CATW welcomes the Canadian Government’s first steps towards implementing the “Nordic Model.”

CATW International June 6, 2014 USA

We applaud the language that recognizes prostitution as “an inherently dangerous activity that puts those who sell their own sexual services at risk of exploitation,” and the commitment to protect prostituted women while addressing demand for commercial sexual services. However, we are calling on the Canadian Government to ensure the full decriminalization of prostituted people.


To learn more about the Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act follow the links below:


The Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Summary


The Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Full Text