Facts and Figures


people are trafficked each year in India


of trafficking victims worldwide are from India


of all reported trafficking crimes in India are from West Bengal


Prevention of Trafficking Model

Hummingbird Foundation and seven 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 in preventing human trafficking in West Bengal, India. Hummingbird’s aim is to reduce human trafficking by targeting the systemic attitudes and processes that create or exacerbate vulnerability.