Research-to-Action

Health and human rights organizations intervene in landmark sex work case

Friday, June 14, 2013

On June 13th, 2013, the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS joined the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and the HIV/AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario to co-intervene in Bedford v. Canada, at the Supreme Court of Canada.

The intervenion focused on evidence-based sex work policy reform aimed at promoting the health and safety of sex workers, and improving HIV prevention.

Access Intervenor's Factum via the Supreme Court of Canada

Watch the SCC webcast (HIV Coalition at 452:00)

Read the press release: