Student Spotlight: Martha Ryan

Student Spotlight: Martha Ryan

Please join us in congratulating our intern, Martha Ryan, who recently received a Fulbright-Nehru research grant to India! Martha is a global health major set to graduate with her bachelor's degree May 2016. Her research aims to analyze local approaches to combat stigma against sex work in Kolkata and Delhi, two Indian cities that vary greatly … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Martha Ryan

Amnesty International votes in favor of decriminalizing sex work

Amnesty International voted Aug. 11 to support the health and human rights of sex workers by adopting a resolution that calls for all countries to decriminalize sex work. The policy—which drew high-profile criticism from a range of celebrities, organizations and governments—occurred during Amnesty’s International Council Meeting in Dublin. Professor Sofia Gruskin, along with experts experienced … Continue reading Amnesty International votes in favor of decriminalizing sex work