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??Treatment Map: Eritrea Updated: Jan 2006??

Population: 3.5 million
HIV Prevalence Rate (%): 3.1
Number of People living with HIV/AIDS: 70,000
Number of People in need of ART: 10,300
Number of People Currently On ART (October 2005): 560
Number of People on ART Public Sector:

Number of People on ART in Non Govt Programmes
Number of People Exptd to be on ART (end of 2005): 2,000
Front Line Drug Regimen: Zidovudine+Lamivudine+Evirapine
Treatment Sites: 5
Global Fund 2 Year Approved Funding
(Round 3: 01 June 2005):
Total Funds Disbursed By The Global Fund:
US$ 8,124,910.00
US$ 3,731,005.00
Total Funds Disbursed By The World Bank
Multi-Country HIV/AIDS Programme (MAP):
$40 million
Total Funds Disbursed By PEPFAR: Nil

Source: The Global Fund, The World Bank, UNAIDS, WHO, Ministry of Health

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