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, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
Uganda: Stigma Against HIV/Aids Patients High
AllAfrica - 5/23/2016 12:31:16 PM
There are approximately 1.6 million people living with HIV in Uganda according to official figures although the 2013 HIV/Aids Uganda country progress report by the United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (Unaidss) indicated that only 793,893 people living ...
Roland Martin (NewsOne Now): Atlanta’s HIV/AIDS Epidemic Equivalent to 3rd World Countries
Electronic Urban Report - 5/13/2016 9:22:41 AM
Martin spoke with a panel of experts about HIV/AIDS in the Black community. As a result of a recent Emory University Center for AIDS Research study, which shows the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Atlanta is equivalent to that of Third World African countries ...
Nearly 100,000 people in Pakistan living with HIV/AIDS, but only 15,370 registered
The Express Tribune - 5/12/2016 4:44:42 AM
Nearly 100,000 people in the country are living with HIV/AIDS, but only 15,370 are registered with 21 HIV ... and child mortality rate in the country was one of the highest in the world. She said the main reasons for this were poor nutrition, early ...
Shocking Exclusion by United Nations of LGBT Groups at High Level AIDS Meeting
O-blog-dee-o-blog-da - 5/22/2016 8:53:31 PM
The United Nations is scheduled to host a global meeting to stop the AIDS epidemic, yet several countries ... living with HIV and an eminent person actively engaged in the response to HIV/AIDS. The 2016 High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS will focus the ...
Clinton meets with HIV/AIDS activists; promises to expand PrEP availability
La-Kabylie - 5/14/2016 10:14:36 PM
Commemorated globally in honor of those who perished due to Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV-AIDS), the activity will ... Secretary Clinton expressed that people living with and affected by HIV have been the catalyst ...
Cuomo Announces New Measures To Fight HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Go Daddy - 5/17/2016 1:54:08 AM
Inc. The package would bolster previous efforts made by the state in making NY the leader in providing quality treatment and care to HIV/AIDS patients in the country. Right now the world has 37 million people still living with HIV/AIDS and the state has ...
Lighting candles of hope for people living with H.I.V.
BusinessMirror. - 5/21/2016 4:51:20 PM
In the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), notorious for having the highest teen-pregnancy rate in the country, Vallido said the Young ... He said that because of the stigma attached to HIV-AIDS, people avoid getting themselves tested in their own ...
Tireless efforts to cure world's poorest
Independent Online - 5/24/2016 12:15:45 PM
Equally, we push ourselves to adapt to a changing world and confront emerging ... diseases such as polio, malaria, HIV/Aids, diarrhoeal diseases, pneumonia and tuberculosis - diseases that take a huge toll on people living in poverty.
Russia Joins Islamic Countries In Banning Groups From UN AIDS Meeting
gandhara.rferl.org - 5/19/2016 3:34:58 PM
Russia has joined several dozen Islamic countries ... on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) issued a statement on May 18 saying that "it is crucial that the voices and perspectives of individuals and organizations be heard…including the voices of people living with ...
Education on HIV/AIDS marks Intl Candlelight Memorial Day
KanglaOnline - 5/16/2016 2:09:38 AM
Around 37 million people are living with HIV/AIDS across the world and this year’s theme for the International Candlelight Memorial Day is ‘Engage, Educate and Empower’ which is basically aimed at prevention of HIV/AIDS transmission, Abiram said.
Top Ten Countries With HIV
livestrong.com - 9/15/2015 11:55:29 PM
there were almost 37 million people around the world living with HIV/AIDS in 2014. The spread of HIV encompasses every country, but several sub-Saharan African nations have been the hardest hit, including Swaziland, South Africa and Lesotho. Depending on ...
Health Department to host kickoff event June 2 for The AIDS Memorial Quilt displays in Lawrence
wellcommons.com - 5/24/2016 9:34:06 PM
Six sections of the world-renowned ... regularly helps you live a longer, healthier life and also lowers the chances of passing HIV on to others.” In December 2013, there were an estimated 3,370 people in Kansas living with HIV/AIDS, according to the ...
Cuomo Announces New HIV/AIDS Legislation
theinsidekorea.com - 5/17/2016 2:01:17 AM
Cuomo proposed new legislation to combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the state. "We will not relent until this horrific disease is nothing but a distant memory". Right now the world has 37 million people still living with HIV/AIDS and the state has about ...
Muslim countries, Russia block LGBT group participation in UN AIDS conference
McClatchy DC - 5/19/2016 1:08:49 AM
A group of Muslim countries ... that transgender people are 49 times more likely to be living with HIV than the general population, their exclusion from the high-level meeting will only impede global progress in combating the HIV/AIDS pandemic," Power ...
Hillary Clinton Meets With HIV/AIDS Activists At Campaign Headquarters
Lucena Informacion - 5/14/2016 12:20:27 PM
She also co-sponsored the Early Treatment for HIV Act to extend Medicaid coverage to low-income people living with HIV ... using the Clinton Foundation to reduce the cost of HIV/AIDS medications in countries most at need. As President, Clinton will ...