Ghapro - Documentation

For education

secondary school


Secondary school students often want to visit Ghapro because they have questions about prostitution.  These students often ask to combine their visit with an interview of a sex worker.  Although we understand that these students would like to talk with a sex worker, we can’t accede to these requests.

It is very good that prostitution is discussed in the classroom, but we wonder whether a visit to the Antwerp Schipperskwartier will contribute much.  From experience we know that sex workers don’t like people to interview them or take photographs.  Their clients don’t like to appear in films, either.  Keep this in mind when you organize a walk in the Antwerp Schipperskwartier!

If you would still like to make a paper on prostitution, you can find useful information in books, films or documentaries.  Below are some book tips: