The east Africa Sex Workers Alliance (EASWA) is a non-governmental organisation led by Sex Workers organisations, networks and groups in East Africa. It was started in October 2018 to serve female, make and transgender sex workers in East Africa to amplify their voice in advocating for their rights, social-economic welfare and capacity building among sex workers organisations' members and safety and security for East Africa sex workers in general.
EASWA is sex worker led organisation therefore the whole issues involve the organisation Networks and group in East Africa matters is done by the members themselves.
- Police harassment ad arrest – lack of legal assistance
- Inadequate friendly health facilities to serve sex worker communities including the STIs medication
- As the umbrella organisation our main activities are research, documentation, capacity building and empopwerment for organisation and national network led sex workers in East Africa to its member organisatins and other formal groups
- Advocacy work at national level