|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
WHO statistics show that in 2012, there were 35.3 million people living with HIV/AIDS ... middle-income countries. Stigmatisation and discrimination are still major issues and barriers to voluntary testing. But the world is dealing with ...
BMS, MPP Bringing HIV Drug to 110 Developing Countries
Drug Discovery & Development - 12/12/2013 2:25:26 PM
The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) and biopharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb have signed a licensing agreement to increase access to a key HIV medicine, atazanavir, in 110 developing countries. These countries represent 88.5 percent of people living ...
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 rates among children have fallen sharply, the UN has said. But UNAids, the joint UN programme on HIV and Aids, said there were ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 12:51:06 PM
(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 ...
In Tenafly, HackensackUMC addresses HIV/AIDS with students
NorthJersey.Com - 12/12/2013 6:47:18 AM
TENAFLY - Hackensack University Medical Center on Dec. 2 hosted its 15th annual AIDS Conference to educate students on the disease and on prevention. The conference, held on Dec. 1 at the Clinton Inn, coincided with World AIDS Day. Boasting the theme of ...
World Aids Day information and facts about living with HIV
News Shopper - 12/1/2013 8:40:33 AM
TODAY is World Aids Day ... diseases. HIV can be passed on through infected bodily fluids, most commonly via sex without a condom or by sharing infected needles, syringes or other injecting drug equipment. There are around 100,000 people living with ...
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 ...
Million of Africans with no AIDS treatment
Yahoo!7 News - 12/11/2013 9:43:16 PM
EPA About 13 million HIV-positive Africans don't have access to medication, World Aids Campaign says. About 13 million HIV-positive Africans still don't have access to the life-saving medication they require, the non-profit World Aids Campaign says.
Young and HIV positive: what is it like to live with the condition?
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 12:03:56 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 ...
Global HIV/Aids epidemic 'could be over by 2030' as infection rates drop by a third
The Independent - 9/24/2013 7:55:20 PM
The global ... Nation's HIV/Aids agency (UNAIDS), said that ending the epidemic in just 17 years' time was a "viable target". The UN is set to exceed its own goal of providing HIV treatment to 15 million people in low and middle income countries by 2015.
World AIDS Day: Getting to zero
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 12/11/2013 4:06:50 PM
It is an opportunity for us to come together to show support for people living with HIV and AIDS around the world ... Minnesota and all over the world. Many of the children in our care have been adopted from countries in Asia, Africa, Eastern ...
World AIDS Day: HIV Groups Honored
Human Rights Watch - 11/29/2013 2:40:51 PM
Joseph Amon, health and human rights director (Toronto) – On World AIDS Day, December 1, 2013, Human Rights Watch and the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network will honor Alternatives-Cameroun and the Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN) with the 2013 Award ...
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 returning to the spotlight?
Washington Blade - 12/12/2013 8:44:49 PM
the persistence of HIV/AIDS is grabbing new attention as recent news stories have documented progress toward a cure and the disease’s continuing impact on gay youth and people of color. Sean Strub, founder of POZ magazine, said LGBT leadership ...
Social protection key to prevention of HIV/AIDS: National AIDS body
Firstpost - 12/10/2013 5:41:04 PM
In order to facilitate exchange of thoughts and experiences, the department of AIDS control in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) India, is hosting a two-day international conference on HIV sensitive social protection.