Who do you work with?:
Young Professional Development Society Nepal (YPDSN) has been working in youth related project coordination with GoN, MoHP and I/NGO. We focus on youth issues such as Sex and Sex workers. YPDSN has conducted many advocacy programmes and research. Basically we work on youth sex and transgender issues and social problems. That's why we basically focus on youth clubs and promote youth generation in development sector. We are closely working with this issue.
How are sex workers involved in your organisation?:
Young Professional Development Society Nepal is a young organisation working in different fields and sectors coordinating with the Ministry of Health and Population and related organisations. Basically we focus on youth generation transformation and professionalism development and research and conduct programmes on youth issues, challenge youth policy development and revision. Our organisation has been working in youth programmes and programmes targeting social problems, youth sex, youth drug transmission and other.
Which of NSWP priority areas does your organisation work on?:
Advocate for universal access to health services, including primary health care, HIV and sexual and reproductive health services
Speak out about violence against sex workers, including violence from police, institutions, clients, and intimate partners, while challenging the myth that sex work is inherently gender-based violence
Advocate for the economic empowerment and social inclusion of sex workers as sex workers