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??Treatment Map: Lesotho Updated: Jan 2006??

Population: 1.8 million
HIV Prevalence Rate (%): 29.8
No. Of People living with HIV/AIDS: 100,000
No. Of People in need of ART: 57,000
No. Of People Currently On ART (October 2005): 6,200
No. Of People on ART Public Sector:

No. Of People on ART in Non Govt Programmes
700 (Bristol-Meyer-Squibb)
No. Of People Exptd to be on ART (end of 2005): 28,000
Front Line Drug Regimen: Zidovudine+Lamivudine+Evirapine
Treatment Sites: 11
Global Fund 2 Year Approved Funding
(Round 3: 01 June 2005):
Total Funds Disbursed By The Global Fund:
US$ 10,557,000.00
US$ 7,984,731.00
Total Funds Disbursed By The World Bank
Multi-Country HIV/AIDS Programme (MAP):
Total Funds Disbursed By PEPFAR: Nil

Source: The Global Fund, The World Bank, UNAIDS, WHO, MoH HIV/AIDS Control Unit, UNAIDS, Bristol-Meyer-Squibb

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