Posted by Tammy Grassi on 12th Jan 2018
With the HIV Strategy Overview, The main goal of "The Bill & Melinda Gates foundation" is to accelerate the decline in HIV infection worldwide & save lives by ensuring expanded & simplified HIV treatment, and improved & effective use of interventions to prevent new infections.
They inform us that nearly 37 million people around the globe are living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV),
& nearly as many people have died from HIV-related complications since the earliest cases were detected in the 1980's.
Sub-Saharan Africa is the hardest-hit region, with more than 70 percent of the world’s people living with HIV.
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I found this HIV Strategy Overview very interesting and extremely motivating to see that they support efforts to
develop, evaluate, & introduce innovative approaches to protecting those at risk.
These include potential long-acting prevention interventions that can provide continuous protection over a period of