The Jogini are seen as the lowest of the low – a prostitute who receives no payment for the acts she’s compelled to engage in. Often dedicated at a young age, tradition dictates that a Jogini girl is not to be ‘used’ until she reaches puberty, then she can be anybody’s.
India is home to roughly half of the world’s known human trafficking victims. To help spread the word about the problem of sex trafficking in India, we have created these infographics for you to share with your friends. Just click below and share, tweet, or pin!
Our India Prevention program has been running for nine years, and as some of the kids in our prevention program are finishing their formal education, we’re seeing terrific results. Check out Rachna’s latest award. We’re so proud!