On 25 might, 2017, NSWP people Red Umbrella Athens (Greece) and Hellenic Association of men and women coping with HIV “Positive Voice” organised a seminar on policy problems sex that is regarding in Greece. It had been extremely effective. It had been the very first time this subject had been talked about by representatives through the government, governmental events, civil culture, intercourse employees additionally the medical community.
In line with the Greek sex work legislation adopted in 1999, intercourse tasks are appropriate but greatly managed. Only intercourse work that develops in state-licensed brothels is appropriate. Street-based sex work and intercourse work occurring in accommodations is unlawful. Municipalities are permitted to figure out the wide range 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 state-licensed brothel in almost any Greek city.
In line with the Criminal Code Law 2734/1999, sex workers aren't permitted to be hitched.