France CEDAW Shadow Report


STRASS submitted this shadow report in 2023 to the CEDAW committee as a complement to the ninth periodic report submitted by the French government in March 2022.

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Background
  3. Consequences of Act No. 2016-44 for female sex workers
  4. Effect of the criminalisation of clients on the levels of trafficking and the care of victims of trafficking
  5. Effect of Act No. 2016-44 on protection and redress for victims of trafficking
  6. How effective are the exit programmes?
  7. Recommendations

You can download this report above. It is available in English and French.