Sunitha Krishnan

Dr. Sunitha Krishnan has saved more than 3,000 women and children from sexual slavery and trafficking in rescue operations at Indian brothels and on the streets. Herself a rape survivor, Dr. Krishnan dedicates her life to liberating victims from the same brutal reality she faced. Convinced that “every minute counts,” Dr. Krishnan is unstoppable in her mission and has even sold her possessions to support an NGO she co-founded, which provides education and job training to victims.