The Digital Journalist
Photo by Steve Simon
ARV drugs photographed on a kitchen table, in the Fidel Castro Village, Mabote, Mozambique. Around 72 percent (or 4.7 million) of all people in need of antiretroviral therapy live in sub-Saharan Africa. In 2005 around one in six people in need of treatment in the region were receiving it (i.e., 17 percent or 810,000 people).