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AIDS Has a Woman’s Face
“Women are the backbone of society. Therefore, keeping women healthy is not just the right thing to do; it’s the smart thing to do. The simple truth is that empowering women and girls to protect themselves and their families from AIDS is key to turning the tide.”-Dr. Peter Piot, UNAIDS Executive Director
Estimated Number of Women and
Men Living With HIV/AIDS by Region
Gender and Regional Differences
(Source: Seattle Times)
Confronting the Crisis
What Should Be Done?
What You Can Do