Partnership to Fight HIV/AIDS in India

Get Acrobat Reader PDF Version

The United States is proud to be supporting India as they take a leadership role in their fight against HIV/AIDS.

Progress achieved in India through direct PEPFAR support during fiscal year (FY) 2011:1

  • 2,400 individuals receiving antiretroviral treatment
  • 85,700 HIV-positive individuals who received care and support (including TB/HIV)
  • 22,300 orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs) receiving support
  • 175,900 individuals receiving counseling and testing
  • 71,800 pregnant women with known HIV status received PMTCT services
  • 300 HIV-positive pregnant women received antiretroviral prophylaxis for PMTCT
  • 66 estimated infant HIV infections averted

 

Through PEPFAR, India received $166 million to support comprehensive HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care programs from FY 2009 to FY 2011.


1 PEPFAR defines direct support as data that captures the number of individuals receiving prevention, care, and treatment services through service delivery sites or providers directly supported by U.S. Government (USG) interventions or activities at the point of service delivery. An intervention or activity is considered to be direct support if it can be associated with counts of uniquely identified individuals receiving prevention, care, or treatment services at a unique program or service delivery point benefiting from the intervention or activity.







USA.gov U.S. Government interagency website managed by the Office of U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
and the Bureau of Public Affairs, U.S. State Department.
External Link Policy | Copyright Information | Privacy | FOIA