Ampheletse Medupe – Living with AIDS

(Gaborone, Botswana – February 1, 2008) Ampheletse Medupe, a 50 year old resident of Gaborone who found out she was HIV positive in 2000, and has been living with AIDS since. She receives anti-retroviral medication through the Botswana-Harvard Partnership Tshepo Study at the Infectious Disease Care Clinic. She makes AIDS ribbons with beads that gives her a modest income through a local NGO. Staff Photo Justin Ide/Harvard University News Office