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The three gay Ugandans spent the night in that cell, until representatives from the sexual health clinic arrived in the morning and persuaded the police to let them go.Upon leaving the jail, Nelson says one officer threatened him: "We know where you stay."He probably did.They have high HIV prevalence and incidence.” Around 1.5 million people are living with HIV in Uganda – 7.1% of the population.According to Uganda’s last narrative report to UNAIDS on the HIV epidemic, HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (sometimes referred to as MSM) was 13.7%, and up to 34.2% for sex workers.
Sylvia Nakasi, Policy and Advocacy Officer at the Uganda Network of AIDS Service Organisations (UNASO) told the Guardian, “Uganda will not end AIDS if these populations are left out and [continue] to be marginalised, stigmatised and discriminated against in our planning.
Outside of these key groups, great strides have been made in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission, with new HIV infections in babies falling ten-fold, from 25,000 to 3,500 among children overall between 2010 to 2015.