Publication - Consultation paper

Equally Safe - challenging men's demand for prostitution: consultation

Consultation seeking views on how best to challenge men’s demand for prostitution in Scotland, reducing the harms associated with prostitution and supporting women involved to exit.

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Equally Safe - challenging men's demand for prostitution: consultation
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1. European Parliament Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality (2014) 'Report on sexual exploitation and prostitution and its impact on gender equality' available at:
https://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+REPORT+A7-2014-0071+0+DOC+XML+V0//EN

2. United Nations (1979) 'Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, New York, 18 December 1979' available at:
https://www.ohchr.org/EN/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/CEDAW.aspx

3. Scottish Government (2018) 'Equally Safe: Scotland's strategy to eradicate violence against women' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/equally-safe-scotlands-strategy-prevent-eradicate-violence-against-women-girls/

4. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

5. Scottish Government (2018) 'Equally Safe: Scotland's strategy to eradicate violence against women' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/equally-safe-scotlands-strategy-prevent-eradicate-violence-against-women-girls/

6. Tampep (2009) 'Sex work in Europe - A mapping of the prostitution scene in 25 European Countries' available at:
https://tampep.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/TAMPEP-2009-European-Mapping-Report.pdf

7. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

8. United Nations (1993) 'Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 48/104 of 20 December 1993' available at:
https://www.ohchr.org/en/professionalinterest/pages/violenceagainstwomen.aspx

9. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

10. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

11. Scottish Government (2020) 'National Child Sexual Exploitation Group' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/groups/national-child-sexual-exploitation-group/

12. Scottish Government (2017) 'Human trafficking and exploitation strategy' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/trafficking-exploitation-strategy/

13. Scottish Government (2020) 'Trafficking and exploitation strategy: third annual progress report' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/trafficking-exploitation-strategy-third-annual-progress-report-strategy-review/

14. Scottish Government (2019) 'Protecting Scotland's Future: the Government's Programme for Scotland 2019-2020' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/protecting-scotlands-future-governments-programme-scotland-2019-20/

15. Scottish Parliament (2015) 'Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2015/12/contents

16. Scottish Parliament (2003) 'Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003' available at:
https://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2003/7/contents

17. UK Parliament (2003) 'Sexual Offences Act 2003' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2003/42/contents

18. Scottish Government (2018) 'Trafficking and Exploitation Strategy: third annual progress report' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/trafficking-exploitation-strategy-third-annual-progress-report-strategy-review/

19. Council of Europe, European Court of Human Rights (2020) 'European Convention on Human Rights' available at:
https://www.echr.coe.int/Documents/Convention_ENG.pdf

20. Scottish Government (2015) 'Serious Organised Crime Strategy' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/scotlands-serious-organised-crime-strategy/

21. Scottish Government (2017) 'Human trafficking and exploitation strategy' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/trafficking-exploitation-strategy/

22. UK Government (1982) 'Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1982/45/section/46

23. Scottish Parliament (2007) 'Prostitution (Public Places) (Scotland) Act 2007' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2007/11/section/1

24. Scottish Government (2020) 'Support for women involved in prostitution' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/news/support-for-women-involved-in-prostitution/

25. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

26. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

27. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

28. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

29. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

30. New Zealand Parliamentary Counsel Office (2003) 'Prostitution Reform Act 2003' available at:
http://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/public/2003/0028/latest/DLM197815.html

31. Government of Sweden (1997) 'Bill 1997/98:55 Kvinnofrid [Women's peace]'

32. Available at: https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000032396046&categorieLien=id

33. Northern Ireland Assembly (2015) 'Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support for Victims) Act (Northern Ireland) 2015' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/nia/2015/2/contents

34. European Commission (2005) 'Study on National Legislation on Prostitution and the Trafficking in Women and Children' available at:
https://ec.europa.eu/anti-trafficking/publications/study-national-legislation-prostitution-and-trafficking-women-and-children_en

35. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

36. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

37. Scottish Government (2019) 'Recorded crime in Scotland: 2018-2019' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/recorded-crime-scotland-2018-19/pages/1/

38. Women's Support Project (2008) 'Challenging Men's Demand for Prostitution in Scotland' available at:
http://www.womenssupportproject.co.uk/userfiles/file/uploads/Challenging_Men%C2%92s_Demand.pdf

39. Groom & Nandwani (2006 ) 'Characteristics of men who pay for sex: a UK sexual health clinic survey' available at:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17012511

40. Women's Support Project (2008) 'Challenging Men's Demand for Prostitution in Scotland' available at:
http://www.womenssupportproject.co.uk/userfiles/file/uploads/Challenging_Men%C2%92s_Demand.pdf

41. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

42. Equally Safe Delivery Plan (2017) available at :
https://www.gov.scot/binaries/content/documents/govscot/publications/strategy-plan/2017/11/equally-safe-delivery-plan-scotlands-strategy-prevent-violence-against-women/documents/00528064-pdf/00528064-pdf/govscot%3Adocument/00528064.pdf

43. More information on the Equally Safe in Colleges and Universities Working Group is available at:
https://www.gov.scot/groups/equally-safe-in-further-and-higher-education-working-group/

44. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

45. Scottish Government (2017) 'Exploring available knowledge and evidence on prostitution in Scotland via practitioner-based interviews' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/publications/exploring-available-knowledge-evidence-prostitution-scotland-via-practitioner-based-interviews/pages/20/

46. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

47. Scottish Government (2020) 'Domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 lockdown for the period 30/3/20 - 22/05/20' available at:
https://www.gov.scot/isbn/9781839608292

48. Scottish Parliament (2002) 'Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002' available at:
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2002/13/contents


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