Sex Work Research Hub, Durham University (External organisation)

Ellison, G. (Member)

Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation


The Sex Work Research Hub (SWRH) connects researchers and academics across a range of Universities and disciplines working on sex work, sex working and sexual exploitation.We also connect with sex workers, sex work support projects and other stakeholders, such as lawyers, police, policy makers, educationalists, youth and community workers, to support and develop research that produces new knowledge, critiques dominant discourses on sex work, as well as delivering tangible public benefit and impact.The sex work research hub provides a space for researchers, students, sex workers, and external partners and stakeholders concerned with the sex industry in its broadest sense, as well as exploitation, to:Network & share information about sex work, research, publications, policy and related matters;Promote and run seminars, lectures and affiliated events; andSupport and provide research and consultancy.The SWRH supports rigorous and ethical standards in sex work research, evidence based policy/practice, collaborative and participatory action research principles which centralize and respect the lives and experiences of sex workers.
Period2015 → …
Held atSex Work Research Hub, Durham University , United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational