Development Marketplace 2016: Trauma-informed, community-engaged violence prevention for FSWs in Thailand

Project Summary:

The aim of the project was to adapt via communi­ty-engaged processes, implement and evaluate a promising strategy for violence prevention for female sex workers in Thailand, in collaboration with partnering NGO Service Workers IN Group (SWING), a national leader in advocacy and health promotion for sex workers.

Country: Thailand

Lead Agency: Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health

Research Team: Michele Decker, Dusita Phuengsamran and Surang Janyam

Blogs:
Ending the invisible violence against Thai female sex workers
Gender-based violence, safety promotion and risk reduction for female sex workers in Thailand: Building the evidence for a marginalised population

Poster:
Trauma-informed, community-engaged violence prevention for female sex workers in Thailand