"The Mother of a Child Holds the Knife on the Sharper Edge"

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Ishtar Lakhani and Duduzile Dlamini
Year: 
2016

Ishtar Lakhani from SWEAT and Duduzile Dlamini from SISONKE provide an overview of the programming at Mothers for the Future in South Africa. Mothers for the Future is a sex worker-led organisation run by mothers who do sex work. They show how mothers resist oppression and make tangible differences in the lives of mothers. This article was published as a part of Research for Sex Work 15: Resistance and Resilience.

Contents include:

  • Leadership, Representation, and Identity
  • Use of Multiple Sites of Action
  • Intersectional and Strategic Partnerships
  • Funding
  • Conclusion

This resources is useful for anyone wanting to learn about mothers who do sex work.

You can download this 5 page PDF above. This resource is available in English and French. 

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