Female Indentured Servants in Nepal as of 2013

The President of the Nepal Youth Foundation estimates that as of June 2013, there are around 500 girls who are trapped as indentured servants in Nepal.

The organization reported that they have rescued 12.500 girls from what is called kamlari in the country.

Source:  Rob Verger, “Protecting Nepal’s Vulnerable Girls,” Daily Beast, June 12, 2013.