46) Commercial sex
work is not only oppression against women; it can also be the consequence of child abuse.
Federal court documents allege that Daye knowingly "recruited, enticed, harbored, transported, provided, obtained or maintained" the 17-year-old victim, knowing that she was a minor who "would be caused to engage in a commercial sex
In addition, the two groups had similar proportions of participants who cohabited with their partner (65%), had concurrent partners (44%), had had more than one partner in the previous three months (22%), had had a commercial sex
partner in the previous three months (39%) and had used a condom at last sex (8%).
Females form five percent of street children, and most of them are sent off to beg, to work as commercial sex
workers in other cities, or are sold for as low as Rs 5,000 under the garb of getting them 'married' from where they can be taken to people's homes to work as domestic workers," told Rana.
The VTVPA stated that sex trafficking "means the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of a commercial sex
Data are available only for selected risk groups such as female commercial sex
workers (6), transsexuals (7), and patients with STIs (8).
Moreover, when the researchers excluded studies which involved sexual acts as part of commercial sex
work (either as a client or a sex worker), the risk of female-to-male transmission decreased.
Arimori, who visited a workplace for sex workers while in Malawi, said, ''Many commercial sex
workers in the country are widows or orphans who had no other choices to sustain their lives considering their financially and socially vulnerable positions.
In Africa, infected truck drivers who travel far from home for extended periods often engage in commercial sex
, spreading the HIV virus that causes AIDS from one country to another--making them a primary target group for reducing infections.
An infected person who goes to a city might give it to commercial sex
workers, and then you could have the mushrooming of the epidemic.
A spokeswoman for the group said: "A legal loophole means that since the introduction of the Licensing Act in 2003, lap dancing clubs currently only require a licence for the sale of alcohol to operate, despite being part of the commercial sex
In a district of the northeastern part of West Java, commercial sex
workers are touting for business right outside the mosque.