On 25 might, 2017, NSWP users Red Umbrella Athens (Greece) and Hellenic Association of individuals managing HIV “Positive Voice” organised a seminar on policy dilemmas sex that is regarding in Greece. It had been really effective. It absolutely was the first occasion this subject ended up being talked about by representatives through the federal government, governmental parties, civil culture, intercourse employees therefore the community that is scientific.
In accordance with the Greek intercourse work legislation adopted in 1999, sex work is appropriate but heavily managed. Just intercourse work occurring in state-licensed brothels is appropriate. Street-based intercourse work and intercourse work that develops in accommodations is unlawful. Municipalities are permitted to figure out the wide range of licensed brothels. Brothels are not permitted within 200 meters of general general public buildings, i.e. schools, churches, kindergartens, playgrounds, wellness clinics, hospitals, sport facilities, libraries, squares and assisted living facilities. What this means is its impossible to have state-licensed brothel in almost any Greek city.
In line with the Criminal Code Law 2734/1999, intercourse employees aren’t permitted to be hitched. They need to be single, divorced or even a widow. Intercourse employees are merely permitted to work with three years and need a number of legal and medical documents to work legitimately. Fortsett å lese Greek Sex Workers Organise Conference and Demand Legislation Reform