Global AIDS Response – What Progress?
Monday, November 25, 2013
The report says an estimated 35.3 million people worldwide were living with HIV last year, a slight increase on previous years (34 million in 2012).
The report tells the story of the significant gains that have been made towards many of the 2015 targets in the Millennium Development Goals. For example, AIDS-related deaths among people living with HIV have decreased by 30 percent since the peak in 2005 as access to antiretroviral treatment (ART) has expanded.
However, two specific aspects of the report are of immense concern to the Alliance and reflect the priorities we have in our work:
- Health Care