UNICEF Ethiopia Around fifteen percent of Ethiopians live below the poverty line. HIV/AIDS is a key challenge for many of the most vulnerable populations, including women and children. This project tells the story of some of the many women and children living with HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia. In 2013 an estimated 790,000 individuals were living with HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia. There is also an estimated 900,000 orphans living in Ethiopia as a flow on effect from the disease.