Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Adolescent Deaths From AIDS Have Tripled Over The Last 15 Years Despite Overall Decline
International Business Times - 11/27/2015 3:02:06 AM
However, despite the rise in AIDS-related deaths among adolescents, the world has made significant progress toward ... head of Unicef’s global HIV/AIDS program, said, in a statement. “But immediate investments are needed to get life-saving treatment ...
Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled from 2000: UNICEF
Daily News and Analysis - 11/27/2015 9:35:49 AM
However, among teenagers aged 15-19, 26 new infections occur every hour, and about half of the two million living with HIV in this group are in just six countries ... head of UNICEF's global HIV/AIDS programmes, told a conference in Johannesburg where ...
HIV prevalence in Ethiopia drops by 90 percent-Official
en.starafrica.com - 11/27/2015 4:02:22 PM
the country’s Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (HAPCO) said on Friday.However, more than 24,000 new infections were registered last year, the office said at a press conference organized here on Friday in connection with World AIDS Day to be ...
New Zealand obesity campaigner quits saying country has made 'no progress'
The Guardian - 11/27/2015 2:47:47 AM
New Zealand is the third fattest nation of the OECD countries, according to official statistics. One in every three New Zealand adults, and one in every ten New Zealand children are obese. Toomath started FOE in 2001 as she was beginning to treat teenagers ...
Liberia, Partners Commence World Aids Day
AllAfrica - 11/27/2015 10:33:05 AM
HIV & AIDS continue to post serious threat to development ... of the Ministry of Health has commenced series of activities in observance of the World AIDS Day 2015 in the Country. The activities are being undertaken by the AIDS Commission in collaboration ...
Iranian media is revealing that scores of the country’s fighters are dying in Syria
Washington Post - 11/27/2015 10:11:36 AM
A flurry of reports in Iran’s official and semiofficial news outlets about the deaths — including funerals and even a eulogy to a fallen general by Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei — have surprised analysts who monitor the country ...
World's Biggest Animal Cloning Factory To Be Built In China
Tech Times - 11/28/2015 10:03:16 AM
The largest animal cloning factory in the world is now likely underway in China — a path “no one has ever travelled” in cattle cloning and meeting the country’s skyrocketing ... has on the increasing number of deaths at all stages of development.
Op-ed: HIV/AIDS epidemic is still alive
Stamford Advocate - 11/28/2015 5:02:37 AM
The United Nations Joint Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) “estimates that 25.6 million people in Africa died of AIDS related deaths from 1981 to 2014.” More than 40 million children have been orphaned by AIDS, and 15 million children worldwide have lost ...
World AIDS Day 2015: Red Ribbon Coalition to provide free counselling, testing across Nigeria
World Stage - 11/27/2015 9:35:49 AM
Other plans include stimulation of a broader stakeholders involvement, and various impactful activities targeted at reaching many Nigerians with free HIV/AIDS ... World AIDS Day event. About 3.4million Nigerians are living with HIV according to WHO ...
LSACA collaborations to end HIV/AIDS by 2030
The Nation - 11/27/2015 11:04:42 PM
LSACA Acting Chief Executive Officer, Dr Olusegun Ogboye said this on the year 2015 World AIDS Day programme of the agency. The theme was Getting to Zero : Zero new HIV infections, zero Discrimination, zero AIDS related deaths. Dr Ogboye urged the private ...
PANCAP optimistic about ending HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030
Jamaica Observer - 11/28/2015 9:48:57 AM
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV & AIDS (PANCAP ... within the post 2015 global agenda. World AIDS Day is observed on December 1. PANCAP said earlier this year countries had the opportunity to adopt 17 goals to ...
Harford County Health Department Supports World AIDS Day Observance; Free Confidential Testing
The Dagger - 11/28/2015 5:24:05 AM
The 2015 theme, “Getting to Zero” was selected by the World AIDS Campaign (WAC) to reinforce the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) vision of achieving “Zero new HIV infections. Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS-related deaths.”
Types of cancers worldwide in numbers
Daily News Egypt - 11/27/2015 12:06:08 PM
Breast cancer is on the top of the list of cancers that affect women in both developed and developing countries, according to the latest statistics of the World Health Organization and Cancer Research UK Institute. Breast cancer is the second most ...
Everything the World Has Culturally Appropriated from the West
Breitbart News - 11/27/2015 7:15:38 PM
Just as they did Rwanda, an uncaring world averted its eyes, and this act of global racism has gone unacknowledged. Until now. Half-Pakistani in descent, I feel a personal sense of guilt at how non-western countries have unapologetically oppressed their ...
Name by name, France commemorates victims of terrorist attack on Paris
Los Angeles Times - 11/28/2015 2:03:39 AM
But as the country struggles to come to terms with the second major ... “Ten months later, the same people are able to restart and this time, cause 10 times more deaths,” Emma Prevost wrote in a Facebook post this week. Her brother, Francois-Xavier ...