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Updated December 2006
HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles
Health and Development Profiles
Policy Reports and Papers
Provider Education and Training
National Organizations
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HIV/AIDS in Lebanon
Population, 20134,800,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2012nd
AIDS deaths, 2012nd
nd = No data
Source: Population Reference Bureau & UNAIDS
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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, 24K]
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, 609K]
Health and Development Profiles
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the economy, the military, and communications.
Population Reference Bureau Country Profile
Key demographic, health, and development indicators, selected reports and articles, and links.
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.
Policy Reports and Papers
Rapport de l'atelier Régional de Réflexion sur les Programmes de Prévention des IST/SIDA Ciblant les Hommes qui ont des Relations Sexuelles avec d'autres Hommes au Maghreb et au Liban (MALE/HSH)
International HIV/AIDS Alliance, December 2006. [PDF, 841K]
Rapid Situation Analysis of Men Who Have Sex with Men in the Maghreb and Lebanon
International HIV/AIDS Alliance, June 2005. [PDF, 679K] Also available in French. [PDF, 370K]
Provider Education and Training
HIV and AIDS Terminology Guide and Glossary
English with Arabic translations. UNICEF, UNAIDS. [PDF, 1.3MB]
National Organizations
Ministry of Public Health, Lebanon
The Lebanon National AIDS Control Programme is a joint project of the Lebanon Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization.
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
Helem, Lebanese Protection for Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transgenders
Helem advocates for the rights and health of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in Lebanon and works to protect this community from legal, social, and cultural discrimination.