Ashodaya Academy

The HIV and Sex Work Collection: Innovative Responses in Asia and the Pacific Launched

The HIV and Sex Work Collection: Innovative Responses in Asia and the Pacific Launched

"The HIV and Sex Work Collection: Innovative Responses in Asia and the Pacific" is a collection of case studies highlighting the work undertaken by sex worker-led community based organisations and networks in undertaking HIV related advocacy efforts. It was launched in 2012 as the result of a collaboration between UNFPA, UNAIDS and APNSW.

Ashodaya Academy is Launched (India)

In 2009, Ashodaya Samithi formally launched the Ashodaya Academy, a teaching and learning program for sharing experiences of sex worker-led approaches to effective HIV prevention, in Karnataka state, India. Sex workers, NGOs, and government officials from over 15 countries have been trained.