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Sexual Humanitarianism: understanding agency and exploitation in the global sex industry

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Project "SEXHUM" data sheet

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Coordinator
KINGSTON UNIVERSITY HIGHER EDUCATION CORPORATION 

Organization address
address: RIVER HOUSE HIGH STREET 53-57
city: KINGSTON UPON THAMES
postcode: KT1 1LQ
website: http://www.kingston.ac.uk/

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 Coordinator Country United Kingdom [UK]
 Project website https://sexualhumanitarianism.wordpress.com/
 Total cost 1˙600˙000 €
 EC max contribution 1˙600˙000 € (100%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.1.1. (EXCELLENT SCIENCE - European Research Council (ERC))
 Code Call ERC-2015-CoG
 Funding Scheme ERC-COG
 Starting year 2016
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2016-10-01   to  2020-09-30

 Partnership

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# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    KINGSTON UNIVERSITY HIGHER EDUCATION CORPORATION UK (KINGSTON UPON THAMES) coordinator 1˙341˙765.00
2    UNIVERSITE D'AIX MARSEILLE FR (Marseille) participant 258˙235.00

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 Project objective

The humanitarian fight against trafficking in the sex industry legitimizes the enforcement of increasingly restrictive migration laws and controls, which often exacerbate sex workers’ vulnerability to being trafficked. SEXHUM adopts an art-science interdisciplinary approach bringing together visual anthropology, sociology, gender and queer studies and human geography to study the relationship between migration, sex work, exploitation and trafficking. It contextualizes this relationship within the global onset of sexual humanitarianism, a concept coined by the PI. It refers to the ways migrants are increasingly represented, understood and targeted by the media, policymakers and social interventions as vulnerable to exploitation and abuse in relation to their sexual orientation or behaviour. SEXHUM adopts a migration studies perspective and a participative approach to focus on migrant sex workers addressed by sexual humanitarianism as victims of trafficking. It reappraises the concepts of exploitation, slavery and trafficking through the lens of how they are understood and experienced by migrants.

The project analyses the global emergence of humanitarian migration governance by examining the impact of sexual humanitarianism across six strategic urban settings in Europe (France – Marseille and Paris), the US (New York and Los Angeles), Australia (Sydney) and New Zealand (Auckland) that are characterized by different policies on migration, sex work (criminalisation, regulation, de-criminalisation) and trafficking. The innovative method developed by the PI combines ethnographic observations, semi-structured interviewing and participative filmmaking to address the narrated as well as the affective, relational and performative dimensions of migrants’ experiences of agency and exploitation. The research will generate needed user-based data on the impact of anti-trafficking initiatives that will be highly relevant to policymaking.

 Publications

year authors and title journal last update
List of publications.
2018 Nicola Mai, Calogero Giametta
The impact of the \'Swedish model\' in France: chronicle of a disaster foretold
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Open Democracy 2019-05-15
2018 Dr Calogero Giametta
What do sex workers think about the French prostitution act?
published pages: 100, ISSN: , DOI:
Medecins du Monde/Doctors of the World report, available online. 2019-05-15

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