"A Report on Human Rights Violations by Police Against Sex Workers in South Africa" (PDF).
Then they pepper sprayed me in my mouth and beat me".
16 Decriminalisation edit Decriminalisation has been under active discussion since 2009.
The, immorality Act, 1927 prohibited extramarital sex between "Europeans" and "natives".
"Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977" (PDF).
Prostitution in South Africa is illegal for both buying and selling sex, as well as related activities such as brothel keeping and pimping.
"60 percent of sex workers are HIV positive".
"Prostitution 'still illegal' in SA".
Thai and Chinese nationals control the sex trafficking of Asian women."South African Law Reform andare a prostitute in sicurezza Commission Project 107, Discussion paper on sexual offences and adult prostitution" (PDF).Whilst there are no reliable figures available, it has been estimated that there are as many as 30,000 children involved.Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Durban have become popular destinations for this.23 2010 World Cup edit There were fears of increased prostitution in connection with the 2010 Football World Cup, some sources estimating that an extra 40,000 sex workers would enter South Africa for the competition.13 In 2002, an appeal by brothel keepers and prostitutes in the country's Constitutional Court, submitting that the laws on prostitution were in breach of the constitution, was dismissed.Juta's Statutes of South Africa.6 South Africa is listed as a Tier 2 Watch List country by the US Department of State 's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.Currently the South African Law Reform Commission has four proposals that were submitted for public discussion ranging from criminalisation to decriminalisation.Archived from the original (PDF) on Retrieved 9 December 2017.