|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
World loses esteemed HIV/AIDS researchers and activists in MH17
techtimes.com - 7/17/2014 11:58:26 PM
Every two years, HIV researchers, people ... from Stop AIDS Now. HIV/AIDS spokesman for the World Health Organization, Glenn Thomas, was also on board the flight on his way to the conference. Approximately 14,000 delegates from 200 countries are expected ...
Wives Hide HIV as Stigma Undermines Progress on AIDS
Businessweek - 7/20/2014 2:29:22 PM
Protecting young mothers will be critical if the world is to meet a UN target of eliminating new HIV infections among children by 2015. At an international AIDS ... countries with the highest HIV prevalence means that the number of young people living ...
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 ...
Infection With 2 HIV Strains Slows Disease Progression
Medicine Net - 7/20/2014 6:01:08 AM
Besides the HIV-1 strain that's common throughout the world ... HIV-2 virus develop AIDS and die, but some live normal lives, she said. The new study looked at West Africans in the country of Guinea-Bissau and focused on 223 people who first became ...
Indigenous Communities Say Education, Funding Key to Fighting HIV/AIDS
Inter Press Service - 7/21/2014 9:59:09 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 ...
What has TB got to do in an AIDS Conference?
OpEdNews - 7/19/2014 7:24:03 PM
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.
Nigeria: 2.6 Million Infected People to Access HIV/Aids Services
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 10:10:29 AM
Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Prof. John Idoko, said the major challenge facing the country is to know the true picture of people living with HIV/AIDS. Idoko said many people living with the disease do not see the ...
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 ...
HIV/AIDS on screen: by focusing on history, we ignore the present
THE CONVERSATION - 7/20/2014 7:37:11 PM
Consider the last three major films gracing our screens that explicitly deal with HIV/AIDS – the Academy ... BalletLab’s Live With It: We All Have HIV is a multi-disciplinary performance produced through workshops with people living with HIV across ...
Antiretroviral therapies not the “silver bullet” for Indigenous peoples with HIV, AIDS
Crikey - 7/20/2014 10:40:18 AM
The use of antiretroviral therapies for prevention as well as treatment for HIV and AIDS should not be ... of treatments for people from developing nations (with 75 per cent of the world’s 40 million people living with HIV from developing nations ...
International AIDS Conference Sets Big Goals
Voice of America - 7/20/2014 9:43:02 AM
What happened to me is common throughout our region and the world. I come from the most populous Muslim country ... fight against AIDS. “HIV cannot be solved by science alone. Because of the stigma of HIV, we need to include people living with HIV ...
For Indigenous women and children with HIV, what are the issues?
Crikey - 7/21/2014 1:16:36 PM
“Four years ago, my husband’s family, they disowned us, the majority of them, people I had known all my life,” the 29-year-old told the International Indigenous Pre-conference on AIDS and ... have children living with HIV in my country and they ...
The Luke Church goes global to stand against HIV/AIDS
Your Houston News - 7/20/2014 9:57:21 AM
Project A1:8 which is the church’s local and international outreach effort to spread the love of Christ throughout the world ... people are living with HIV and AIDS in the Republic of South Africa, which is the highest number in any country.
HIV epidemic 'smaller' than UN estimates: report
Terra Daily - 7/22/2014 6:48:52 AM
These resistant strains are especially dangerous for people co-infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS. HIV attacks ... and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 ...
AIDS experts blast countries with anti-gay laws
Yahoo News - 7/21/2014 11:36:23 AM
Campaigners at the world AIDS conference ... lesbian and transgender people "are entitled to equal rights and to equal access to HIV prevention, care and treatment information and services". But just as more and more western countries have passed laws ...