Soliciting for Change: Understanding the impacts of the Swedish Model and full decriminalisation of sex work
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About the Event
Please Note: Registration for this event closes at 12:00hrs (noon) +8GMT 31st August 2020.
The session will explore the impact of different legal frameworks on sex workers’ vulnerabilities to violence, human rights violation and HIV. The first part of the sessions will include 5 short presentations on the consequences of the Swedish Model of client criminalisation in Sweden, Norway, France and Ireland as well as specifically on trans sex workers. The presentations will be followed by a Q&A and quiz game for participants. After a short entertainment break, the second part of the session will focus on decriminalisation and sex worker led advocacy to successfully achieve the decriminalisation of sex work in Northern Territory, Australia. The presentations will be followed by a Q&A.
Bring materials (cardboard, paper, markers..) to create banners for an online social media protest for sex workers’ rights!
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