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APNSW letter to UN Women, 16 Oct 2016

APNSW letter to UN Women, 16 Oct 2016

In spite of the financial constraints within which UN Women must currently operate, it is astonishing to see less than six weeks of time being given to an online-only consultation. This also seems to be the first significant opportunity for those who will be most affected by this policy – sex workers themselves – to contribute.

Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers Receives International Award for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights

Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers  Receives International Award for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights

The Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers was awarded the 2008 annual International Award of Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights by the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and Human Rights Watch. The award was presented to APNSW on 6 August 2008, at the International AIDS Conference, Mexico City, in recognition of APNSW's work on issues affecting sex workers in Asia and the Pacific.