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UN – HIV Rate in Young African Women Disturbingly High

November 2016 AlJazeera; The number of HIV-infected people taking anti-retroviral (ARV) medicine has doubled in just five years, the United Nations said while highlighting high infection rates among young African women. A new report released by UNAIDS, a UN programme, on Monday said thousands of young women and girls across …

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Africa’s Progress in the Fight Against HIV/Aids

July 2016 DW; Which strategies are most effective in the battle against HIV/AIDS? DW looks at how four African countries are responding to the challenge. Ethiopia: Free medicines Ethiopia is regarded as a model in the fight against the virus HIV and the disease AIDS. Between 2001 and 2011, the …

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