Dec17Kenya: Are sex workers vectors of disease?

On 17th December, 2010, Dec17Kenya organisers addressed a press conference at the Sarakasi Dome to talk about the importance of marking the International day To End Violence Against Sex Workers.

In this video, Zawadi Nyong’o dispels the myth that all sex workers are vectors of disease

Dec17Kenya 2010: public forum at sarakasi dome – photos

photos by Mentalacrobatics and Harvesttone

The programme at Sarakasi Dome began with a press conference addressed by the organisers of Dec17Kenya.

Dorothy Ogutu (KESWA), Peninah Mwangi (BHESP),  Zawadi Nyong'o and Manduli

Dorothy Ogutu (KESWA), Peninah Mwangi (BHESP), Zawadi Nyong'o and Manduli

The place was filled to capacity.

crowds at Dec17kenya

Speakers, who included Zawadi Nyong’o and Esther Passaris, talked about basic human rights, workers rights and challenges and way forward for sex workers.

Peninah Mwangi (BHESP)

Zawadi Nyongo

A participant shelters herself and her children from the hot sun as they eat lunch

The MC was hilarious. She kept us on our toes.