Latest News

NSWP values diversity and encourages applications from sex workers and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. As a sex worker-led organisation, this post is reserved for suitably qualified applicants who have sex work experience. The current NSWP Global Coordinator is retiring on 31 December 2022 after 12 years’ service, and we are now seeking to fill this post.
1 July 2022
International Sex Workers’ Day is held annually to mark the 1975 occupation of Saint-Nizier Church in Lyon, France, by around 100 sex workers, protesting their criminalised and exploitative living conditions. Sex workers continue to mark the day every year with events and actions calling for fulfilment of their rights. Each year NSWP focuses on the theme of access to justice on 2nd June. Sex worker groups around the world held a huge diversity of events and actions to mark International Sex Workers’ Day 2022.
2 June 2022
On 19th May India’s Supreme Court announced a ruling expanding the rights of sex workers and defining sex work as a profession. “It need not be gainsaid that notwithstanding the profession, every individual in this country has a right to a dignified life under Article 21 of the Constitution,” the court observed.
1 June 2022

Latest Resources

The Annual Report highlights the activities and achievements of NSWP in 2021. Contents include:
11 August 2022
AIDS 2022, the 24th International AIDS Conference, is taking place in 2022 both in-person and virtually. With this year’s conference being held in Montreal, NSWP member organisation Stella, l’amie de Maimie have produced a special issue of ConStellation—Stella’s annual magazine by and for sex workers and our friends now it’s in 27th year—as a way to orient sex workers and allies to all sex work content at the AIDS conference.
18 July 2022
  The Strategic Plan outlines the mission, values, goals and strategies of the Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) in 2022-2025. 
27 April 2022