The survey conducted in both Tanzanian mainland and Zanzibar showed that disease prevalence varied across 31
Xinhua Net: Tanzania Making Progress in Fight against HIV/AIDS
At the launch of the THIS report, the Minister of State of Parliament, Policy Coordination, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled, Jenista Mhagama, urged all stakeholders to use the report in the war against HIV/AIDS.
Only 60.6% of people living with HIV are aware of their status, according to the 2016-2017 Tanzania HIV Impact Survey (THIS) findings, well below the UNAIDS 90-90-90 treatment for all target of 90%.
IPP Media: Tanzania Making Progress in HIV/AIDS War
The report reveals that the number of new infections has declined from 80,000 people year in 2012 to 72,000 people in 2017 while deaths have diminished from 70,000 per year in 2010 to 32,000 in 2017.
Daily News Tanzania: NACOPHA Nods to HIV Impact Survey in National AIDS Control
Tanzania’s National Council of People living with HIV and AIDS (NACOPHA) has described the report on Tanzania’s HIV Impact Survey (THIS) as vital in attaining ambitious testing and treatment targets to end AIDS epidemic.
A report by the National Bureau of Statistics said Tanzania has made progress towards achieving the 90-90-90 targets of The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in adults 15 years and older.