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If China does not take effective measures, China will have one of the highest number of AIDS infected people in the entire world. AIDS will become a Chinese national disaster. 

  - Yi Zeng, M.D.   Honorary Chairman of USCAA

如果中国不采取措施,中国的艾滋病病毒感染者的人数将是全世界最高的数字之一。( 美中艾滋病联盟基金会名誉会长曾毅语)

China is on a "fast track" to an AIDS epidemic and will have 10 million or more HIV/AIDS sufferers by 2010 unless its acts decisively and soon, the United Nations says3.

联合国说:中国正处于艾滋病流行的快速轨道上,如果不很快采取决定性的行动,到2010HIV感染者/艾滋病患者将达到1000余万

"There is no more time to wait. China does not have time to wait," Edwin Judd, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) representative in China3.

联合国儿童基金会驻华代表贾德:没有时间等待, 中国没有时间等待

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Estimated number of adults and children living with HIV/AIDS by the  end 2000:  600,000 - 1,000,000.1 

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People infected with HIV increases with an annual rate of 30%.1

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Estimated number of children who have lost their mother or both parents to AIDS since the beginning of the epidemic: 4,5002

Source: 1, China Daily, August 21, 2000; 2,WHO China Update 2000; 3, CNN News, AsiaNow, Dec. 1, 2000.

 

 Copyright 2001 US-China AIDS Alliance. USCAA is a registered non-profit organization based in District of Columbia, Washington DC.
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