Anti-immigrant sentiments plague sex workers of Geneva’s ‘Red-Light’ district

Anti-immigrant sentiments plague sex workers of Geneva’s ‘Red-Light’ district

Carli Pierson – WNN Features (WNN) Geneva, SWITZERLAND: As Switzerland appears to be weathering the storm of the rising European financial crisis, Geneva’s immigrant women, who work inside the city’s active sex trade industry, tell a different story. Prostitution has been a legal industry inside Switzerland since the enactment of the Swiss Criminal Code in […]

More funding needed from international ‘prevention’ partners says AIDS2012 conference

More funding needed from international ‘prevention’ partners says AIDS2012 conference

WNN Breaking (WNN) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES: Opening Sunday, with what is expected to be 20,000 people in attendance, the international AIDS2012 Conference hosting the theme “Turning the Tide Together” reminded the world that the goal to prevent conditions of AIDS worldwide can be made. But reminders also highlighted that lower international and regional funding […]