Illegally drug trafficking into VN uncovered

VGP - The Border Guard Command of central Quang Tri province said on June 21 that they have arrested a...

Deputy PM calls for faster actions to end HIV/AIDS by 2030

VGP – Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam reiterated the need to accelerate actions to end HIV/AIDS by 2030...

End AIDS: let’s get this done!

VGP – In June 2020, 26 million people were accessing life-saving antiretroviral therapy, a treatment that can give people living...

Action Month on drug prevention falls in June

VGP – The Prime Minister has required ministries and agencies under the National Committee for AIDS, drug and prostitution prevention...

Australian-funded initiative aims to eliminate violence against women, children

VGP - The Australian Government will sponsor AUD9.5 million (US$7.34 million) for a four-year initiative with the Vietnamese relevant agencies...

Questions & Answers

The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects cells of the immune system, destroying or impairing their function. Infection with the virus results in the progressive deterioration of the immune system, leading to "immune deficiency." The immune system is considered deficient when...

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a surveillance term defined by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and by the European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (EuroHIV). The term AIDS applies to the most advanced...

Statistics

Thanh Hoa: 90% of HIV/AIDS carriers treated with ARV

VGP – The north central province of Thanh Hoa has reported 90% of its HIV carriers have been treated with ARV, becoming one of the localities that have early reached...