AIDS in era of antiretrovirals

Confronting the deadly pandemic

An estimated 1 million people die each year from HIV/AIDS, while nearly 2 million people become newly infected with the virus.

Approximately 36.9 million people were living with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) at the end of 2017, the majority of them in sub-Saharan Africa. While there is no cure for HIV/AIDS, a combination of drugs, known as antiretrovirals (ARVs), enable people to live longer, healthier lives. The cost of first-line drugs are now cheaper than ever, but efforts are still needed to ensure everyone who is living with HIV receives treatment. Over 15 million people missed out on receiving treatment in 2017.

 
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TB support in Swaziland
Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)

MSF hands over its Manzini project, while continuing activities in Shiselweni

Statement 25 Jun 2018
 
Journal article

Pharmacokinetics of efavirenz in patients on antituberculosis treatment in high HIV and tuberculosis burden countries: a systematic review

6 Apr 2018
Journal article
 
TB programs in Gulf Province and Port Moresby
Papua New Guinea

Bringing TB treatment closer to home

Project Update 23 Mar 2018
 
Insein clinic, for treatment for HIV, TB, and Hepatitis C in Yangon. By Alessandro Penso, Feb 2018.
Photo Story

Myanmar: treating HIV, TB, and hepatitis C in Insein clinic, Yangon

23 Mar 2018
Photo Story
 
Insein clinic, for treatment for HIV, TB, and Hepatitis C in Yangon. By Alessandro Penso, Feb 2018.
Tuberculosis

“An obvious, urgent focus for MSF”

Voices from the Field 22 Mar 2018
 
MSF activities and daily life of the refugees in Tasnimarkhola camp.
International Women's Day

Caring for displaced women

Press Release 6 Mar 2018
 
MSF HIV Programe in Bangui, Central African Republic
HIV/AIDS

Delivering differently to reach people living with HIV in West and Central Africa

Statement 4 Dec 2017
 
HIV Clinics in Kinshasa
Democratic Republic of Congo

Left behind by the HIV response - Kinshasa

MSF Access campaign. 1 Dec 2017
 
Mykolaiv Project
Ukraine

People co-infected with HIV to receive hepatitis C treatment in Mykolaiv region

Press Release 1 Dec 2017
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Advanced HIV management in Homa Bay