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By Aliya on Dec 15th, 2008

Here is what the Coalition for protection and promotion of sexual and health rights of marginalized communities has done so far in the follow-up of the action by the Macedonian police. More

By Aliya on Dec 15th, 2008

November 23, 2008 – “Maybe the NGOs think that the revolt of the citizens is irrelevant, and it is “normal” to offer oral sex to a 15-year old, for a certain amount of money” – is only one of the questions raised in the official statement by the Macedonian Ministry of Interior, published on their web site and released to the Media on November 28. More

By Aliya on Sep 17th, 2008

Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers Honored at AIDS Conference

(Mexico City, August 6, 2008) - The Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers (APNSW) is the recipient of the 2008 international Award for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights, the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and Human Rights Watch announced today. More


By Aliya on Sep 16th, 2008

Power Point presentation by Elena Reynaga and Anna-Louise Crago, as presented at AIDS 2008 is available here.


By Aliya on Sep 15th, 2008

Elena Reynaga, who at AIDS 2008 presented a report about sex work issues prepared by her and Anna-Louise Crago, started working as a social activist in 1994 to denounce the violation against sex workers by the police and government and became a point of reference both nationally and internationally with regard to sex work related issues including HIV, AIDS, violence, gender, human rights, and labor rights. More

By Aliya on Sep 15th, 2008

An exclusive report for SWAN News by Anna-Louise Crago

Sex workers had an incredibly strong presence at this AIDS Conference and our messages were heard repeatedly throughout the event: Sex workers from all over the planet repeatedly declared that sex work is work, that UNAIDS must recognize and support sex workers’ rights and that police raids and criminalization must stop. More

By Aliya on Jun 3rd, 2008
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