H.I.V / A.I.D.S

By: Faith Garbers and Lindsey Sievers

Africa and A.I.D.S

over 19 million people in Africa have dies of Progressed HIV or AIDS. An estimated 22.9 people are living with HIV- around two thirds of the global total.

Quick Facts

Africans account for nearly 70% of those who live with HIV and are dying of AIDS. A study done found that four factors – extreme poverty, intimate partner violence, income disparity, and low levels of education in one or both partners – provided at least a partial explanation for the very common disease in Africa