Sisters of Majengo

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Location

Nairobi
Kenya
Contact email: 
sistersofmajengo2014@gmail.com
Phone: 
Who do you work with?: 
Sisters of Majengo works with female sex workers and partners.
How are sex workers involved in your organisation?: 
Sisters of Majengo is led and ran by sex workers.Sex Workers are involved as staff members, advisors, peer educators and paralegals
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: 
Area of advocacy , Reproductive health and rights ,Economic empowerment and Community outreachbecause these are the most important
Describe other areas of your work: 
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