Tagged as: Sex work

Sex work: holding the knife on the sharpest edge 02 Jun 2020

Impossible choices - work and risk getting or passing on COVID-19, or starve. How the COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions have made life very difficul...

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Flowers of Tomorrow 02 Jun 2020

Flowers of Tomorrow advocates for the human rights of sex workers in South Africa and their access to HIV services, especially during the COVID-19 cri...

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5 lessons from the Durbar Sex Worker Collective 29 Mar 2019

Sex workers in Sonagachi, India’s biggest red-light district, have a compelling approach to staying healthy and financially empowered despite the ba...

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Ma Nwe’s story: recognising sex worker rights in Myanmar 24 Sep 2018

By Ma Nwe, a former sex worker who now works as a community advocate for Sex Workers in Myanmar (SWiM)....

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Heroin addiction, sex work and the struggle for healthcare 14 Sep 2018

Annabella, 20, was introduced to drugs as a teenager and became a heroin addict. She wants to quit but is struggling to access friendly health service...

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Badge of impunity: training police on sex workers’ rights in Malawi 26 Apr 2018

Sex worker Chifundo has been raped five times by police officers in the past. A local organisation is set to change this abuse of...

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Phoebe’s story: Using drugs to brave the business 12 Mar 2018

Phoebe Kanana’s story as told to Lucy. K....

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