Greek Sex Workers Organise Conference and Demand Legislation Reform

Greek Sex Workers Organise Conference and Demand Legislation Reform

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 sex that is regarding in Greece. It had been extremely effective. It had been the first occasion this subject ended up being talked about by representatives through the federal federal federal government, governmental events, civil culture, intercourse employees together with community that is scientific.

Based on the Greek intercourse work legislation adopted in 1999, intercourse work is legal but greatly managed. Just intercourse work that occurs in state-licensed brothels is legal. Street-based intercourse work and intercourse work that develops in accommodations is illegal. Municipalities are permitted to figure out the true have a glance at the weblink amount of licensed brothels. Brothels are not permitted within 200 meters of general public buildings, i.e. schools, churches, kindergartens, playgrounds, wellness clinics, hospitals, sport facilities, libraries, squares and homes that are nursing. What this means is it’s impractical to have state-licensed brothel in virtually any Greek town.

In line with the Criminal Code Law 2734/1999, intercourse employees aren’t permitted to be hitched. Read more “Greek Sex Workers Organise Conference and Demand Legislation Reform”