Who do you work with?:
Fuckförbundet is a grassroots organisation and peer-to-peer community founded by and for sex workers in Sweden and Swedish sex workers abroad. We are open for sex workers of all genders and ethnicities.
How are sex workers involved in your organisation?:
Fuckförbundet is a sex workers only organisation. 100% involved are sex workers.
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:
Describe other areas of your work:
Our main focus is our community as we are challenged by heavy social stigma and discrimination making sex workers in Sweden isolated from society and each other. We organize sex workers in Sweden and Swedish sex workers abroad, encouraging involvement and activism in social justice and politics concerning our lives. Raising public awareness and opinion around sw.