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
UN: 15-year push ends extreme poverty for a billion people
theguardian.com - 7/6/2015 9:37:47 PM
While the world has reduced the number of people living on less than $1.25 a day from 1.9 billion ... complications from delivery and unsafe abortion. Progress on combating HIV/Aids, malaria and other diseases has also varied. The target of halting and ...
UN: Goals Helped Lift 1 Billion People From Extreme Poverty
New York Times - 7/6/2015 6:03:02 PM
UNITED NATIONS — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says a 15-year effort to implement eight goals adopted by world leaders at the start of the new millennium has helped lift more than one billion people out ... diseases such as HIV/AIDS.
Middle-income nations need to increase spending on HIV-AIDS: study
Live Mint - 6/25/2015 7:41:58 PM
People living in 15 countries—Brazil, Cameroon ... and Zimbabwe—accounted for more than 75% of these new infections. Nearly 61% of the world’s 35 million HIV/AIDS cases live in these countries and India is the third highest with 2.1 million patients.
Forging a brighter future for disabled children living with HIV/AIDS in Kenya
The World Bank - 11/25/2014 11:03:17 PM
and manage smaller projects that contribute to the national response to HIV/AIDS. Kenya has the fourth largest HIV epidemic in the world. In 2012, an estimated 1.6 million people were living with HIV and roughly 57,000 people died from AIDS-related illnesses.
World Aids Day: How Ireland is living with HIV/AIDS for more than 30 years
The Irish Times - 12/1/2014 6:42:39 AM
Today is World Aids Day. For more than 30 years Ireland has been living with HIV/Aids ... on particular groups of people – primarily, but not exclusively, men who have sex with men (MSM) and migrants, particularly those from countries where HIV is ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
GENEVA— The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is calling on governments to provide migrants with preventive care and treatment for HIV/AIDS ... of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North ...
GGM promised Sh1.2bn for Kili HIV/Aids challenge
The Citizen - 7/7/2015 6:13:10 AM
About 1.6 million people in Tanzania are living with HIV and Aids and there are about ... The funds are distributed to relevant charities fighting HIV/Aids in the country. According to AngloGold Ashanti Sustainability Vice President Simon Shayo, organisers ...
Don't stigmatize people living with HIV/Aids’
New Vision - 3/23/2014 9:41:00 AM
... an HIV/Aids activist after living with infected people in his home area in Bengal and saw the need to help fight the disease. “HIV/Aids is deadlier than cancer,” he said. The campaigner hopes to reach 191 countries in his crusade against, having ...
Mylan, CAS to raise funds and awareness for people living with HIV/AIDS
News-Medical - 12/2/2014 12:50:42 AM
"In Canada, we estimate that there are 71,300 people living with HIV/AIDS. Despite the significant progress ... approximately 3.5 million patients in 104 countries. "Mylan's mission is to provide the world's 7 billion people access to high quality medicine ...
What It's Like To Live With HIV In Brazil, The World's Greatest HIV/AIDS Success Story
Co.EXIST - 12/1/2014 11:46:17 PM
By the early 1990s, the country had similar infection rates to South Africa, which now has one of the highest rates of the disease in the world (including ... funding for HIV/AIDS programs dries up and a generation of young people emerges that didn't ...
World Aids Day: why the global diplomatic response to HIV/Aids needs remobilising
New Statesman - 12/1/2014 11:43:18 AM
HIV/AIDS is in danger of falling ... the campaign to help more of those people living with AIDS around the world. And since then, the rights of women and of gay and lesbian people in some acutely affected countries – long recognised as key to tackling ...
Engaging People Living with HIV in the Implementation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
blog.aids.gov - 9/14/2011 7:10:43 PM
As part of our ongoing implementation of the NHAS, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) convened a consultation in late July with people living with ... many realities of persons living with HIV/AIDS in our country that must be taken ...
Celebration of Valentines Day for People living with HIV/AIDS
GroundReport - 2/12/2010 11:56:31 PM
This was also to demonstrate healthy living among people living with HIV/AIDS and to create awareness about usefulness for healthy living among such people across the country. Inaugurating the event Ms. Sarah Clymer, Vice Consul, from US Consulate ...
South Korean patients have nowhere to go as world gathers to discuss HIV/AIDS
medium.com - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
In a modern country with world class medical facilities and easy access to antiretroviral therapy, there is no reason why people with HIV/AIDS should not be able to live long, comfortable and productive lives. In fact, a recent study found that some people ...
Biggest Challenge in Fight Against HIV/AIDS Is Shortage of Health Workers in Developing Countries, World Bank Official Says
The Body - 7/23/2007 11:55:51 PM
A shortage of health care workers in developing countries most affected by HIV/AIDS is the biggest challenge facing efforts to combat the disease, Debrework Zewdie, the World Bank's director ... although about two million people living with HIV/AIDS ...