Commercial Sex Work also known as prostitution is one of the oldest trade in the world. It is the business or practice of engaging in sexual relations in exchange for payment or some other benefits. The people involved in commercial sex experience negative effect even though they still make living from it. Sex workers have been identified as the core group for transmission of HIV/AIDS and STD; thus, they face discrimination throughout the world. Due to the diseases that befall these people on daily basis, sex work has been considered a menace in the society and also violence against humanity. It is also a big embarrassment to the government and the families who their youths are involved in such acts, such families will lack their respect from people in the society no matter their position in the society.
Commercial Sex Workers Rehabilitation Programme is designed to re-orientate commercial sex workers (prostitutes) on the effect of the trade on their dignity and the society at large. This will be done through life skills training, counseling, skills development, entrepreneurship, empowerment, job placement and accommodation. .