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17 December Gabriel

17th December 2012

Dr Petra

TweetToday it’s International Day to End Sex Worker Violence. It aims to draw attention to the prevalence of violence and…



International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers 2010

17th December 2010

Dr Petra

Tweet Today is International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. If you’ve not heard about it before it aims…



Love Geeks? Then buy a Geek Calendar!

1st October 2010

Dr Petra

Tweet Over the past few months, geeks, scientists, writers and presenters have been mulling over how to raise more funds…



Media: “I’ve never treated you like a whore” Sex Writer: “You just did”*

16th March 2010

Dr Petra

TweetLast week the Independent ran a feature with the exciting headline “I was a hooker who became an agony aunt”….



Sex workers, stigma and barriers to health

9th February 2010

Dr Petra

Here’s an account and link to a recent event from my college focusing on addressing issues of stigma as a barrier to health care for sex workers.



December 17th – International day to end violence against sex workers

17th December 2009

Dr Petra

Today marks the International day to end violence against sex workers. Read on to find out what’s happening around the world to mark this event – and what you can do to support sex workers.



10 things you can do in the fight against HIV/AIDS

1st December 2009

Dr Petra

It’s World AIDS Day and there’s rightfully a lot of attention on the issues of HIV/AIDS, but what can you do to help? Read on for 10 things you might do. Please feel free to share these widely!