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South Africa Global AIDS Response Progress Report 2012


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2010 - 12/2011
Data type

In adopting the 2001 Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS, UN member states are required to submit country progress reports to the UNAIDS Secretariat every two years. The UNAIDS Secretariat has the responsibility for developing the reporting process, accepting reports from member states, and preparing a report for the UN General Assembly. Data for the report come from the Ministry of Health and other government ministries, the CSO, and from survey results and studies. A section on the status of the epidemic provides high level figures like the number of new cases and number of AIDS-related deaths.

Suggested citation 
Department of Health (South Africa), Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), South African National AIDS Council (SANAC). South Africa Global AIDS Response Progress Report 2012.