sex worker

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sex worker

, sex trade worker
One who engages in sexual activities in exchange for payment.
See: prostitution
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Joesbury was a drug dependent sex trade worker who lived and worked in Vancouver, primarily the Downtown East Side.
Alberta's sex trade workers will make their way to Vancouver and Whistler along with their pimps.
The book also reveals that male sex trade workers don't have only gay men as clients.
Better training for council officers coming into contact with sex trade workers so they understand the issues.
reception services, treatment, monitoring and availability of drugs) for groups at high risk of contracting STIs - sex trade workers, youth, women victims of violence; people living with HIV; and iii) general services for STI-HIV/AIDS.
They claim sex trade workers suffer long-term damage, including post-traumatic stress similar to that suffered by front-line soldiers.
2) They argued these provisions contribute to the risk that sex trade workers will become victims of violence, in violation of their rights to liberty and security of the person under s.
A PHOTOGRAPHY project that gave disposable cameras and photography lessons to female sex trade workers in downtown Toronto has raised about $38,000 for the drop-in program at All Saints Church--Community Centre.
5 million unionized workers across Canada, passed a resolution at its National Convention that "called on the entire labour movement to work towards supportive measures for sex trade workers.
This is unsurprising, given the constitutional litigation currently ongoing in Ontario and British Columbia, (8) and perhaps also the increased media attention to the alarming number of sex trade workers who are missing or have been murdered in Canada in the last twenty years.
But I take a look at the other agencies in this city; I don't see anything solid that's directed towards sex trade workers.
No state has moved so invasively against those who profit off sex trade workers.