Will the Gate Foundation Please Stop Funding the Kidnapping and Illegal Detention of Sex Workers?

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Source: 
APNSW
Year: 
2006

The Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers wrote this letter against the funding of International Justice Mission (IJM) for a pilot project to 'rescue' sex workers in Asia. The project coordinates with local police during brothel raids where sex workers are forcibly removed and detained illegally. The Global Network of Sex Work Projects condemns these violations of sex workers' rights, and has demanded that the Gates Foundation immediately cease funding these human rights abuses by the International Justice Mission.

You can download this 5-page PDF above. This resource is in English.