|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
Sharing stories from around the world on living with HIV
ABC Online - 7/22/2014 2:27:00 PM
About 12,000 of the world's leading HIV scientists, policymakers and activists are in Melbourne this week for the 2014 international AIDS conference ... born in the so-called lucky country. "If you're going to be living with HIV, Australia's one of ...
Wives Hide HIV as Stigma Undermines Progress on AIDS
Businessweek - 7/20/2014 2:29:22 PM
Protecting young mothers will be critical if the world is to meet a UN target of eliminating new HIV infections among children by 2015. At an international AIDS ... countries with the highest HIV prevalence means that the number of young people living ...
"Undetectable" HIV: A New Goal for the Global AIDS Response?
The Huffington Post - 7/21/2014 7:21:40 PM
As the International AIDS conference got under way in Melbourne Australia this week, following the tragic loss of leading HIV treatment ... income countries mean new medications may not be available to millions of people around the world.
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The Hindu - 7/22/2014 6:05:55 AM
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing countries ... Despite TB prevalence rates reducing since 2000, the number of people living with TB worldwide increased from around 8.5 million in 1990 ...
Indigenous Communities Say Education, Funding Key to Fighting HIV/AIDS
Inter Press Service - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
“We can’t just pretend that HIV/AIDS ... people across the world, there is a strong need for culturally appropriate programmes designed, championed and delivered by indigenous people, activists and experts say. Many indigenous women are living in ...
Nigeria: 2.6 Million Infected People to Access HIV/Aids Services
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 10:10:29 AM
Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Prof. John Idoko, said the major challenge facing the country is to know the true picture of people living with HIV/AIDS. Idoko said many people living with the disease do not see the ...
UNAids pushes for an end to Aids epidemic
sabc.co.za - 7/21/2014 9:13:13 AM
After about three decades of the HIV/Aids pandemic, the United Nations has now called on countries to end the scourge ... treatment must reach everyone around the world. No one dies from with HIV. People living with HIV are protected by laws and free ...
Ukraine crash claimed not just a friend, but a 'force to be reckoned with' in HIV/AIDS research
Dallas News - 7/19/2014 8:46:58 AM
Perhaps millions of people were affected by their decades-long fight against the HIV epidemic. They pioneered the development of affordable HIV medications for the developing world ... AIDS Society on improving access to HIV care in developing countries ...
AIDS pandemic may be reversed despite lack of cure
Detroit Free Press - 7/22/2014 10:48:05 PM
With widespread numbers of HIV patients in treatment ... prevalence for the very first time (since the AIDS epidemic began).” Scaling up this approach to the rest of the country and the rest of the world will be a key focus at the conference, said ...
HIV/AIDS on screen: by focusing on history, we ignore the present
THE CONVERSATION - 7/20/2014 7:37:11 PM
Matthew McConaughey won an Oscar for his performance in Dallas Buyers Club – but films about the contemporary experience of life with HIV/AIDS ... s Live With It: We All Have HIV is a multi-disciplinary performance produced through workshops with people ...
AIDS experts blast countries with anti-gay laws
Yahoo News - 7/21/2014 11:36:23 AM
Campaigners at the world AIDS conference ... lesbian and transgender people "are entitled to equal rights and to equal access to HIV prevention, care and treatment information and services". But just as more and more western countries have passed laws ...
The Luke Church goes global to stand against HIV/AIDS
Your Houston News - 7/20/2014 9:57:21 AM
Project A1:8 which is the church’s local and international outreach effort to spread the love of Christ throughout the world ... people are living with HIV and AIDS in the Republic of South Africa, which is the highest number in any country.
Temple researchers snip out dormant HIV from cells
Philadelphia Daily News - 7/22/2014 1:05:16 AM
Cost is a barrier in developing countries, where most of the world's 35 million HIV/AIDS patients live. And the virus remains tucked in the patient's own DNA, where it causes low-level damage to many organs - and threatens to resurge if drug therapy is ...
Antiretroviral therapies not the “silver bullet” for Indigenous peoples with HIV, AIDS
Crikey - 7/20/2014 10:40:18 AM
The use of antiretroviral therapies for prevention as well as treatment for HIV and AIDS should not be ... of treatments for people from developing nations (with 75 per cent of the world’s 40 million people living with HIV from developing nations ...
International AIDS Conference Sets Big Goals
Voice of America - 7/20/2014 9:43:02 AM
What happened to me is common throughout our region and the world. I come from the most populous Muslim country ... fight against AIDS. “HIV cannot be solved by science alone. Because of the stigma of HIV, we need to include people living with HIV ...