Information about the corona situation for people selling sex in Norway

The corona situation is hard for everyone, but we know that people selling sex are in a particularly difficult situation now. If you are a sex worker who is now in a situation where you cannot afford to pay for your basic needs (such as food, rent, sanitary products or medications), please get in co


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“Prostitution is the Social Safety Net in This Country”: Sex Workers Speak Out About Coronavirus»

“The great thing about sex workers is we’re very community minded,” says Ross. “A lot of sex workers support members in their community financially. … We help each other. We’re marginalized and misunderstood and we know how it is for each other. Just reach out, get help when you can and help others when you can.”

How Sex Workers Are Grappling With Coronavirus»

Needless to say, right now, it's more important than ever to support your local sex workers. As for what you can do, there are a myriad of options. If you're watching content online, pay for it. If you are financially stable, give to a sex worker directly or contribute to the SWOP fund.

Europe's sex workers face ruin as brothels shut amid coronavirus fears»

Bleier Wilp said a provision in Germany’s law on infectious disease protection might allow self-employed sex workers to apply for compensation.

Den svenska sexköpslagen skördar kvinnoliv »

Det är inte värdigt ett samhälle som säger sig aktivt arbeta för att minska utsattheten hos kvinnor i allmänhet, och sexarbetande kvinnor i synnerhet.