sex work research

Robert Carr Research Award Goes to Project to Improve Sex Worker Safety

The inaugural RobertCarr Research Award has been given to a four-country research project that aims to increase security and safety for sex workers.

Academics Study Sex Work Policies Across Europe

A large scale study into sex work policies and legal regulation across the EU is underway.  The action called “Comparing European Prostitution Policies: Understanding Scales and Cultures of Governance (ProsPol)” is being co-ordinated by COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) under their Individuals, Societies, Cultures and Health (ISCH) stream.  The action involves researchers and scientists from 22