Research for Sex Work 10 is online!

Subj: [swopusa] Research for Sex Work 10 is online!

Celebrate a decade of Research for Sex Work!

The tenth issue has been released and can be downloaded from

It is bilingual, with text in Spanish and English.


Editorial - Melissa Ditmore
Resisting Raids and Rescue -VAMP Collective and SANGRAM
Los trabajadores sexuales en la India enfrentan abuso en Ataques de
incursiones en la Colectividad de VAMP
Sex Worker Activists: Embodying Aberrance - Stewart
Activistas trabajadoras sexuales: Expresando la Aberración - Stewart
A participatory-action and interventional research approach to HIV
prevention and treatment among women in survival sex work - Shannon
and Bright
Una aproximacion participativa e intervencionista en la prevención
del VIH y tratamiento en mujeres que hacen trabajo sexual para
sobrevivir - Shannon and Bright
"My one-way ticket to Kamathipura": Rights of sex workers
compromised - Karandikar and Próspero
"Mi boleto de ida a Kamathipura": Los Derechos de las trabajadoras
sexuales comprometidos - Karandikar and Próspero
The PEPFAR “Anti-Prostitution Pledge": A Case Study from Nigeria -
El "Compromiso Anti-Prostitució" PEPFAR: Un estudio de caso
desde Nigeria - Elder
Sex worker organising in Madagascar - Greenall and Rasoanaivo
Organizando a las trabajadoras sexuales en Madagascar - Greenall and
Unfriendly encounters - Freeland
Encuentros no amistosos - Freeland
Street Sex Work and Sex Worker Rights? Blinding Connections - McCracken
¿Trabajo Sexual en la Calle y Derechos de las Trabajadoras Sexuales?
Conexiones cegadoras - McCracken
Tribes Bangin in Da City - Jeffreys, Tapuhi, Abigail and Huynh
Announcements - Avisos

VAMP and SANGRAM of Sangli, India, were the production partners for
this edition.

Photographs for this edition of Research for Sex Work were taken by
artist and activist Ruthie Doyle during visits with VAMP and SANGRAM
in Maharastra, India. Her website is

Design: Herb Hoover,

Thank you to Dan Allman of the University of Toronto and to Christian
Grov and Juline Koken of CHEST for assisting with peer review.