Sex Workers' Involvement in the HIV Conversation
October 22, 2010
The Economist's "Banyan's Notebook" blog examines HIV prevention models in Asia and the inclusion of sex workers in prevention conversations. "In the past they have tended to be excluded from such international gatherings, partly because of language difficulties ... and partly out of an attitude of official condescension, which saw the sex-workers more as the problem than as an important part of the solution." The post also looks at laws that criminalize sex work (10/20).
This article was provided by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. It is a part of the publication Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report. Visit the Kaiser Family Foundation's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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