Sex work in Mexico: vulnerability of male, travesti, transgender and transsexual sex workers

@article{Infante2009SexWI,
  title={Sex work in Mexico: vulnerability of male, travesti, transgender and transsexual sex workers},
  author={Cesar Infante and Sandra G. Sosa-Rub{\'i} and S. Cuadra},
  journal={Culture, Health & Sexuality},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={125 - 137}
}
  • Cesar Infante, Sandra G. Sosa-Rubí, S. Cuadra
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Culture, Health & Sexuality
  • In Mexico, male sex workers (MSW) and travesti, transgender and transsexual (TTT) sex workers are among the groups most affected by HIV. They suffer from stigma and discrimination, yet are often absent from the design of programmes and HIV prevention campaigns. The objective of this study was to provide an account of the social context in which MSW and TTT sex workers live, by focusing on their sexual identities, sexual practices and vulnerability to HIV. Data collection took place in Mexico… CONTINUE READING
    63 Citations
    Prevalence and correlates of sexual risk among male and female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    • 12
    Sexual Risk, Behavior, and HIV Testing and Status Among Male and Transgender Women Sex Workers and Their Clients in Lima, Peru
    • A. Degtyar, P. E. George, +5 authors A. Bayer
    • Medicine
    • International journal of sexual health : official journal of the World Association for Sexual Health
    • 2018
    • 5
    • Highly Influenced
    Sex Work Among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women in Bogotá
    • 22
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 31 REFERENCES
    Male sex workers in Córdoba, Argentina: sociodemographic characteristics and sex work experiences.
    • 28
    • PDF
    HIV Knowledge and Risk Factors Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    • Donn J Colby
    • Medicine
    • Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes
    • 2003
    • 83
    HIV among gay and other men who have sex with men in Latin America and the Caribbean: a hidden epidemic?*
    • 140
    • PDF
    HIV and AIDS-related stigma and discrimination: a conceptual framework and implications for action.
    • 2,163
    • PDF