Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection Society

Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection

The northern mountainous province of Son La targets to keep the rate of HIV/AIDS infections in the community below 0.65 percent from 2016-2017, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Health

Vietnam strives for health-related MDGs

The Government has issued a resolution to speed up the realisation of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) on health care in Vietnam, according to the Government Portal.
HIV/AIDS fight in Asia-Pacific far from over: UN Society

HIV/AIDS fight in Asia-Pacific far from over: UN

The United Nations Children’s Fund ( UNICEF ) has voiced deep concern over high HIV/AIDS infection among children and teenagers in Asia-Pacific and called for accelerated actions to address the specific needs of this vulnerable group and wipe out the pandemic.
AIDS, tuberculosis prevention reviewed Health

AIDS, tuberculosis prevention reviewed

The 8th conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) for the Asia-Pacific opened in Hanoi on Sept. 27, with over 200 delegates from 15 countries and territories worldwide, and international organisations taking part.
Health

Local reporters trained to enhance HIV knowledge

A training course to help strengthen knowledge on HIV/AIDS prevention issues took place in the central city of Da Nang from June 6-8, with 34 reporters from 12 cities and provinces across the country in attendance.
Society

US organisation assists people with HIV/AIDS

The US non-profit organisation Pact has financed a project to mitigate HIV/AIDS impacts on people living with HIV/AIDS and their families in Hanoi ’s inner Hai Ba Trung and Dong Da districts.
ADB helps Dong Thap in fighting HIV/AIDS Health

ADB helps Dong Thap in fighting HIV/AIDS

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided more than 216,000 USD this year to help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS among young people aged 10-29 in the Mekong delta province of Dong Thap.