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NSWP is seeking to recruit a consultant to create a briefing paper that addresses the needs and values of sex worker communities in creating safe and secure use of data and population estimates, and which will highlight the issues and harms associated with mapping sex workers and using unique identifier codes. NSWP will consider applications from individuals (and teams) interested in working as consultant/s (based in or outside of the UK).

Posted 4 May 2015 by NSWP

The Global Fund partnership has launched a human rights complaints procedure as part of its commitment to protect and promote human rights in the context of fighting AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

Posted 28 April 2015 by NSWP

Earlier this month, there was news from Spain’s Catalonia region that, prior to the municipal elections that will take place in late May and the regional elections in September, a new group had been established to lobby candidates on behalf of sex workers.

Posted 24 April 2015 by NSWP

Who is Daisy Nakato

I describe myself as a sex worker and a leader in Uganda. I am the Executive Director of WONETHA whose full names are Women’s Organisation Network for Human Rights Advocacy. WONETHA is the leading sex workers organisation in Uganda.

Our work involves offering HIV testing and referral services to sex workers. We also work with HIV positive sex workers in a counselling and nutritional program.

Posted 22 April 2015 by NSWP

 

Maggie de Vries on this TED Talk exposes her own life story in order to expose the stigma and discrimination around sex work.

Maggie remarks on how she had to come to terms with the life that her sister Sarah lived.

Posted 21 April 2015 by NSWP

The Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) is currently inviting individuals with a commitment to promoting the health and human rights of sex workers to apply to volunteer with the communications and information management team. NSWP exists to uphold the voice of sex workers globally and connect regional networks advocating for the rights of female, male, and transgender sex workers. It advocates for rights based health and social services, freedom from abuse and discrimination, and self-determination for sex workers.

Posted 21 April 2015 by NSWP