|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|9||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||481,500|
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
400 Million People Live with Hepatitis But They Do Not Know
Inter Press Service - 7/26/2016 11:22:31 AM
ROME, Jul 26 2016 (IPS) - With some 400 million people around the world infected with hepatitis B or C, mostly without being aware, the United Nations top health agency encourages countries to ... diseases like HIV AIDS and tuberculosis,” she said.
Complacency is new risk in HIV/Aids fight, warns Harry
PoderyGloria.net - 7/25/2016 8:17:35 AM
The study shows that while 28.81 lakh people were living with HIV infection in India a year ago, 1.31 lakh people in the country died of HIV/AIDS in 2015. Last year, 259 volunteers were given the vaccination and a small trial also took place in Thailand in ...
20 million Nigerians are infected with hepatitis B — Experts
Punch - 7/26/2016 11:11:11 PM
That means that about 20 million Nigerians are living with Hepatitis B. “This is also very high when you compare it to other countries ... than HIV/AIDS. According to Lesi, hepatitis B is one of the most infectious viruses in the world even as it leads ...
Additional USD26 million to boost Vietnam's sustainable HIV/AIDS response
en.dangcongsan.vn - 7/27/2016 8:22:22 AM
In 2014, Vietnam was the first country in Asia to adopt the 90-90-90 targets set by the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), under which: by 2020, 90% of people living with HIV will know their HIV status; 90% of people who know their status ...
HIV/AIDS remains a major health challenge – Lordina Mahama
Modern Ghana - 7/25/2016 6:04:34 PM
She said being the First Lady, as well as being a mother; it was her prayer that the summer camp would inspire greater paediatric care, protection of orphaned children and the promotion of the rights of People Living ... countries in their fight against ...
Top Ten Countries With HIV
livestrong.com - 9/15/2015 11:55:29 PM
there were almost 37 million people around the world living with HIV/AIDS in 2014. The spread of HIV encompasses every country, but several sub-Saharan African nations have been the hardest hit, including Swaziland, South Africa and Lesotho. Depending on ...
Zimbabweans Living With HIV/AIDS Facing Serious Food Shortages
voazimbabwe.com - 2/15/2016 9:01:11 PM
Some people living with HIV/AIDS say it is now difficult to take prescribed antiretroviral drugs without getting adequate food Some international organizations like the World Food Program ... may need of food aid in the country with a huge grain deficit.
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 ...
Gambia: Two Neighbouring Countries With Different Approaches to the HIV/Aids Pandemic
AllAfrica - 3/19/2014 7:51:13 AM
A technical report on Nutrient Requirements for People Living with HIV/AIDS commissioned by the World Health Organisation (WHO ... In some sub-Saharan African countries, HIV/AIDS prevalence is actually managed, while in others the prevalence is increasing.
What It's Like To Live With HIV In Brazil, The World's Greatest HIV/AIDS Success Story
Co.EXIST - 12/1/2014 2:35:06 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 ...
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Daniel Driffin
The Business Journal - 7/27/2016 9:15:28 PM
... 6.7 million people around the world got access to antiretroviral treatment. And she cracked down on the stigma around the virus, and helped lift the travel ban that prevented people with HIV/AIDS from entering our country. As a result of her work and ...
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 ...
Eradicating Discrimination Against People Living with HIV/AIDS
blog.aids.gov - 12/2/2015 8:42:46 PM
“The Department of Justice is firmly committed to eradicating discrimination against people living with ... living with HIV/AIDS, painful stigma and discrimination continue to permeate their daily lives. As citizens and countries around the world ...
Meeting the Challenge: The World Bank and HIV/AIDS
The World Bank - 4/2/2013 11:58:40 PM
The World Bank was a ... 173 million people about HIV/AIDS, and has mitigated the impact of AIDS for 1.8 million children and half a million adults through 38,000 grassroots initiatives. Most of the world’s 34 million people living with HIV/AIDS are ...
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 ...