|Grant Number||BG_X 2009_48|
|Organization||European Initiatives Foundation|
|Project Name||The Pros and Cons of Legalizing Prostitution|
|Amount Awarded||USD 46,860.00|
|Grant Period||April 01, 2010 - April 01, 2011|
The project aims at raising serious public discussion and find solution for legal regulation of prostitution. Thus, the goal is to help develop and advocate for establishing a legislative framework for regulating prostitution activities. The specific objectives that will help achieve the goal are: • Reduce the risk of trafficking of women and children for sexual exploitation. • Empower persons practicing prostitution and thus partly prevent victimization. • Establish conditions for various public policies targeting prostitutes. • Raise public sensitivity with respect to the massive socio-economic phenomenon of prostitution.