|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
Heightened HIV risk for people with disabilities
IRIN - 7/29/2014 9:39:31 AM
Globally there are an estimated one billion people living with a mental or physical disability, according to the UN World ... Seing, HIV and AIDS protection and technical adviser for Handicap International. CRPD, which has been ratified by 147 countries ...
People with HIV Living Longer
Dubai Chronicle - 7/23/2014 4:46:00 AM
Anti-retroviral drugs has helped HIV-positive people from developed countries to live ... of the end of the AIDS epidemic”. Last year, UNAIDS estimated, there were 35 million people living with HIV around the world, but only about 12.9 million are ...
UNAIDS, ASLM, partners launch initiative to improve HIV diagnostics
World Stage - 7/30/2014 3:14:47 PM
the World Health Organization (WHO), the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI), UNICEF, the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and ASLM. “Around 19 million of the 35 million people living with HIV don’t know they have the virus.
AIDS 2014: addressing the needs of people who have lived with HIV for more than 20 years
ReliefWeb - 7/24/2014 2:14:29 AM
With the AIDS ... been living with HIV for decades and debated emerging issues. Stephen Watiti, a 60-year-old Ugandan medical doctor who has been living with the virus for more than 25 years is one of the world’s 3.6 million HIV-positive people aged ...
Nigeria: Report Scores Nigeria Low on HIV/Aids Control
AllAfrica - 7/28/2014 7:17:33 AM
According to report, in every region of the world, there are three or four countries that bear ... showed that 19 per cent of AIDS-related deaths occurred in Nigeria where only two in every ten people living with HIV have access to treatment.
New partnership to improve access to essential pain medications for people living with HIV
Eurek Alert - 7/29/2014 1:50:04 PM
Washington, D.C.—July 29, 2014—Today the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced a new partnership to improve access to essential pain medications for people living ... HIV prevalence in the ...
Is HIV/AIDS disability?
Times of Zambia - 7/26/2014 2:15:06 PM
The question that the world needs to answer is; are people living with HIV/AIDS disabled because ... discrimination and other barriers faced by persons living with HIV/AIDS, Some countries have adopted anti-discrimination laws and other measures that ...
Urban boom and its bang on HIV
Rappler - 7/24/2014 7:50:55 AM
Up to 60% of the 35 million people living with HIV live in cities ... the Philippines is among 9 countries in the world where rates of HIV infection continue to rise. Cities for Social Change Ending AIDS by 2030 by Rappler Philippines Using data from ...
New licensing agreement could improve treatment options for children living with HIV
Eurek Alert - 7/25/2014 12:36:04 PM
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation applauds agreement between ... and China to develop generic versions of TAF for 112 countries that are home to more than 92 percent of people living with HIV in the developing world. Every day, almost 700 babies ...
How the global response to HIV/AIDS renders Indigenous peoples “invisible”
Crikey - 7/23/2014 1:42:52 PM
These included those produced by UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the World Health Organisation ... late testing for HIV and poor or no care and support for people living with HIV. Conversely, indigenous peoples are part of ...
A Philippine oasis for HIV/AIDS patients
Al JAZEERA - 7/27/2014 7:04:25 AM
Manila, Philippines - A cramped office on a four-storey rundown building in one of the Philippine capital's crime-ridden neighbourhoods serves as an unlikely oasis for people living with HIV/AIDS in ... than 80 percent of the country's 100 million ...
Getting Ahead of HIV (Op-Ed)
Live Science - 7/27/2014 12:23:33 AM
Countries ... once have died from AIDS are now living well with HIV; the number of children being born with HIV is falling dramatically; and above all, many millions of people who once would have surely acquired HIV, have not. The world is now more than ...
South Africa to Host 2016 AIDS Conference
NDTV - 7/25/2014 6:16:41 AM
Thirty-nine million have died from AIDS-related illnesses. In 2013, around 35 million people were living with HIV ... low- and middle-income countries had access to HIV drugs, but at least 28 million are eligible for them under World Health Organisation ...
AIDS: Botswana Fights to Eradicate
Guardian LV - 7/27/2014 1:56:37 AM
There are roughly 33.4 million people who are living with HIV or AIDS around the world and since 1981 ... Botswana is considered one of the most successful countries in Africa to tackle the AIDS epidemic. President Festus Mogae, who took office in 1998 ...
Flight MH17 Victims Left Lasting Contributions to AIDS Advocacy
Live Science - 7/29/2014 8:23:46 PM
who worked on behalf of marginalized HIV patients; and Pim de Kuijer, who lobbied for increased funding. World Health Organization spokesman Glenn Thomas was also on the flight, as was Lange's partner, Jacqueline van Tongeren, who worked as an AIDS public ...