"At Risk and Neglected: Sex Workers," Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic PDF Print E-mail
AUTHOR: UNAIDS
DATE: 2006
PUBLISHER: UNAIDS

This section focuses on sex workers and their under representation in HIV prevention and treatment initiatives. It briefly looks at HIV/AIDS and sex work internationally, providing some statistics and comments about specific countries. It also examines related issues such as drug use and young and uninformed sex workers. The environment sex work often takes place in and the typical clients of sex workers are also discussed. This section concludes with examples of positive policy initiatives for the protection of sex workers from HIV/AIDS.

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