|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
Fears, challenges of people living with HIV/ AIDS
tribune.com.ng - 12/9/2013 10:14:16 PM
Every day nearly 6, 300 people contract HIV and in 2012 alone, 1.6 million people died from AIDS. In all ... offered that the Federal Government could do more in terms of health care facilities provided for PLWHA. “We need to strengthen the referral ...
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."
Remembering Nelson Mandela’s championing of HIV/AIDS treatment
soschildrensvillages.org.uk - 12/10/2013 4:29:29 PM
As the world gathers to celebrate the life and achievements of Nelson Mandela, those living with HIV/AIDS are just one group thankful for this great man. This week, the 17th International Conference on AIDS and sexually transmitted infections in Africa is ...
Social protection key to prevention of HIV/AIDS: NACO
en-maktoob.news.yahoo.com - 12/10/2013 2:13:29 PM
Social protection refers to public interventions to assist individuals ... of whom 43 percent live alone without any kind of assets and support systems.
Ambitious Bill Targets HIV/AIDS Discrimination
buzzfeed.com - 12/9/2013 3:01:47 AM
“It’s about trying to be fair to people who have a treatable chronic disease rather than being literally criminals armed with a deadly weapon,” Sen. Chris Coons says. Advocates are hopeful. posted on December 8, 2013 at 10:04pm EST ...
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: 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 ...
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.
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 ...
HIV/AIDS By The Numbers
The Huffington Post - 7/18/2012 5:30:18 PM
More than 8 million people had access to antiretroviral therapy, an increase of 20 percent from 2010. The U.N. wants the number ... became infected with HIV in South and South-East Asia in 2011. * In East Asia, 830,000 people have HIV in 2011.
Celebrating a Decade of Progress Fighting Global HIV/AIDS
blog.aids.gov - 12/1/2013 11:56:49 PM
Ten years ago, this modern-day plague was devastating the health and wellbeing of millions of individuals in communities across Africa and in other resource ... that will dramatically decrease the impact of HIV/AIDS, including PMTCT, ART to prevent new ...