NSWP’s editorial in Research for Sex Work 15: Resistance and Resilience, provides an overview of sex workers’ resistance and resilience in Lyon, France from 1972 to 1975. In 1975 sex workers occupied the Saint Nizier Church in Lyon to demand their rights be respected. Their goal was to end the legal oppression of sex work and ensure sex workers’ rights are protected.
Research for Sex Work 15: Resistance and Resilience is a peer-reviewed publication for sex workers, activists, health workers, researchers, NGO staff and policy makers. It is available in English and French. All issues of Research for Sex Work can be found here.
ALL ISSUES OF RESEARCH FOR SEX WORK CAN BE FOUND HERE.
Table of Contents:
Appropriate health services for sex workers - I. Wolffers (Vrije Universiteit) 1
“There aren’t even any written materials in the clinic to read” - R. Montgomery
(AIDS infoshare) 3
Starting to work with sex workers in Cambodia: The need for context - C. Khus 5
HIV/AIDS interventions for street-based sex workers in Dhaka City - M. Bloem 7
Migrant sex workers in Europe - L. Brussa (TAMPEP) 8