|People living with HIV/AIDS, 2009||2,400,000|
|Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2009||880,000|
|Children with HIV/AIDS, 2009||nd|
|Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2009||0.3|
|AIDS deaths, 2009||170,000|
nd = No data
Population Reference Bureau &
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| HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles|
|PEPFAR Country Profile|
A summary of the activities of the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in selected countries.
|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, 577K]
|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,
|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.
|World Bank Country Brief|
An overview of HIV in specific countries, including common risk factors, key challenges to HIV prevention, and both national and World Bank responses. February 2009. [PDF, 120K]
|USAID HIV/AIDS Country Profile|
A description of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in selected countries, the national response, and USAID programs and support. [PDF, 91K]
| 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|
| Surveys and Assessments|
| Policy Reports and Papers|
|Reducing AIDS-related Stigma and Discrimination in Indian Hospitals|
Vaishali Mahendra, Laelia Gilborn, Bitra George, Luke
Samson, Rupa Mudoi, Sarita Jadav, Indrani Gupta, Shalini Bharat, Celine Daly. Horizons Population Council, April 2006. [PDF, 342K]
|HIV/AIDS in Karnataka: Situation and Response|
Population Foundation of India, Karnataka State AIDS Prevention Society, India-Canada
Collaborative HIV/AIDS Project, Population Reference Bureau, December 2004. [PDF, 506K] In English and Hindi.
| Journal Articles|
| Provider Education and Training|
| Program Management Materials|
| Patient and Community Education|
| National Organizations|
|India's National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO)|
NACO is the central organization for formulation of policy and implementation of programs for prevention
and control of HIV/AIDS in India. This site contains HIV/AIDS guidelines, policies, overviews of NACO programs, and lists of related sites.
|Tuberculosis Control - India|
Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Implements Directly Observed Treatment,
Short-course as part of a strategy for TB control throughout India.
|AIDS Prevention and Control Project|
A collaboration between Chennai Voluntary Health Services, USAID, and the Indian Government, this organization works to
reduce the sexual transmission of HIV, build capacity of NGOs involved in AIDS prevention activities, increase access to condoms and quality STD care services, and build political support for
AIDS prevention and care programs.
Organization opened the first rehabilitation Centre for HIV in India, which has since been used as a model. Site details the history of HIV/AIDS in India.
Partners with media organizations to create ad campaigns that educate the public about HIV and combat stigma.
|Lawyers Collective HIV/AIDS Unit|
Provides free legal services to persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS and conducts policy research on legal
and human rights issues related to HIV/AIDS.
|Positive Women Network|
Provides counseling, advocacy, and support for women living with HIV and their families.
A nongovernmental organization that carries out information dissemination, advocacy, networking, research, capacity building, care, support and
treatment services. See also the SAATHI list serv.
| Thoughtshop Foundation|
Organization provides counselling services and develops multi-media HIV/AIDS prevention materials. Site
details projects and campaigns.
| West Bengal Voluntary Health Association|
In collaboration with local NGOs and the national government, this organization provides support services for community
health programs throughout West Bengal. Site offers directory of affiliated NGOs and their respective projects.
| Research Institutions|
| AIDS Research and Control Center (ARCON)|
An autonomous Institute of the Government of Maharashtra & the University of Texas -
Houston, United States. ACORN supports HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment research; and supports VCT centers in Mumbai.
| University of Kerala|
This umbrella institution has 81 affiliated schools, including multiple Medical, and Teachers and Training Colleges. Site
features links to publications.
| International Organizations|
| Avert.org- HIV and AIDS in India|
Based in the UK, AVERT provides HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment services in countries with a high, or
rapidly growing rate of infection. Site discusses national epidemic, features HIV/AIDS statistics, youth information, and numerous other resources.
| HIV/AIDS Web Sites|
| Conferences and Events|
|Risks and Responsibilities|
Male Sexual Health and HIV in Asia and the Pacific - International Consultation. New Delhi,
India, September 23-26, 2006.
| Other Information Sources|