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| HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles|
|UNAIDS Country Profile|
A brief summary of national socioeconomic conditions in the context of the HIV epidemic, and
information (where available) on UNAIDS' country-level activities.
|UNGASS 2008 Country Progress Report|
Reports progress made in implementing the UN Declaration of
Commitment on HIV/AIDS. The report includes summary indicator data through the end of 2007. [PDF, 2MB]
|UNAIDS/WHO Epidemiological Fact Sheet|
Statistics on the prevalence and incidence of HIV/AIDS and
other sexually transmitted infections, and discussion of knowledge and behaviors related to HIV transmission. 2008. [PDF, 1 MB]
|Global Fund Country Programs|
Discussion of the national epidemic and description of HIV/AIDS
projects supported by the Global Fund, including funding details, planned activities, and expected results.
|HIV/AIDS in Brazil|
Oliver Bacon, Maria Lúcia Pecoraro, Jane Galvão, Kimberly Page-Shafer. Country AIDS Policy Analysis Project, AIDS Policy Research
Center, University of California San Francisco, August 2004.
|USAID HIV/AIDS Country Profile|
A description of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in selected countries, the national response, and USAID programs and support. [PDF, 516K]
| Health and Development Profiles|
|CIA World Factbook|
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the
economy, the military, and communications.
|UNICEF Country Tables|
Statistics in the areas of population, mortality, general and reproductive health, and education.
|WHO Country Profile|
Links to tables containing general health indicators, country profiles on specific diseases, and selected health-related
documents. Also in Spanish and French.
| Guidelines and Best Practices|
| Policy Reports and Papers|
| Journal Articles|
| Research Summaries|
| Provider Education and Training|
| Patient and Community Education|
| National Organizations|
| Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ)|
In partnership with the Brazilian Ministry of Health, FIOCRUZ conducts HIV/AIDS research and training, designs public
health initiatives, distributes information, vaccines and drugs. A Portuguese-language site.
| Agências de Noticias da AIDS|
As part of Brazil's program to combat HIV/AIDS, this organization helps coordinate projects and
align them with international initiatives. This Portuguese-language site features news releases, an electronic HIV/AIDS library, and an index of Brazilian NGOs.
A local generic drug company which supplies 40% of the antiretrovirals used in the country's HIV/AIDS treatment program. Its generic
zidovine, didanosine, lamivudine, zidovudine+lamivudine, and zalcitabine have been approved in bioequivalence tests. Generic indinavir and nevirapine are in the pipeline.
|Grupo Pela Vidda|
An umbrella organization comprised of nongovernmental, public and private organizations dedicated to HIV/AIDS
support. Provides counseling, advocacy, and outreach services.
| HIV/AIDS Web Sites|
|Testes para Vacinas Anti-HIV|
Portuguese-language web site provides information about HIV vaccines for the general public, and offers volunteers the
opportunity to sign up for vaccine trials at the University of São Paulo, Brazil.