Where our members work

NSWP is a network of over 150 organisations and groups from over 60 countries around the globe that must endorse the aims of NSWP and confirm their commitment to NSWP core values: acceptance of sex work as work; opposition to all forms of criminalisation and other legal oppression of sex work (including sex workers, clients, third parties, families, partners and friends); supporting self-organisation and self-determination of sex workers.  NSWP is organised across five regions, each of which has two representatives on the Board of Directors.

Click on the names of the regions to learn more about the member organisations and groups that have chosen to make their information public, or click on the red umbrellas on the map to learn about specific member organisations or groups.

Regional updates

30th June 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

This is the 12th issue of NSWP's quarterly newsletter ‘Sex Work Digest’, covering the period April - June 2015. 

This resource is in English.  You can download this 10 page PDF above.

30th June 2015 by NSWP | Region: Europe

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) hosted its first ‘Expert Consultation Meeting STIs among Sex Workers’ meeting in October 2014 and has now released its public report of the meeting. NSWP was represented at the meeting.

21st May 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Este recurso será de utilidad para los profesionales del sexo que desean la evidencia de que la lucha contra el VIH requiere despenalización, y apoyar de trabajadora sexual auto-organización.

21st May 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Cette ressource sera utile pour les travailleuses du sexe qui souhaitent mettre en évidence que la lutte contre le VIH nécessite la décriminalisation, et de soutenir des travailleurs du sexe d'auto-organisation.

21st May 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Этот ресурс будет полезен для работников секс-бизнеса, которые хотят, чтобы свидетельствовать, что борьба с ВИЧ требуется декриминализацию и поддержка работников секс-бизнеса самоорганизации.

22nd April 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

A new public health context to understand male sex work

Researching male sex work offers insight into the sexual lives of men and women while developing a more realistic appreciation for the changing issues associated with male sex work. This type of research is important because it not only reflects a growing and diversifying consumer demand for male sex work, but also because it enables the construction of knowledge that is up-to-date with changing ideas around sex and sexualities.

22nd April 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

«Работаем вместе» является руководством по расширению и совершенствованию значимого участия сектора сообществ во всех аспектах национальных программ противодействия ВИЧ/СПИДу. Особое внимание в руководстве уделено процессам национального планирования и принятия решений.

Руководство «Работаем вместе» основано на опыте и понимании жизненно важной роли сектора сообществ в противодействии ВИЧ-инфекции.
Сообщества зачастую выигрывают от практической поддержки и обмена идеями, позволяющими усилить координацию, обеспечить консультации и
представительство.

22nd April 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Travailler ensemble est un guide visant à accroître et à améliorer l’implication significative du secteur communautaire dans tous les aspects des réponses nationales au VIH, avec un point de mire sur les processus nationaux de planification et de prises de décisions.

Travailler ensemble est basé sur la compréhension et sur des preuves que les secteurs communautaires jouent un rôle vital dans la lutte contre le VIH. Or le
soutien pratique et l’échange d’idées sont souvent bénéfiques aux communautés, pour renforcer leur coordination, leur consultation et leur représentation.

22nd April 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Trabajando Juntos es una guía para aumentar y mejorar la participación significativa del sector comunitario en todos los aspectos de las respuestas nacionales al VIH, con énfasis en la planificación y los procesos de toma de decisiones a nivel nacional.

Trabajando Juntos está basado en la evidencia que el sector comunitario tiene un rol vital en la respuesta al VIH. Sin embargo, las comunidades muchas veces también se benefician del apoyo práctico e intercambio de ideas sobre el fortalecimiento de su coordinación, consulta y representación.

21st April 2015 by NSWP | Region: Global

Working Together is a guide to increase and improve the meaningful involvement of the community sector in all aspects of national responses to HIV, with an emphasis on national planning and decision-making processes.

Working Together is based on the understanding and evidence that community sectors have a vital role to play in action on HIV. However, communities often benefit from practical support and the exchange of ideas to strengthen their coordination, consultation and representation.

Who this guide is for and how it can be used