Thailand

Rescuing boys from Thailand's northern sex trade

NGO Urban Light in Chiang Mai has reached 5,000 teenagers caught up in prostitution rackets in Thailand's second city.

Rescuing boys from Thailand's northern sex trade

India

The Indian caste where wives are forced into sex work

For girls and women from the Perna caste, entering the sex trade is a normal next step after marriage and childbirth.

The Indian caste where wives are forced into sex work

Human Rights

Paradise lost: Sex trafficking in Hawaii

Contrary to its idyllic image, Hawaii is a hub for the sex trafficking of girls and women.

Paradise lost: Sex trafficking in Hawaii

India

Children of Assam forced into labour, prostitution

Children are being trafficked into forced labour and sexual exploitation in large numbers from Assam state.

India: The disappearing children of Assam

Asia

Inside Sonagachi, Asia's largest red-light district

Many of the 7,000 sex workers in this Kolkata red-light district say they have no other options for survival.

Inside Sonagachi, Asia's largest red-light district

AJ IMPACT

Australia: The fight to decriminalise prostitution

While other states have legalised sex work, South Australia still has some of the most repressive laws on the books.

Australia: The fight to decriminalise prostitution

Peru

A Peruvian's struggle to survive TB and AIDS

Transwoman combats tuberculosis, AIDS and a lifetime of abuse and social exclusion.

A Peruvian's struggle to survive TB and AIDS

Human Rights

Bangladesh sex workers homeless after brothel eviction

Workers protest after 2,000 forced to flee 200-year-old brothel due to alleged threats from ruling party activists.

Bangladesh sex workers homeless after brothel eviction

Witness

Beauty Behind Bars

Can a beauty contest restore the dignity and hope of Colombian women put behind bars because of drugs and violence?

People & Power

The Nigerian Connection

An investigation into the plight of African women caught in a web of organised crime, prostitution and trafficking.