Research, information and documentation on sexual exploitation and trafficking in human beings

CENTER FOR RESEARCH AND INFORMATION
ON SEXUAL EXPLOITATION

Young people and prostitution: informing and protecting

How to get men to talk other men about sex trafficking?

1. AWARENESS ABOUT THE REALITIES OF PROSTITUTION AND SEX TRAFFICKING

Awareness should be about reasons why women enter into prostitution, the level of violence in prostitution, pshysical and psychological harms inflicted on prostituted individual.

2. THE LINK BETWEEN PORNOGRAPHY AND PROSTITUTION

Challenging the demand for sex trafficking and prostitution is very linked and to deter men from buying sex, it also includes challenging the demand for pornography.

3. EARLY EXPLORATION OF THE DEFINITIONS OF WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A MAN

The definition of manhood, the cultural and peer pressures involved in shaping being a man should be explored early on.

4. MEN SHOULD HOLD EACH OTHER ACCOUNTABLE

Defending the sex trade should be denounced and the myth of masculinity in dominating and exploiting women should be condemned and fought.