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 Wednesday 16 June 2010
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HIV/AIDS Organisations

  National AIDS Programme
Contact person: Mohamed Ahmeda Sammud, programme manager Tel: +218 912 190 441
Location: National Centre for Infectious Disease Control
P.O. Box 7951
Tripoli, Libya
Fax: +218 214 800 297
  Email: [email protected]
What we do: Prevention; epidemiological monitoring; control, diagnosis and monitoring of STIs, HIV and AIDS.

  North African Network of AIDS Service Organisations - NANASO
Contact person: Anouar Moalla, coordinator Tel: +216 71 872 847
Location: 42, rue Tahar Ben Brahim
1013 El Menzah
IXb Tunis, Tunisia
Fax: +216 70 860 509
What we do: Network of HIV/AIDS national networks in Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco & Tunisia. Its mission is to enhance the community response to HIV/AIDS in Northern Africa.

  Planned Parenthood Federation, Arab Regional Office
Contact person: Tel: +216 71 84 7344 / +216 71 79 2833
Location: 2 Place Virgile, Notre Dame
Tunis 1082, Tunisia
Fax: +216 71 78 8661 / +216 71 84 6552
  Email: /
What we do:

 UN Theme Group on HIV/AIDS, Chair
Contact person: Julio GRIECO, UN resident coordinator Tel: +218 21 333 0852
Location: 67-71 Shara Turkiya
Tripoli, Libya
Fax: +218 21 333 7349
What we do:


Treatment Map

Adult HIV Prevalence Rate (%): <0.2
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HIV/AIDS Fund Disbursements:
Total Funds Disbursed By The Global Fund as of March 2007: none
Total Funds Disbursed By The World Bank Multi-Country HIV/AIDS Programme (MAP): not applicable
Total Funds Planned for Disbursement By PEPFAR During 2006 Fiscal Year: none

Sources: UNAIDS, WHO


Demographics (United Nations Population Fund):
Population: 6 million
Urban population: 85 percent

Under 5 mortality per 1000 births: 18
Male life expectancy: 72.2 years
Female life expectancy: 76.9 years
Combined average life expectancy: 74.6 years
Combined average life expectancy 1975-1980: 52.8 percent

Education (UNESCO, 2004):
Males with secondary education as percentage of secondary school-age youths: n/a
Females with secondary education as percentage of secondary school-age youths: n/a

Literacy rates (UNESCO, 2004):
Percentage of literate males aged 15 years or older: n/a
Percentage of literate females aged 15 years or older: n/a
Combined literacy rate for those aged 15 years or older: n/a
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