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SIERRA LEONE: Efforts to break down HIV/AIDS stigma starting to pay off
9 December 2004 (PlusNews ), HIV/AIDS campaigners in war-scarred Sierra Leone say the stigma surrounding the disease is starting to be chipped away, with more people coming forward and some not afraid to wear T-shirts announcing they have the virus.
SIERRA LEONE: Lack of AIDS surveys create confusion
18 August 2004 (PlusNews ), The lack of nation-wide surveys to ascertain the extent of HIV/AIDS in Sierra Leone has created confusion over numbers, experts have said.
SIERRA LEONE: Ministers get tested to erase HIV/AIDS stigma
28 January 2004 (PlusNews ), All government ministers and their deputies in Sierra Leone could soon be publicly tested for HIV, vice president Solomon Berewa has said.
SIERRA LEONE: UN peacekeepers equipped to prevent HIV/AIDS
13 March 2003 (PlusNews ), UN peacekeepers in Sierra Leone will soon be equipped with knowledge and skills to prevent HIV/AIDS under a recently-launched initiative designed to curb the growing spread of the epidemic in the military.
SIERRA LEONE: World Bank loan for reconstruction and HIV/AIDS
28 March 2002 (PlusNews ), The World Bank has agreed in principle to allocate over US $140 million to support reconstruction and development efforts, and to fight HIV/AIDS in the war-torn country, the bank said on Wednesday.
SIERRA LEONE: HIV/AIDS the new enemy
2 November 2001 (PlusNews ), Sierra Leone's decade-long civil war is winding down, but HIV/AIDS is a new more deadly enemy that the country is unprepared to tackle, Refugee International (RI) warns in a new report.

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