Legalife-Ukraine (UCO)

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Location

Кировоград/Kirovohrad
Ukraine
Contact email: 
legalife.ukraine@gmail.com
Who do you work with?: 
Лица, оказывающие сексуальные услуги за вознаграждение, мужчины, имеющие сексуальные отношения с мужчинами, клиенты лиц, оказывающих сексуальные услуги за вознаграждение, половые партнеры мужчин, практикующих секс с мужчинами, потребители наркотических веществ, половые партнеры потребителей наркотических веществ, транс гендерные люди, лица, пострадавшие от насилия и торговли людьми, клиенты ЗПТ, лица из близкого окружения. Persons who provide sexual services for a fee, men who have sex with men, individual customers, providing sexual services for a fee, sexual partners of men who have sex with men, drug users, sexual partners of drug users, transgender people, victims of violence and trafficking, PTA clients face from the inner circle.
How are sex workers involved in your organisation?: 
Мы являемся самоорганизацией секс-работников. Секс - работники составляют 70 % среди штатных сотрудников организации, 90% среди членов организации. Высшим органом управления являются Общие Сборы Организации. Все члены организации имеют право голоса на Общих Сборах Организации. We are a self-organisation of sex workers. Sex workers make up 70% of the full-time employees of the organisation and 90% of the members of the organization. The highest governing body is the General Gathering of the Organisation. All members of the organization have the right to vote at the General Organisation of the collection .
Which of NSWP priority areas does your organisation work on?: 
Oppose the criminalisation and other legal oppression of sex work and support its recognition as work
Critique the trafficking paradigm that conflates representations of sex work, migration, and mobility
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
Oppose human rights abuses, including coercive programming, mandatory testing, raids and forced rehabilitation
Challenge stigma and discrimination against sex workers, their families and partners, and others involved in sex work
Advocate for the economic empowerment and social inclusion of sex workers as sex workers
What are the two main challenges that the sex workers you work with face: 
Нарушение прав человека и вымогательство денег со стороны правоохранительных органов, дискриминация при получении социальных и медицинских услуг, стигматизация секс - работы и секс – работников в обществе. Human rights violations and extortion by law enforcement agencies, discrimination in obtaining social and health services, stigma of sex work and sex workers in society.
Describe other areas of your work: 
Защита прав секс - работников, адвокация и юридическое сопровождение, пропаганда здорового способа жизни, оказание помощи в создании и организации работы групп самопомощи и психологической поддержки детям , а также женщинам и мужчинам с детьми, пострадавших от насилия и торговли людьми. Protecting the rights of sex workers, advocacy and legal support, promotion of healthy way of life, assisting in the creation and organisation of self-help groups and psychological support to children, women and men with children, victims of violence and human trafficking.
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