Rio Vella

Year: 
2002
Type: 
Individual

Rio has been working with young female prostitutes on issues of domestic and sexual violence since the mid 80’s. She has provided a vital support for these young women who are often homeless and reliant on their male pimps, driving a van through the streets where they are most vulnerable, offering information and support services through which these women can access legal aid, medical help, and social services.

Winner: 
No

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