World Health Organization
Voices of hope: stories from communities affected by HIV and AIDS
Living life and death of AIDS: Andrew's story
Don McCullin/Christian Aid

Dozens of funerals take place every day in this sprawling cemetery in Ndola, Zambia's Copperbelt region.

Coffin-building is one of the fastest-growing businesses in this country, where 16 per cent of adults are HIV-positive. By the end of 2005 one million people - almost ten per cent of the entire population - will be HIV-positive. Most of them will be their family's breadwinners.

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