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By ekaterina on Jun 2nd, 2017

Today, on 2nd of June 2017, we mark The International Sex Workers’ Day. On this day in 1975 French sex workers occupied the Saint-Nizier church in Lyon for 8 days in a desperate attempt to call attention to their worsened working conditions. On 10th June at 5 o'clock the Church was brutally raided and cleared by police forces.

By ekaterina on Dec 6th, 2016

Between 10 th -12 th November, 2016, in Budapest, Hungary, SWAN in collaboration with IWRAW Asia Pacific hosted a Regional Meeting to discuss follow-ups on Concluding Observations given by the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW Committee) to 10 countries in the CEECA region - Georgia, Hungary, Lithuania, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Ukraine.

By admin on Dec 20th, 2013

Why December 17th is important to her - sex worker from Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina:

By admin on Dec 18th, 2013

Sarajevo, 17th December 2013
Press release
Marking of International day to end violence against sex workers
Today at 11:55 in front of the BBI Centre in Sarajevo, Association PROI activists marked 17th December - International Day to end violence against sex workers by opening 11 red umbrellas. With this unusual act, Association PROI wants to draw public attention on the issue of violence against women who willingly provide sexual services in exchange for money or other value. Read whole document in PDF.

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