In the Media

Demonising sex workers makes their lives more dangerous

PUBLISHED March 4, 2013

Yesterday, March 3, was International Sex Worker Rights Day. Since 2001 sex workers all over the world have marked the day to raise awareness of sex workers' rights as human rights, and to highlight the laws and conditions that make their work less safe - laws and conditions that, unfortunately, are often put in place in misguided attempts to "end prostitution".