|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 ... on HIV and Aids, said there were worrying signs that some countries were not on track to meet global targets and commitments ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 12:51:06 PM
This hammer blow to AIDS research funding will be accompanied by cuts to a range of other HIV/AIDS programs -- cuts that will have ... That all changed with the first reports, in 2008, of Timothy Brown, the "Berlin patient."
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 ...
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 ...
Young and HIV positive: what is it like to live with the condition?
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 8:39:20 AM
Oséias Cerqueira, Brazil: Cerqueira, 26, is a lawyer working to defend the rights of people living with HIV and Aids in Bahia, Brazil. He campaigns for better public policies to support marginalised groups in Latin America, and is studying the ...
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: Getting to zero
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 12/11/2013 4:06:50 PM
In the United States approximately ... infected with HIV every year. Children come to us from all over Minnesota and all over the world. Many of the children in our care have been adopted from countries in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, and ...
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 ...
China to ban people with HIV from spas and public bathhouses in move condemned by UN
Daily Mail - 10/14/2013 6:34:21 PM
In January, a draft regulation in south China's Guangdong province proposed to ban people with HIV and other sexually-transmitted diseases from becoming teachers. But officials dropped the provision in April after an outcry from rights groups.
Social protection key to prevention of HIV/AIDS: National AIDS body
Firstpost - 12/10/2013 5:41:04 PM
New Delhi: Social protection for families affected by HIV/AIDS is one of the key strategies to prevent the spread of the disease, the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) said Tuesday. The National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), under the leadership ...
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: Living with HIV
The Independent - 11/26/2011 11:20:35 PM
Red balloons will be released, vigil candles lit and heads of state will recall those who have fallen victim to HIV/Aids on the 24th World ... country, there is no need for it to still be a killer disease. "You can still go out and have a social life. Some ...