HIV criminalisation and sex work in Australia

@article{Jeffreys2010HIVCA,
  title={HIV criminalisation and sex work in Australia},
  author={Elaine Jeffreys and Kane Matthews and Alina Thomas},
  journal={Reproductive Health Matters},
  year={2010},
  volume={18},
  pages={129 - 136}
}
Abstract In 2008, Scarlet Alliance, the Australian Sex Workers Association, carried out a needs assessment among sex workers living with HIV in Australia. The research showed that HIV positive sex workers experience discrimination from within the community, are criminalised for sex work and subject to disclosure laws in some states and territories, and face stigma perpetrated by the media. Supported by legislation, they have an almost insurmountable lack of access to policy development due to… Expand
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