53:16 PM
This week as people gathered for World AIDS Day 2013 awareness events in Worcester, they remembered the millions of lives lost to the disease, especially the 636 family members, neighbors and friends who have died right here in our own city.
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 ...
HIV/AIDS: UNAIDS World AIDS Day report - the Highlights
IRIN - 11/20/2012 3:02:03 PM
Some 2.5 million people contracted HIV in 2011; rates of new infections have fallen by 20 percent since countries met at the inaugural UN General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS in 2001 ... leading killer of people living with HIV, who comprise ...