“Reclaiming Rights: Sex Workers Speak” ICAAP Session

A session called “Reclaiming Rights: Sex Workers Speak” was held on the first day of the 12th International Conference on AIDS in the Asia Pacific (ICAAP)  in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The conference ran from the 12 -14 of March. The session was organised by SANGRAM (India) and hosted by the National Network of Sex Workers India … More “Reclaiming Rights: Sex Workers Speak” ICAAP Session

2000 – Bangladesh High Court Rules in Favour of Evicted Sex Workers

In 1999, police evicted Bangladeshi sex workers in Tanbazar and Nimtali from their workplaces and confined them in a centre for homeless people … the Bangladesh High Court ruled that the sex workers were deprived of their livelihood by being evicted from their brothels, and that this amounted to a deprivation of the right to life. … More 2000 – Bangladesh High Court Rules in Favour of Evicted Sex Workers