Number of children living with them HIV is reduced by around one third to 1.9 million by 2030, the UN Children's Agency said. The deaths of young people due to AIDS-related cases could fall by almost half, 56,000 per annum, by that date, UNICEF explained in a new report.
Although the projected reduction in HIV cases is good news, it's still too slow, he added.
According to the report, 270,000 people up to the age of 19, most of them in Africa, could only be infected with the virus in 2030.
The report, published on the eve of the World Day for the Fight against AIDS that celebrates Saturday, It places a particular emphasis on Africa, where the population is expected to double by 2050.
According to the agency, only half of the under 14s have HIV receiving treatment.