MOTHER TO BABY
‘HIV is the world’s leading infectious killer [and] remains one of the world’s most significant public health challenges.’ – World Health Organisation.
OVER 37 MILLION PEOPLE are living with HIV/AIDS worldwide…
24.7 MILLION of these are from Sub-Saharan Africa…
3.2 MILLION of these are children.
230,000 CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 15 died of HIV/AIDS related illnesses in 2011..
OVER 35,000 PEOPLE per week become infected with HIV/AIDS…
This equals 5,600 PEOPLE A DAY…
more than 230 EVERY HOUR.