Call for nominations to the 2018 Sex Worker Academy Africa

This year, the African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) will host four Sex Worker Academies Africa (SWAA). The first academy is scheduled for March, 2018 with...

ASWA trains four sub-regional leaders to work with member groups

To strengthen capacity among its members, the African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) has trained four leaders of sex worker-led organisations in Africa. The four...

A coffee date inspired Zimbabwe’s Charmaine to the frontline of activism

One morning six years ago, Charmaine Rietumetsi Dube joined her friend at their favourite café for their usual girl talk. However, her last sip,...

Tele Mensah talks about overcoming brutality to build vibrant movement in Togo

(In this interview, the sex worker leader talks about his life, work and activism). Cynthia as she is commonly known in activism circles, says she...

ASWA organises members convening to renew commitment to national, regional organising

The African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) is holding a five-day workshop for national coordinators of its member organisations across Africa. The meeting, which brings together...

Sex workers condemn rape of mothers in Kenya’s biggest referral hospital

Hundreds of sex workers in Kenya joined other activists on Wednesday to protest the poor state of health services at the Kenyatta National Hospital,...

Kenya sex workers end 2017 with key success

  The country’s movement made its voice heard for the first time at the United Nation’s Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women in...

Guide for sex workers looking to attend International AIDS Conference 2018 in Amsterdam

The 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS2018) will be hosted in Amsterdam, Netherlands, 23-27 July 2018. The theme of AIDS 2018 is “Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges”,...

ASWA seeks five qualified sex workers to join its board

The African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) is looking for sex workers and nationals or residents of West, and Central Africa (Anglophone and Francophone) and...

Statement on International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

December, 17, 2017 marks the 14th annual International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. For fourteen years, sex workers around the world have used this...

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Why Bad Black stands up for trans women sex workers in Uganda

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ASWA is hiring

ASWA is looking to employ a Finance and Operations assistant to join its growing staff. About ASWA ASWA is the Pan-African alliance of sex...

Call for nominations to the 2018 Sex Worker Academy Africa

This year, the African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) will host four Sex Worker Academies Africa (SWAA). The first academy is scheduled for March, 2018 with...