Project Description

Global update on the adolescent HIV response

Global-update-on-the-adolescent-HIV-response

Global Adolescent HIV

  • 2016 – 2.1 million adolescents (15-24) living with HIV (including 610,000 incident infections)
  • The number of adolescents living with HIV has increased by 30% between 2005 and 2016
  • Adolescents are the only population group for whom HIV-related mortality continues to increase