Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and Other Diseases
Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS
6.1 HIV prevalence among population aged 15-24 years
Achieve, by 2010, universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDS for all those who need it
6.5 Proportion of population with advanced HIV infection with access to antiretroviral drugs
Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the incidence of malaria and other major diseases
6.6 Incidence and death rates associated with malaria
Malaria kills a child in the world every 30 seconds. It infects 350-500 million people each year killing 1 million, mostly children, in Africa. Ninety percent of malaria deaths occur in Africa, where malaria accounts for about one in five of all childhood deaths...more >>>
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PGGA is largest organisation training young girls: Aamna - Daily Times
• In 2007, 33.2 million people were living with HIV
• Malaria kills a child every 30 seconds. It infects 350-500 million people each year, killing 1 million.
• Global distribution of bed nets increased from 1.35 million in 2004 to 18 million in 2006.