On 25 might, 2017, NSWP users Red Umbrella Athens (Greece) and Hellenic Association of men and women managing HIV “Positive Voice” organised a meeting on policy dilemmas sex that is regarding in Greece. It had been really effective. It absolutely was the very first time this subject had been talked about by representatives through the government, political events, civil culture, intercourse employees in addition to medical community.
In line with the Greek intercourse work legislation adopted in 1999, intercourse work is appropriate but greatly managed. Only intercourse work that develops in state-licensed brothels is appropriate. Street-based intercourse work and intercourse work that develops in resort hotels is unlawful. Municipalities are permitted to figure out the amount of licensed brothels. Brothels aren't permitted within 200 meters of general public structures, i.e. schools, churches, kindergartens, playgrounds, wellness clinics, hospitals, sport facilities, libraries, squares and homes that are nursing. What this means is it really is impractical to have a state-licensed brothel in almost any Greek town.
Based on the Criminal Code Law 2734/1999, intercourse employees aren't allowed to be hitched. They must be single, divorced or even a widow. Intercourse employees are merely permitted to work for three years and demand an amount of appropriate and documents that are medical work legitimately.