Complex combinations of law, policy, and enforcement practices determine sex workers vulnerability to HIV and rights abuses. We identify ?lack of recognition as a person before the law? as an important but undocumented barrier to accessing services and conclude that multi-faceted, setting-specific reform is needed?rather than a singular focus on decriminalization?if the health and human rights of sex workers are to be realized.
|Pages (from-to)||186 - 196|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Health and Human Rights|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|