United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Lao People's Democratic Republic


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Name: Liwia Padowska

Country: Lao People's Democratic Republic

Committee: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Topic: Combating Global HIV Epidemic with a Particular Focus on Drug Users and Prisoners


The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) has grown to be a major social issue that still remains unresolved. According to the latest estimates prepared by the Joint United Nations Programmes in 2017 there were globally 36.1 million people living with HIV virus.

For many reasons, this particular virus needs to be eliminated and eradicated as it causes great harm to the society. As of now, there are...