Red por el Reconocimiento del Trabajo Sexual Argentina

Who do you work with?

Personas mayores de 18 años de de todas las identidades de género, cis, trans/travesti, queer, no binarie e intersex que ejercen el trabajo sexual y activistas prosexo (academia, medios de comuicación).

People over 18 years of age of all gender identities, cis, trans / transvestite, queer, non-binary and intersex who practice sex work and prosexual activists (academy, media).

How are sex workers involved in your organisation?

A través de la RRTS ayudamos a les trabajadores sexuales a conectarse con programas locales, acceder a derechos como trámites migratorios, de cambios de indentidad de género. También contamos con una fuerte polítca en prevención.

Through the RRTS we help sex workers to connect with local programs, access rights such as immigration procedures, gender identity changes. We also have a strong prevention policy.

Which of NSWP priority areas does your organisation work on?
Oppose the criminalisation and other legal oppression of sex work and support its recognition as work
Critique the trafficking paradigm that conflates representations of sex work, migration, and mobility
Advocate for universal access to health services, including primary health care, HIV and sexual and reproductive health services
Speak out about violence against sex workers, including violence from police, institutions, clients, and intimate partners, while challenging the myth that sex work is inherently gender-based violence
Oppose human rights abuses, including coercive programming, mandatory testing, raids and forced rehabilitation
Challenge stigma and discrimination against sex workers, their families and partners, and others involved in sex work
Advocate for the economic empowerment and social inclusion of sex workers as sex workers
What are the two main challenges that the sex workers you work with face

Despenalización: el trabajo sexual en Argentina se encuentra criminalzado.
Derechos laborales, acceso a salud, obra social y jubilación.

Decriminalization: sex work in Argentina is criminalized.
Labor rights, access to health, social work and retirement.

Describe other areas of your work

Soomos una red de organizaciones de trabajadores sexuales de todo el pa`s (20 ciudades)
Desde la RRTS contamos con un area de salud, área social, área de comunicación y área de legales. Trabajamos en comisiones y en plenarios generales para incidir políticamente en favor del reconocimiento del trabajo sexual.

We are a network of sex worker organizations from all over the country (20 cities)
From the RRTS we have a health area, social area, communication area and legal area. We work in commissions and general plenaries to lobby politically for the recognition of sex work.