HIV UPDATE

  • DRUM Magazine - 17 January 2013

The United Nations Joint Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAIDS) has commended South Africa for reporting significant declines in new infections among adults and children.

The number of children newly infected with HIV fell by between 40 and 59 per cent from 2009 to 2011.

According to a report, 330 000 children were infected with HIV last year, which is almost half the 2003 rate...read the full article

blog comments powered by Disqus

Tags

Related Media Coverage

“South Africa has recorded considerable declines in HIV infection rates since 2003”