Facts and Figures

16.6million

people are trafficked each year in India

40%

of trafficking victims worldwide are from India

44%

of all reported trafficking crimes in India are from West Bengal

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Prevention of Trafficking Model

Hummingbird Foundation and six field-based Partners in West Bengal are co-creating an evidence-based, sustainable and community-driven Prevention of Trafficking Model.

Who We Are

The Hummingbird Foundation was established in 2014 by the Mathias family to support innovative community action to prevent human trafficking in West Bengal, India. The Foundation’s aim is to enable communities to promote systemic and sustainable changes in the attitudes and processes that create vulnerability to trafficking.

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