Decriminalizing Sex Work in South Africa

The Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT), a sex worker support network based in South Africa, is getting good and active this month as they’re promoting a campaign to decriminalize prostitution in the country. A number of sex workers in Johannesburg have given submissions to the Law Commission drawing on their experiences of…

Indian Sex Workers Fight Penalization

After months of speculation and stress, sex workers rights advocates have reason to celebrate this International Sex Workers Rights Day. Last week, the Cabinet failed to approve an amendment to India‚Äôs Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Bill that would have further…