Everyone Deserves Safety

Because of a complex history of gender discrimination, racism, and colonization, many women, newcomers, non-binary and Two Spirit people find themselves in the sex trade.


Research Projects

IWG2S Coming Home : Prepared for the City of Saskatoon as a response to the MMIWG2SLBTQQIA Calls for Justice.

MMIWG Human Trafficking in the Prairie Provinces: Research Launch

Human Trafficking in the Prairie Provinces: A system response to Human Trafficking of young girls and women in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Alberta. Funded by Prarieaction Foundation

About the Sex Industry and Prostitution


Responding to Human Trafficking: Dispossession, Colonial Violence, and Resistance among Indigenous and Racialized Women

Julie Kaye

paid for: My journey through prostitution

Rachel Moran

Wolf Woman: A Search for Identity

Beatrice Wolfe

The Johns: Sex For Sale and the Men who Buy It

Victor Malarek

The Nastashas: The Horrific Inside Story of Slavery, Rape, and Murder in the Global Sex Trade

Victor Malarek

Scars and Stilettos: The Transformation of an Exotic Dancer

Harmony Dust

Girls Like us: Fighting for a world where girls are not for sale

Rachel Lloyd

Fallen: Out of the Sex Industry and into the arms of the Savior

Annie Lobert

Trafficked: My Story of Surviving, Escaping, and Transcending Abduction into Prostitution

Sophie Hayes

The Locust Effect: Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence

Gary A. Haugen and Victor Boutros


Nefarious: Merchant of souls

Benjamin Nolot – Exodus Cry


John-Keith Wasson and Jane Wells – Three Generations

A chance to speak

Vernon Boldick – DT Productions

i am jane doe

Mary Mazzio – 50 Eggs Film


Jared and Michelle Brock – Hope Films


Benjamin Nolot – Magic Lantern Pictures


a compelling documentary that puts a human face on a national tragedy – the epidemic of missing or murdered Indigenous women in Canada.

Reports, Articles, and Other Resources

Organizations and Initiatives

Encouragement and Personal Development


Braving the wilderness: the quest for true belonging and the courage to stand alone

Brené Brown

The gifts of imperfection: let go of who you think you’re supposed to be and embrace who you are

Brené Brown

Unashamed: Drop the Baggage, Pick up Your Freedom, Fulfill Your Destiny

Christine Caine

Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No, to Take Control of Your Life

Henry Cloud and John Townsend