Red de Mujeres Trabajadoras Sexuales de Bobija Pando Bolivia

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Who do you work with?

La organización trabaja en alianza con 7 Departamento a nivel Nacional con las defensorías del  pueblo y otras istituciones y también se afiliaron a PLAPERTS.

The organization works in alliance with 7 departments at the national level with the ombudsmen and other institutions and they also joined PLAPERTS.

How are sex workers involved in your organisation?

Depende si hay reuniones van a escuchar y opinar y si hay problemas vemos como solucionamos con las autoridades siempre unidas con sus bases.

It depends if there are meetings, they will listen and give their opinion and if there are problems we see how we solve with the authorities always united with their bases.

Which of NSWP priority areas does your organisation work on?
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
What are the two main challenges that the sex workers you work with face

La pandemia  COVID  esta  tallando  muy profundo  sobre  nuestro trabajo y no hay apoyo del estado.

The COVID pandemic is carving very deep into our work and there is no support from the state.

Describe other areas of your work

Como trabajadora sexual también soy secretaria de acta de mi comunidad santa rosa del abuna,soy  castañera  y agricultura   sembre en  tosa esta pandemia   mais y platano.
y me incribi como primera  consejalde  mi comunida  puerto morales dios mediante quiera que me baya bien.

As a sex worker I am also the leader of my community in the city of Santa Rosa del Abuna. I am a nut harvester and have been farming corn and plantain during this pandemic.

I am registered as the first community counsellor for the city district of Puerto Morales and looking forward to do my work well.