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Mozambique – Home is where you find it

United Nations - More than 16 million children have lost their parents to HIV and AIDS. A staggering 14 million of them live in sub-Saharan Africa. Alcides Soares from Mozambique was forced to become an adult before...

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Mozambique: Home Is Where You Find It

More than 16 million children worldwide have lost their parents to AIDS. A staggering 14 million of them live in Sub-Saharan Africa. Alcides Soares from Mozambique was forced to become an adult before his time when hi...

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Mozambique: Home Is Where You Find It

United Nations, April 2013 - More than 16 million children have lost their parents to HIV and AIDS. A staggering 14 million of them live in sub-Saharan Africa. Alcides Soares from Mozambique was forced to become an a...

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The face of AIDS in America

United Nations, August 2012 - Thirty years on from the outbreak of the epidemic, the face of HIV and AIDS in America has changed. Black American men are now infected at a rate six times higher than white men, while wo...

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Guyana: Loggers Learn About HIV/AIDS Protection

Thirty years after the first case of HIV/AIDS was reported, the battle against HIV/AIDS stigma continues to be a key challenge. In Guyana, the International Labour Organization, ILO, is partnering with the Government,...

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Botswana: mobile HIV testing for women

United Nations, August 2010 - A quarter of Botswana's population lives in rural areas. To stem the spread of HIV/AIDS, mobile testing units are being sent to remote villages in an effort to reverse what is reported to...

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New approach to HIV treatment could save 10 million lives, says UN report

United Nations, New York, 13 July 2010 - A new United Nations report says that a radically simplified approach to ensuring access to HIV treatment for everyone who needs it could prevent 10 million deaths by 2025 and...

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Guyana: UNFPA’S campaign against HIV/AIDS

United Nations, New York, October 2009 - AIDS is a leading cause of death in the Caribbean nation of Guyana. A new programme, supported by the UN Population Fund, is helping drastically reduce HIV infection rates amon...