|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
After a decade, global AIDS program looks ahead
FOX News - 5/22/2013 1:09:25 AM
Scott Applewhite, File The decade-old law that transformed the battle against HIV and AIDS in developing countries is at a crossroads. The dream of future generations freed from epidemic is running up against an era of economic recovery and ...
After a decade of success, global AIDS program looks to the future
Washington Post - 5/21/2013 7:08:31 AM
“This is a remarkable story that the American people should know about,” Kimberly Scott of the Institute of Medicine, which recently completed an evaluation of the AIDS program, said at a forum sponsored by the Kaiser Family Foundation and ...
Global AIDS Program Reaches Crossroads Amid Reality Of Economic Recovery And Budget Cuts
The Huffington Post - 5/21/2013 7:08:31 AM
WASHINGTON — The decade-old law that transformed the battle against HIV and AIDS in developing countries is at ... areas of the developing world. She spoke of the more than 5 million people now receiving life-saving antiretroviral treatment ...
HIV/AIDS: Bold new goal for 2020 set at UN AIDS summit
IRIN - 5/19/2013 11:53:02 PM
The three-day event, attended by heads of state, civil society groups, AIDS organizations ... HIV is one of the most formidable challenges of our time and have demonstrated true leadership through this Declaration in their commitments to work towards a wor ...
WORLD AIDS DAY, 2012
The White House President Barack Obama - 5/21/2013 7:11:30 PM
On World AIDS Day ... released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, our Nation's first comprehensive plan to fight the domestic epidemic. The Strategy aims to reduce new infections, increase access to care, reduce health disparities, and achieve a more ...
Great strides are reported in eradicating AIDS/HIV in Africa
Catholic Online - 5/22/2013 6:56:00 PM
AIDS-related deaths, rates of infection drop noticeably, thanks to cooperation among African nations Once the fearsome scourge of the African continent, the rates of HIV/AIDS infection and AIDS-related deaths have dropped dramatically over the past several ...
HIV/AIDS: Young people at highest risk of HIV infection
IRIN - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
“The faces of young people living with HIV are predominantly African and female ... At the UN General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on HIV/AIDS in 2001, countries agreed to cut HIV infection among young people by 25 percent by 2010, but only ...
Q&A: AIDS-Free Future Means Fighting Homophobia
ipsnews.net - 5/22/2013 4:32:50 PM
UNITED NATIONS, May 22 2013 (IPS) - The global fight against HIV/AIDS has seen recent hard-won breakthroughs, including the discovery of the genetic hiding place of the virus by doctors in Australia, a 50-percent drop in new infections across 25 low- and ...
Nigeria: Over Seven Million People Now Receiving HIV Treatment in Africa - UN Report
AllAfrica - 5/23/2013 5:40:14 AM
The number of people in Africa receiving antiretroviral treatment increased from less than 1 million to 7.1 million over seven years, according to a United Nations report which documents the progress in the AIDS response in the world's second largest ...
Closer to a world without HIV
Hindustan Times - 5/19/2013 5:12:11 PM
An encouraging piece of news from our own country ... number of people infected with HIV, has been remarkably successful in reducing its general incidence of HIV, cutting the annual number of new infections by nearly 50%. World Aids Vaccine ...
The next generation of Malawi's children stay HIV free with Option B+
UNICEF - 5/20/2013 9:35:51 PM
With a new treatment strategy for preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in place, there is hope that the next generation of children in Malawi may be born free of the scourge of HIV/AIDS. KASUNGO, Malawi, 20 May 2013 – On a rainy afternoon in a ...
Canada Continues to Support the Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Live-pr.com - 5/17/2013 8:34:59 PM
(live-PR.com) - OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/17/13 -- Canada recognizes the need to continue the global fight against HIV ... AIDS, a disease that still affects more than 34 million people around the world-95 percent of them in developing ...
UN: AIDS Deaths Down, Treatment Up in Africa
Voice of America - 5/21/2013 4:26:51 PM
... report says AIDS-related deaths in Africa are falling while the number of Africans getting treatment for the AIDS virus is on the rise. The report from the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS says the number of people in Africa who ...
Here I Am: Advocating for a vaccine in the fight against AIDS
The Huffington Post - 5/17/2013 1:18:20 PM
The hope of a vaccine for HIV/AIDS cannot be underestimated. At the moment, we can control the disease if we can find HIV+ people early enough before they get sick and get them on treatment ... perhaps our only shot at protection.
HIV-affected people call upon Nagaland govt to take political pledge
Zee News Limited - 5/19/2013 1:51:45 PM
Nagaland is among the six highest HIV/AIDS prevalent states in the country. She also appealed to ... the number of people enrolled in ART programme is still low and this life saving treatment is still inaccessible to many living in remote parts of the ...