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Jogini Rehabilitation
  • Category: Anti-trafficking, Child protection, Education, Health
  • Grant: $25,001 to 75,000
  • Target Group: Marginalised people
  • Gender: Any
  • Age: Any
  • Country: India

Jogini Rehabilitation

The Jogini tradition has been part of southern Indian life for many centuries.  It is recognised as a form of modern day slavery whereby girls as young as 4 years-old are dedicated in marriage to a local deity and must then prostitute themselves to men as an act of worship.