Challenges: Ottawa area sex workers speak out

Challenges: Ottawa area sex workers speak out

Interviews were conducted with past and present sex workers in order to gather accurate information on the challenges sex workers face in their work and personal lives.

Author: Chris Bruckert , Frédérique Chabot Source: Prostitutes of Ottawa/Gatineau Work Educate Resist Website: http://www.powerottawa.ca Origin Country: Canada Publish Date: 2010-12-02 Publication City: Ottawa Languages: .Resource Type: , .Resource Topics: , , , , , .Target Audiences: , , , . Last Modified: 2018-08-20

POWER researchers conducted 43 interviews with former and current sex workers in the Ottawa-Gatineau region. The report discusses labour site challenges, safety, security and well-being, the police, the law and criminal justice system, stigma, social judgement and whorephobia as well as intersecting marginalizations.