Archive for November, 2011

International day to end violence against sex workers 15 December

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Organised by SERTUC LGBT Network This event is supported by SERTUC Candle vigil walk to end violence against sex workers Time    15 December 18:00 – 21:00 Location    London, Picadilly circus Vigil walk from 6pm to 7pm At the occasion of the international day to end violence against sex workers, a candle vigil walk through Soho [...]

ACPO release Strategy for Policing Prostitution and Sexual Exploitation

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

The International Union of Sex Workers offers a cautious welcome to the new guidance from the Association of Chief Police Officers. Current law on the sex industry is confusing and complicated: sex workers are at risk of prosecution unless they work indoors in complete isolation. Legislation on brothel keeping and “controlling for gain” fail to [...]