Sex industry workers around the world have been left in extremely vulnerable positions, with little entitlement to state support as a result of Covid restrictions.
Li Yishan is a massage karaoke bar hostess and single mother from Taiwan, “Marcos” is an escort in Argentina and “Lata” is a sex worker in India.
They tell the BBC how the pandemic has affected their lives and what they’ve had to do to survive.
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Filmed by: Yichi Chiu, Saptarshi Roy, Lucas Combina
Co-producer: Ana Fernandez Saiz
Director/Producer: Natalia Zuo
Executive producers: Claire Williams, Sola Tayo