On this page you will find resources related to sex work: in-depth research, TV and podcast series, including those to which UTSOPI has contributed. Tools and info specifically for and by sex workers, can be found here.
Manisha Shah on decriminalisation
UCLA professor Manisha Shah talks about the different policy approaches regarding sex work and makes a strong case for decriminalisation, based on scientific research.
Posting Into The Void
Hacking//Hustling used a participatory action research model to gather quantitative and qualitative data to study the impact of content moderation on sex workers.
UN: Call for Decriminalisation
In this 2023 position paper, the United Nations Working Group on discrimination against women and girls calls for the full decriminalisation of sex work.
The Lancet: sex workers’ health
In this editorial to the June edition of the renowned British scientific review, the editors call upon Europe to look to Belgium and New Zealand if they are concerned about sex workers’ health.