AIDS.gov is a U.S. government site that provides access to federal HIV/AIDS program information, and supports the use of new media tools by federal and community partners to improve domestic HIV programs serving minority and other communities most at-risk for, or living with, HIV.
AIDSinfo, a project of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), provides the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends, health care providers, scientists, and researchers.
AIDS Education Global Information System (AEGIS)
AEGIS is a non-profit online resource which facilitates access to current patient/clinician information specific to HIV/AIDS. It is the largest free-access virtual AIDS library available, with more than 1 million articles.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Global AIDS Program (GAP) County and Regional Program Data.
The U.S. CDC provides program data and information on HIV/AIDS in the countries and regions in which the CDC’s Global AIDS Program operates.
Global Fund to Fight AIDS,Tuberculosis and Malaria, Grants Database
The Global Fund grants database houses data on all Global Fund supported programs and is searchable by region, country, disease, and other variables.
Global Fund to Fight AIDS,Tuberculosis and Malaria, Donor Commitments and Pledges.
The Global Fund provides up-to-date data on donor commitments and pledges made to the Global Fund by year.
HIVinSite, Global Health Literature Digest
HIVinSite, a project of the UCSF Center for HIV Information, provides a selection of journal articles chosen from a biweekly digest of recently published studies of relevance for resource-limited settings. The digest is produced by UCSF Global Health Sciences (GHS). Archived listings are also provided.
HIVinSite, Global, Regional, and Country Profiles & Indicators Database
HIVinSite, a project of the UCSF Center for HIV Information, provides a comprehensive list of regional and country-specific resources related to HIV prevention, treatment, policy, and education.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Fact Sheets on HIV/AIDS
The Kaiser Family Foundation provides up-to-date fact sheets on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic as well as the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Global Health Facts (GHF)
Global Health Facts, a project of the Kaiser Family Foundation, provides country-data on a wide range of HIV/AIDS and other global health indicators. Data are displayed in tables, charts, and color-coded maps and can be downloaded for custom analyses. HIV/AIDS data can be found here.
Kaiser Family Foundation, The Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic: A Timeline of Key Milestones.
Updated regularly, this interactive web-based timeline is designed to serve as an ongoing reference tool for many of the political, scientific, cultural, and community events that have occurred since the beginning of the global epidemic.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Reports on International Assistance for HIV/AIDS and Global Health in the Developing World
These documents track funding from the G8, European Commission and other donor governments who collectively provide the bulk of international assistance for HIV/AIDS and other global heath priorities through bilateral programs and contributions to multilateral organizations, including the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Kaiser Slides
Kaiser Slides offer instant, free access to Kaiser's collection of graphics and tables presenting health policy statistics and trends. The slides, which cover a broad range of topics, explain key aspects of health policy issues, including HIV/AIDS, can be viewed online, downloaded as an individual PowerPoint or Excel table, or opened as print-friendly PDFs. Slides on HIV/AIDS can be found here.
U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
The State Department’s Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator provides information and data on PEPFAR including annual reports, detail PEPFAR’s progress to date, as well as specific information on each of the countries in which PEPFAR operates.
UNAIDS, Reports on the Global AIDS Epidemic and AIDS Epidemic Updates.
These reports from UNAIDS provide an overview of the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, regional and country-specific HIV/AIDS data, commentary on the epidemic and the international response, and summary fact sheets and slides.
UNAIDS, Country and Regional Responses to AIDS.
UNAIDS provides country and regional level information on the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Regions include sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Europe, the Caribbean, the Americas, the Middle East, North Africa, and Oceania.
UNAIDS, Understanding the Latest Estimates on the Global AIDS Epidemic.
This document explains how to interpret UNAIDS data on HIV/AIDS, including prevalence and mortality estimates, as well as strengths and weaknesses of the estimates.
United Nations, Reports on The UN Millennium Development Goals.
The eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – which range from halving extreme poverty to halting the spread of HIV/AIDS and providing universal primary education, all by the target date of 2015 – form a blueprint agreed to by all the world’s countries and leading development institutions. These reports provide ongoing assessments of progress to date.
USAID, Country and Regional Fact Sheets.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) provides fact sheets by country and region where HIV/AIDS programs are operated.
USAID, HIV/AIDS Survey Indicator Database.
The database provides an easily accessible comprehensive source of information on HIV/AIDS indicators derived from sample surveys. The database allows the user to produce tables for specific countries by select background characteristics, as well as country reports. The site is a partnership of USAID, UNAIDS, UNICEF, CDC, WHO, US Census Bureau, Family Health International, MEASURE Evaluation, Macro International, and MEASURE DHS+.
World Bank, HIV/AIDS Program.
The World Bank is one of the key multilateral organizations that provide financial support to developing countries to address HIV/AIDS. The website contains data, statistics, publications, reports, and more on HIV/AIDS throughout the world.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Public Opinion Surveys on HIV/AIDS.
The Kaiser Family Foundation regularly conducts national surveys of the U.S. public on HIV/AIDS. These surveys cover a range of topics, including knowledge and perceptions of HIV/AIDS, views on the global epidemic and spending by the U.S. government, and provide trend data and analysis over time.
Kaiser Family Foundation, Kaiser Health Poll Search.
Health Poll Search is a searchable archive of public opinion questions on health issues, including HIV/AIDS. Health Poll Search is the result of a partnership between the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research at the University of Connecticut. The Health Poll Search archive provide information on public perceptions of HIV/AIDS, including public opinion about numerous subtopics such as HIV testing and discrimination.
Acknowledgements: This reference library was prepared by Jennifer Kates of the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Updated: April 2010