In many cases, laws and policies are actively stopping hiv prevention campaigns for sex workers. In 2012, the most recent data available, 60 of all countries reported such laws, policies and regulations. 77 sex work is viewed as morally corrupt or criminal in many places, and those involved are often neglected and marginalised by wider society. Sex trafficking and why hivaids is so common most sex workers have multiple partners and inconsistent condom use, which better enables the spread of hiv. In a report from 86 countries, less than of sex workers used a condom with their last client. Overall, hivaids heretofore has received minimal attention in the context of addressing sex trafficking, and few hivaids-focused services exist for trafficking victims. Similarly, while some hivaids plans address the role of the commercial sex industry in hiv transmission, what often are not addressed are the trafficking, forced prostitution. this finding strongly indicates the need to integrate sex-trafficking prevention efforts within hiv prevention services among female sex workers, the authors state. The world bank provides the following chart to illustrate prevalence rates in india and surrounding regions it highlights the significant regional variation, attributed. Exploring hiv prevention utilization among female sex workers and male-to-female transgenders. Understanding sociocultural and psychological factors affecting transgender people of color in san francisco. Sex workers are recognized by the world health organization, along with other major health and human rights organizations, as one of four key populations in the global fight against hivaids. They are not recognized as a key population in the united states, nor were they mentioned in the national hivaids strategy action plan, released on december 1, world aids day. Trafficking in women and girls is increasingly being linked to the spread of hivaids. This link has important consequences for individual and public health. Forced into commercial sex work, women who are trafficked are at high risk for contracting sexually transmitted diseases, which increase the risk for contracting hiv. Between high rates of hivaids and punitive new trafficking laws, indias sex workers are struggling to assert their humanity gauri dobe, a sex worker turned safe-sex. (1991) intervention research needs for aids prevention among commercial sex workers and their clients, in aids and womens reproductive health (chen lc et al.). It appeared that sex-trafficking was an important factor for acquiring hivaids in sex workers. An in-depth study is required to understand the different dimensions of sex-trafficking further and for designing a suitable intervention strategy.