Prospol Action Meeting

Spanger, M. (Organizer)

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation


The Prospol meeting in Porto will include a number of open events. If you are interested in attending any of these events you are very welcome, but please make sure you register beforehand with Helen Rand by emailing - Monday 21st September 2015 2.30pm – 6.00pm Opening plenary session of the meeting on ‘Collaborative governance in prostitution policy’ with keynotes by: Hendrik Wagenaar (University of Sheffield): ‘To what Extent Is Collaborative Governance in Prostitution Possible?’ Catherine Healy (New Zealand Prostitutes' Collective): ‘Engaging with Sex Workers: The Role of Government’ Followed by tea and coffee and a Q & A session. Held at Casa do Infante (House of the Prince) - Rua da Alfandega, 10 Tuesday 22nd September 2015 9.30pm Film Screening: ‘Das 9 às 5: Trabalho sexual é trabalho’ (‘Working 9 to 5: sex work is work') Followed by Q & A with director, Rita Alcaire Held at Espaço Maus Hábitos, Rua Passos Manuel, 178, 4th floor Wednesday 23rd September 2015 10.00am – 11.45am Plenary 2: Panel on prostitution policies in Portugal and Europe, with: Alexandra Oliveira (Prospol Member & University of Porto); Marisa Matias (European MEP of the Left Block); Érica Postiço (Portuguese Network of Sex Work & GAT); Isabel Soares (APDES/Porto G & Indoors); Ana Luísa (Sex worker & Activist)
Period20 Sep 201524 Sep 2015
Event typeConference
LocationPorto, Portugal