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By ekaterina on Mar 15th, 2017

SWAN, within the Regional Platform EECA, has developed a video and community guide  on the community’s engagement in Global Fund supported processes on the national level.

By ekaterina on Jan 26th, 2017

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

By ekaterina on Aug 3rd, 2016

SWAN Foundation is seeking a responsible, accurate and communicative person for a part-time position of Administrative Assistant.

By ekaterina on Apr 14th, 2016

Французский парламент 6 апреля 2016 года принял законопроект, согласно которому покупать секс во Франции становится незаконным. Продажа секса остается законной. За законопроект проголосовали 64 депутата Национального Собрания, нижней палаты Франции, 12 были против , 501 депутат воздержался от голосования.

Согласно новому закону тем, кто платит за секс, будет грозить штраф до 1500 евро за первое нарушение, и до 3750 евро за последующие нарушения. Их также могут обязать посещать стигматизирующие курсы повышения осведомленности о вреде «проституции». Закон об "общественном приставании" был отменен.

By ekaterina on Apr 14th, 2016

The French Parliament passed a bill on the 6th of April, 2016 which makes it illegal to pay for sex in France. Selling sex remains legal. The bill passed 64 to 12 in the National Assembly, France’s lower house, with 501 deputies abstaining from the vote.

Under the new law those who pay for sex will face fines of up to 1,500 Euros for the first offence, and up to 3,750 Euros for subsequent offences. They may also be required to attend a stigmatising course to raise awareness of the harms of ‘prostitution’. The law on “public solicitation” has been abolished.

By ekaterina on Mar 8th, 2016

SWAN Foundation is seeking a responsible, accurate and communicative person for a part-time position of Administrative Assistant. The Administrative Assistant will be working under the direct supervision of the Operations Manager and is responsible for managing SWAN office procedures and other tasks assigned by Operations Manager and Executive Director.

By ekaterina on Feb 23rd, 2016

The UNAIDS 2016-2021 strategy is calling for decriminalisation of sex work, same sex acts, HIV transmission, and drug use.

By ekaterina on Dec 1st, 2015

On December 1st, the World AIDS Day, SWAN would like to show its support for people living with HIV, commemorate people who have died from AIDS, and raise awareness on correlation between discriminatory, criminalizing and harmful laws and practices and increased vulnerability to HIV/AIDS.

By ekaterina on Nov 11th, 2015

SWAN is glad to present the new Community of Learning website: www.sexworkersrightscommunity.org. Community of Learning is a library/repository of knowledge, information and resources on successful advocacy tactics to defend sex workers' rights.

By ekaterina on Aug 11th, 2015

On 11 of August 2015 in Dublin at the International Council Meeting Amnesty International voted to adopt policy to protect human rights of sex workers.

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