Loving Sisters CBO

Who do you work with?

Loving Sisters CBO is a legally registered non-profit and non-political women sex worker led organization for sex workers.

How are sex workers involved in your organisation?

Sex workers are key decision makers in the Organization and are also part of the staff member.

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

1. Stigma and Discrimination and human rights violation
2. Criminalization and harassment by law enforcement agencies

Describe other areas of your work

1. Advocacy and awareness creation
2. Psychosocial support
3. Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health Right
4. Women Economic empowerment