May 27, 2002: The Voices of HIV Positive African Women
Memorial Day Special
It’s estimated that 40 million people are living with HIV/AIDS around the world, of them over 28 million are Africans. Last year alone there were an estimated 3.4 million new HIV infections in Sub-Saharan Africa. Over 55% of these were women. Corespondent Rupert Cook is one of the only Western journalists to travel throughout Africa talking to HIV positive women. We bring you their voices.