A young girl, believed to be around 15, chats to older men at the beach at Boca Chica. Sex in the Dominican Republic is different. And yet, the hundreds of sex workers she interviewed all viewed international relationships as the best opportunity for themselves and their families. They can live out their fantasy here. As such, many young Dominican girls get sick of them quickly and look for older men.
However, the threat of arrest still looms over sex workers, as their work remains unprotected by the law.
Sex in the Dominican Republic: From a Traveler’s Perspective
A hazardous association in the Dominican Republic". This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain. The Dominican Republic is a deeply Catholic country and yet COIN has been successful by any measure, despite the stigma associate with sex work advocacy. But there are many consequences. As a whole, the Dominican has shifted rapidly from the agrarian economy it was in the s, when sugar cane ranked as its leading export.