SWEAT statement on Camps Bay occupation

The Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT) joins Triangle Project, Gender DynamiX, Equal Education, the Khayelitsha  Community Action Network and others in support of the #WeSeeYou movement, a collective of LGBTQI+ activists and artists who are occupying a Camps Bay mansion to raise awareness; and in solidarity with landless people, economic inequality worsened by …

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SWEAT’s Response to utterances by the UN Women Executive Director, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

The Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT) were shocked to view the above recording of Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka airing her opinions on Sex Work using language that is disempowering and offensive to Sex Workers. We stand in full solidarity with Sisonke, the national movement of sex workers in their opposition to these sentiments. Sex workers …

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Sisonke National Movement of Sex Workers baffled at Mlambo-Ngcuka’s Webinar statement

Utterances by United Nations Executive Director Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka that all women in the sex work industry are victims and the ones buying the services are perpetrators during a webinar on Monday 20 July 2020 undermines the work by Sisonke National Movement of Sex Workers and organisations such as SWEAT of more than 20 years’ …

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