In its latest report, UNAIDS revealed that the mortality rate among people with HIV has halved since 2005. Once described as one of the "forgotten regions" in the fight against the disease, West Africa is showing encouraging signs. Senegal, in particular, is now viewed as an example for prevention and treatment of this disease. FRANCE 24's Sarah Sakho reports from Dakar.
A programme prepared by Jessica Sestili and Aline Schmidt.
Health Policy Adviser, Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders)