On 25 might, 2017, NSWP people Red Umbrella Athens (Greece) and Hellenic Association of men and women coping with HIV “Positive Voice” organised a seminar on policy dilemmas regarding intercourse work in Greece. It absolutely was extremely effective. It had been the first occasion this subject ended up being talked about by representatives through the government, governmental events, civil culture, intercourse employees and also the systematic community.
Based on the Greek intercourse work legislation adopted in 1999, intercourse work is appropriate but greatly controlled. Just sex work that occurs in state-licensed brothels is appropriate. Street-based sex work and intercourse work that develops in resort hotels is unlawful. Municipalities are permitted to figure out the true quantity of licensed brothels. Brothels aren’t allowed within 200 meters of general general public structures, i.e. schools, churches, kindergartens, playgrounds, wellness clinics, hospitals, sport facilities, libraries, squares and nursing facilities. Continue reading Greek Sex Workers Organise Conference and Demand Legislation Reform