Last updated on: 1/18/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Jo Bindman Biography

Title:
Former Information Officer with End Child Prostitution in Asian Tourism (ECPAT)
Position:
Pro to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

“…[W]e first need to identify prostitution as work, as an occupation susceptible like the others to exploitation. Then sex workers can be included and protected under the existing instruments which aim to protect all workers from exploitation, and women from discrimination.”

Redefining Prostitution as Sex Work on the International Agenda, 1997

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Former Information Officer, End Child Prostitution in Asian Tourism (ECPAT)
  • Formerly with Anti-Slavery International
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Sex Work?