Supporters of the Nordic Model have blood on their hands

Supporters of the Nordic Model have blood on their hands

International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers closes out a brutal and deadly year for sex workers in Ireland.  Mardi Kennedy, coordinator of the Sex Workers Alliance Ireland (SWAI) says “This year has been devastating for Irish sex workers, marked by a murder...
SWAI x A4 Sounds  | SWAI Banner Making and Screenprinting Session

SWAI x A4 Sounds  | SWAI Banner Making and Screenprinting Session

(ahead of International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers) 6TH DEC 2023 | 4pm – 7pm | A4 SOUNDS GALLERY Ahead of International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers the Sex Workers Alliance of Ireland are holding a banner-making and screenprinting event...
State pushing people into sex work then ensuring they are not safe

State pushing people into sex work then ensuring they are not safe

Today is International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers and we want to highlight how, through government policies, the state pushes people into sex work.Years of austerity, the housing crisis, lack of supports for people using drugs, Direct Provision, limits to...
Press release: Garda and laws fail the most vulnerable

Press release: Garda and laws fail the most vulnerable

While new report shows that Sex Workers working even in partially criminalised settings face three times the amount of violence, it remains completely illegal for two workers to work together for safety in Ireland. Today is International Day to Eliminate Violence...