Ukhondo Services Foundation

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Location

Karonga
Malawi
Contact email: 
ukhondomw@gmail.com
Phone: 
Who do you work with?: 
The organization works with sex workers, minibus drivers, bicycle tax operators,truck drivers,bar owners,child headed households, child headed households heads ,resthouses owners and other vulnerable groups like restaurant attendants.
How are sex workers involved in your organisation?: 
Sex workers are involved in the organization in terms of finding sustainable solutions in reference to the challenges they face. They are also part of the planning and implementation system.
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
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
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: 
The main challenges faced by sex workers are lack of economic empowerment strategies and stigma and discrimination.
Describe other areas of your work: 
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