This website has a mass of articles and papers about the harms of prostitution and why the Nordic Model is the best policy. Here is a list of pages that provide a good starting point, but do please browse around, and use the Search function (if you’re using a laptop, you need to type the text you’re looking for in the Search box and then press Return).

For information about exiting services in the UK, see Fact: Women often struggle to leave prostitution.

For a downloadable version of our flyer, see New ‘What is the Nordic Model?’ flyers.

For a complete list of all the pages on this website, see the Site Map.

Time for a change of perspective

‘If I had to have sex ten times a day with strangers for a living, at what point would I start to feel sick? From the beginning surely.’ So concludes the voice-over of a thought-provoking video clip by the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) as part of its campaign to put an end to prostitution in Europe, which it considers a form of violence against women.