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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Too often the perspectives of sex workers are left out of policy conversations. World Policy Journal asked experts around the globe what sex workers need to better control their working conditions. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 sex work labor labor policy Compiled...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Academy in Johannesburg. She runs a sexuality discussion group with youth from 30 African countries. Siddharth Dube is a senior fellow at the World Policy Institute based in India. His forthcoming book is a personal history of outlawed love, focusing on gay and sex work issues. Tam Nguyen...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 34–41.
Published: 01 December 2011
... safe sex, but also train young leaders to educate their peers. cisas currently works with Nicaraguan youths of various Christian faiths, including students from three Catholic schools. Although Luque and her colleagues don’t teach formal classes, their programs depend on access provided by religious...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 71–79.
Published: 01 March 2016
... fetus was female, and decided to terminate (in India, sonograms to determine the sex of the fetus typically cannot be performed until the second trimester). Both Mittal and Kharat said they felt at less risk because they work at public hospitals, where abortion is free but more regulated than at...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., UNAIDS Egypt Country Coordinator, presented Egypt’s new lofty goals to journalists: “Zero new HIV infections, Zero AIDS related deaths, and Zero Stigma and Discrimination by 2030,” according to UNIC’s website. some syrians — boys, girls, men, and women— are turning to sex work to survive...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 44–45.
Published: 01 December 2017
... sex traŽ icking of NORTH DAKOTA NORTH UNITED STATES STATES UNITED Indigenous women. SIOUX...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 70–83.
Published: 01 March 2018
... resorted to sex work to make ends meet. 76 WORLD POLICY JOURNAL UGANDA Sweet Love, a transgender woman, poses for a portrait in the Children of the Sun safe house with...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2017
... organization devoted to working with sexual minorities: Stop AIDS in Liberia, or SAIL, which, as the name suggests, focuses on the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS among men who have sex with men. The group had seven members working out of a cramped office in downtown Monrovia. Its executive director...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Institute HAMBURG, Germany—The appointments of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, General Motors’ CEO Mary Barra, and IMF managing director Christine Lagarde signify a trend toward increasing the number of women in leadership. Less obviously, they also reflect a new global awareness that sex and gender...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 36–40.
Published: 01 December 2017
... legal battles and the unfinished work of rectifying the inequities in Canadian policies toward Indigenous women. World Policy Journal: Can you tell me a bit about your court challenge, in which you accused the government agency Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) of sex-based discrimination...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2015
... challenges to our planet—only a slight contrast to the global disaster he has imagined in his landmark work, Seveneves . Our Map Room uncovers the Indian Ocean’s still unmapped surfaces and depths. Then the inimitable Jack Devine, who once ran the entire clandestine service of the Central Intelligence...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 18–22.
Published: 01 December 2016
... aggressive a stand can land someone in jail—even when the cause they’re working for is one the government claims to support. My Chinese-language teachers and, later, colleagues in academia were often quick to point out that women’s rights had improved under the Chinese Communist Party. This was true: The...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
... show that it threatened the “general population.” The organizations that Pisani worked for constructed emotional stories and often ignored statistical validity. In one case, an already flawed study suggested that 8 million Indonesian men buy sex every year. Using the innocent-wives theory, Pisani...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 91–99.
Published: 01 June 2014
... expression in 1861. After a three and a half year reprieve, when the law was repealed in 2009, the community faced an even greater setback in December 2013, when the Indian Supreme Court reinstated the law. The transgender community—comprised of individuals assigned a sex, usually at birth and based on their...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
... fishing boats, catching seafood that ends up in international supply chains. They have been lied to by recruiters, abused by captains, and forced to work on vessels for months at a time with little or no pay. Some have been killed. Thanks to the tireless work of civil society groups and recent media...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... provided militaries with a range of commercial services, including weapon and clothing repairs, food supplies, and sex work. From the Napoleonic era to the current day, the proliferation of roads, markets, and civilian institutions has gone hand in hand with fighting battles. Wars, while destructive...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2002) 19 (2): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 2002
... hubbub that comes with nonstop work their jobs— or their heads— but would not and play. In Hangzhou, consumer electron­ necessarily lead to a democratic Middle ics companies feeding China’s massive tele­ Kingdom. phone and computer markets work through the night. In Shanghai...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2005) 21 (4): 57–62.
Published: 01 December 2005
... /aid s in Asia, work and girls are often sold into the sex has gone public in speeches critical of the trade. In their pathetic brothel cubicles, United Nations hierarchy for failing to AIDS awaits them . stand up to pressures from the lobby that In the face of this...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2017
... where family responsibility and generosity are held in high regard, there is a line where that support ends. Sex, for example, was not something we spoke about. Young women who became pregnant were castigated as ‘dirty’ for engaging in sexual acts; there was a stigma, and I think it’s important to...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 70–74.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., science, and engineering. Although some wish to lay the blame on intrinsic neurobiological differences between the sexes, a glance toward the East deflates this argument. In 2015, an OECD report on health found that six of the top 10 countries with the highest percentage of female doctors are in Eastern...