While the purchase and sale of sexual services were not in themselves illegal when the Canada v. Bedford Case was heard in the Canadian Supreme Court in December 2013, nearly all activities surrounding prostitution were criminalised.
History of the Sex Worker Rights Movement
Conference co-hosted by NSWP, COYOTE and the University of California. A two day sex workers pre-conference was also organised. Researchers and service providers from every region except Africa attended the conference.