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
China has 5.75 lakh people with HIV/AIDS
Times of India - 11/30/2015 2:54:23 PM
BEIJING: The number of people living with HIV/AIDS in China has hit 5,75,000 by the end of October, with 1,77,000 deaths, a Chinese health agency said ahead of the World AIDS day . Six out of every 10,000 people in China may be infected with HIV/AIDS ...
Live positively': Togo’s ‘Tino’ sets example for HIV/AIDS patients
The Rakyat Post - 11/30/2015 5:50:21 AM
Since then, he has become a powerful speaker at seminars and awareness campaigns and also heads an agency supporting people living with HIV/AIDS. Togo once had the ... In Africa, I have been to some 30 countries and in my native Togo, I have travelled ...
World AIDS Day 2015: Joint Statement by HR/VP Mogherini and Commissioners Andriukaitis, Mimica and Moedas
neurope.eu - 11/30/2015 11:12:28 AM
On the eve of World AIDS ... 2 million people diagnosed with HIV each year, with 1.4 million of them in sub-Saharan Africa which is the region most affected by the disease. Today, a total of 36.9 million people are living with HIV/AIDS.
Nigeria: Ending HIV/Aids Should Commence From LGs - UNAIDS
AllAfrica - 11/30/2015 1:14:10 PM
UNAIDS Country Director, Nigeria, Dr. Bilali Camara has said. He gave the advice on Saturday during the cultural and awards night organized by the Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria (NEPWHAN) in collaboration with the National Agency for ...
End of AIDS in sight? 10 facts about HIV/AIDS ahead of World AIDS Day
Al Arabiya News - 11/30/2015 11:48:16 AM
Despite major advances, HIV/AIDS remains ... in low and middle income countries, with new diagnoses every year and young women in sub-Saharan Africa seen as being particularly at risk. World AIDS Day on Dec. 1 is used to unite people in the fight against ...
Free event in Beloit raises HIV/AIDS awareness
Gazette Xtra - 11/30/2015 10:18:11 PM
BELOIT—Marc Perry still remembers the stories young people shared by candlelight about living with HIV/AIDS. The country struggled to come to terms ... it gives you a different perspective of the world,” Perry said. “It was a life-changing experience.”
HIV/AIDS Fast Facts
CNN - 11/30/2015 9:49:33 PM
35 million - Number of people living with HIV/AIDS worldwide in 2013 ... December 1, 1988 -First World AIDS Day. 1999-Researchers in the United States find evidence that HIV-1 most likely originated in a population of chimpanzees in West Africa.
Laurie Edmiston: Canada's challenge for World AIDS Day
Canada - 11/30/2015 8:56:28 AM
It’s a question I often hear on World AIDS Day (Dec. 1 ... Many of us think of HIV/AIDS as an issue affecting other countries. But an HIV epidemic in Canada? More than 70,000 Canadians are living with HIV and on average seven to eight new infections ...
Accept those living with HIV/AIDS, says Vocea
Fiji Times - 12/1/2015 3:11:41 AM
... Labasa Town this morning to mark the international World AIDS Day and national celebration at St Mary's Primary School. With banners displaying supportive messages for people living with HIV/AIDS, children, youths and adults markech on wearing 'AIDS ...
World Aids Day: Where are we now?
France 24 - 11/30/2015 4:13:07 PM
Widely seen as a death sentence not too long ago, HIV/AIDS and the 30-year battle against it have turned a corner. Yet challenges remain as a new goal emerges: to end the epidemic by 2030. For this year’s World ... 15.8 million people living with HIV ...
Foundation sensitises youths on need to stem HIV/AIDS prevalence
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/30/2015 4:31:36 AM
An NGO, Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF), on Monday, said it would sensitise youths on the need to stem the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the country ... of enrolling 30,000 people living with the virus by 2020. NAN reports that the World AIDS Day provides ...
World AIDS Day 2015: Red Ribbon Coalition to provide free counselling, testing across Nigeria
World Stage - 11/27/2015 9:35:49 AM
To mark World AIDS Day 2015, the Red Ribbon Coalition ... discrimination and fear of getting tested by promoting social inclusion and adequate care for People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) and stimulating Stakeholders involvement in the fight against ...
Number of events on tap for World AIDS Day this Tuesday
Pensacola News Journal - 11/30/2015 8:49:18 AM
Started in 1988, World AIDS Day -- Dec. 1 -- offers communities the chance to unite to fight against the HIV/AIDS stigma; commemorate those who have lost the battle with AIDS; and also show support for those who are living with AIDS. "Getting to Zero" is ...
Baltimore prepares for World AIDS Day
Baltimore Times - 11/27/2015 4:23:50 PM
The Care Collective will develop best practices and comprehensive approaches to prevent HIV infection among high risk gay men of color and ensure that persons living with HIV/AIDS ensure ... great turnout on World AIDS Day across the country.”
World AIDS Day 2015: The Time To Act Is Now
Modern Ghana - 11/30/2015 2:25:45 PM
Accra, GHANA – The U.S. theme for World AIDS Day 2015, “The Time to Act Is Now,” conveys the urgency of implementing the UNAIDS Fast-Track Strategy to achieve the 90-90-90 targets and end the HIV/AIDS epidemic ... of all people living with HIV ...