More women have been pushed into prostitution because of the roll-out of universal credit. On-street prostitution increased by 60% between 2010 and 2017, which has, in particular, been linked to an increase in women having their benefits sanctioned.https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jun/05/austeristy-forcing-disabled-women-into-sex-work?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other …
We've been super privileged to be a @GamesAid charity for many years. Their support has helped us fund some life-changing items of mobility equipment for disabled children & young people. Here's a great opportunity to go and work for this amazing charity https://www.gamesaid.org/could-you-be-our-next-operations-co-ordinator/ …pic.twitter.com/o5grbyZKOA
BBC News - Woman admits human trafficking charges in Dundee and Perth https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-48473929 … #EndDemand @SarahChampionMP @RBFMaguire
.@PhilipHammondUK 'govt is addressing root causes of poverty'. Well.... schemes such as tackling period poverty address symptoms not cause which is the reason so many women & girls (who are more likely to be poor than men) cannot afford sanitary products…http://bit.ly/314UO2B
The #5thGlobalReport on #Prostitution of our member organisation @Fond_Scelles is online!
Check out the online version at https://www.globalprostitutionreport.org/