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By yigit on Sep 13th, 2019

Today is Sex Worker Pride day, a day for our community to celebrate our achievements and share stories of sex workers' self-determination while honouring the tireless efforts of colleagues everywhere to secure rights and safety for all sex workers.

By yigit on Aug 5th, 2019

Between 11-14 June 2019 the sex worker-led organisation Legalife-Ukraine hosted a study visit by activists from Moldova.

By yigit on Jul 8th, 2019

Between 1st-3rd of July, 2019, a team from HESED Initiative for Health and Social Development members from Bulgaria visited other SWAN members, HOPS and STAR-STAR in North Macedonia. This study visit was facilitated by SWAN within regional Cities Project funded by Global Fund.

By yigit on Jun 2nd, 2019

Every year, sex workers celebrate 2nd June as International Sex Workers’ Rights’ Day. The day commemorate the occupation of the Church of St. Nizier in Lyon, France on June 2nd, 1975.

By yigit on May 20th, 2019

Between 7-9th May, activists from Tais Plus from Kyrgyzstan, Legalife from Ukraine, AMELIA from Kazakhstan and Women for Freedom from Georgia came together at the regional convening SWAN organised in Tbilisi, Georgia to discuss transitioning from Global Fund (GF) to state funding and exchange of experiences between community led organisations implementing the NSWP Global Fund Capacity Building Program. Eurasian Harm Reduction Association (EHRA) provided additional technical assistance within the framework of the Communications Platform.

By yigit on May 2nd, 2019

Spring European Testing Week is 17-24 May 2019

By yigit on Apr 24th, 2019

The global sex worker movement has been advocating for the meaningful involvement of sex workers in the design, development, implementation, management, monitoring, and evaluation in programming, research, legislation, and policy-making for decades. In 2017, the Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) held an expert meeting with sex workers from all over the world to determine criteria for the meaningful involvement of sex workers, and to develop an evaluation framework for the Sex Worker Implementation Tool (SWIT).

By yigit on Apr 4th, 2019

SWAN Foundation is seeking a responsible, accurate and communicative person for a part-time (30 hours/week) position of Administrative Assistant.

By yigit on Mar 15th, 2019

In February 2019, SWAN member Equal Rights from Serbia submitted a shadow report on the status of female sex workers in Serbia to the 72nd CEDAW Session.

By yigit on Feb 27th, 2019

ICRSE, SWAN and Red Umbrella Athens/Positive Voice, organised a 3-day community mobilisation training between 5-7 February, in Athens.

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