Malawi - Advanced HIV

Confronting the deadly pandemic

An estimated 800,000 people die each year from AIDS, while nearly 2 million people become newly infected with the HIV virus.

Nearly 38 million people were living with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) at the end of 2018, the majority of them in sub-Saharan Africa. While there is no cure for HIV, a combination of drugs, known as antiretrovirals (ARVs), enable people to live longer, healthier lives if taken regularly. The cost of first-line drugs is now cheaper than ever, but efforts are still needed to ensure everyone who is living with HIV receives treatment. Nearly 13 million people were missing out on receiving treatment as of June 2019.

 
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HIV/AIDS

MSF basic information

Project Update 1 Jan 2001
 
HIV/AIDS

MSF says pharmaceutical industry must keep its promise

Project Update 5 Dec 2000
 
HIV/AIDS

The crippled continent

Project Update 2 Dec 2000
 
HIV/AIDS

Glaxo stops Africans buying cheap Aids drugs

Project Update 2 Dec 2000
 
HIV/AIDS

"Treatment exists, but at unaffordable prices for most of the patients"

Project Update 1 Dec 2000
 
HIV/AIDS

WHO's "massive effort" is not aggressive enough, says MSF

Press Release 4 Oct 2000
 
El Salvador

MSF supports HIV/AIDS activist groups in El Salvador

Project Update 13 Sep 2000
 
Mongolia

AIDS prevention in Mongolia

Project Update 1 Dec 1999
 
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Top Ten Under-Reported Humanitarian Stories of 1998

Statement 16 Dec 1998
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