Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

World AIDS Day Report: Results 2012

Categories: Africa,Asia,Health/Medical,Latin America,Statistics,United Nations

Reports on progress made in countries hardest hit by the AIDS epidemic as of November 2012.  From the United Nations


General Assembly Grants Palestine Non-Member Observer State Status at UN

Categories: Arab,Middle East Conflict,United Nations

Press release on the vote (138-9 with 41 abstentions) in the United Nations General Assembly to grant Palestin observer state status.  From the United Nations


HIV Infections Attributed to Male-to-Male Sexual Contact: Metropolitan Statistical Areas, United States and Puerto Rico, 2010

Categories: Health/Medical,Statistics

Reports that 64% of new HIV infections in the U.S. in 2009 resulted from male-to-male sexual contact.  Provides statistical table of metro areas with total number of HIV diagnoses and number/percentage resulting from male-to-male contact.  From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention