But this is the reality, and it is also a reality that there are more "upmarket" sex industry workers calling themselves companions and escorts.
What does SIW stand for?
SIW stands for Sex Industry Worker (adult services)
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We have 45 other meanings of SIW in our Acronym Attic
- South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital (Ireland)
- Sicher, Instandsetzen, Verbinden Und Verstaerken Von Betonbauteilen (Safe, Repairing, Connecting and Strengthening Concrete Components)
- Surface Integration of Velocity Vectors
- Systems Integration and Visualization of Yellowstone (California State University Monterey Bay)
- Support and Information for Victims of Youth Crime (UK)
- Stichting Informatie Voorziening Zorg (Dutch: Information Supply Care Foundation)
- School of Infantry Weapons (Singapore Armed Forces)
- Self-Inflicted Wounds
- Senior Information Warfare Applications Course
- Service Interworking (ATM, frame relay, etc.)
- Share Ideas Willingly
- Shipping Intelligence Weekly (publication; Clarkson)
- Silent in Waiting (gaming group)
- Simulation Interoperability Workshop
- Simulation Works, Inc. (Saint Paul, MN)
- Sinnlos Im Weltraum (German Star Trek spoof)
- Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament, Cleveland (religious order)
- Socialist International Women (various locations)
- Software Inspections Workshop (STSC)
- Stoßfänger in Wagenfarbe (German auto company)
Samples in periodicals archive:
It was argued that because sex workers face such high levels of stigma and discrimination, it is very difficult to build a politicized movement in which all sex industry workers are motivated to participate.
A spokesman for Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs confirmed that the Government has been putting the squeeze on the region's sex industry workers.
The remembrance ceremony and candle-lit vigil at St Peter's Church aims to highlight the dangers sex industry workers face on a daily basis and remember those who have been killed.
Many such sex industry workers are the 'graduates' of the very social services system that now decries them.
Fiona Fitzhenry-Whiteside, once married to the church but now seeking a time of trial separation, has decided to forgo even the continuing education courses with which she usually garnishes her summer hiatus, in spite of the lure of such offerings as Foreshadowings of Feminism in the Prophet Nahum, and Out With the Organ (Pipe) and In With the Band (Brass): Reaching Out to the Sex Industry Worker and Breaking Down Walls of Division -- Studies in the Book of Joshua.
Then we were told Haitian immigrants, sex industry workers (prostitutes), and the African green monkey were the cause for the spread of the disease.
A drop-in centre for sex industry workers in Glasgow recently launched special clinics for women who sell their bodies in saunas.