#Sex Workers

  • Article: In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    By Shomy Hasan Chowdhury|March 31, 2020

    Shomy Hasan Chowdhury is working to ensure access to water and sanitation in Bangladesh’s brothels. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities

    Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 1, 2019

    The royal baby is already raising money for great causes. Read more

  • Article: A Former Sex Worker Has Been Made a Dame in Queen's New Zealand Birthday Honours

    A Former Sex Worker Has Been Made a Dame in Queen's New Zealand Birthday Honours

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 4, 2018

    Catherine Healy has battled stigma and even arrest — and now she’s being celebrated. Read more

  • Article: Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever

    Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 28, 2018

    Fewer than 40% of trafficking cases end in conviction. Read more

  • Article: This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March

    This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March

    By David Brand|Jan. 24, 2018

    “I am a mother, I am a grandmother and I am a sex worker.” Read more

  • Article: Ajeet Singh Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Sex Trafficking

    Ajeet Singh Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Sex Trafficking

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Dec. 8, 2017

    Global Citizen met Ajeet Singh in London. Read more

  • Article: Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Sanders’ new bill would invest billions into modernizing Puerto Rico’s infrastructure. Read more

  • Article: Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV

    Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV

    From News Deeply|July 19, 2017

    "My parents died with HIV so I didn’t have anywhere to go." Read more