Fiji Time: 10:42 AM on Friday 15 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Climate change on his mind

Atasa Moceituba
Saturday, August 16, 2014

HE'S friendly, intelligent and the only transgender woman that modelled in this year's Fiji Fashion Week.

Reigning queen of the ocean and one of the 12 contestants who will be competing in this year's Adi Senikau pageant, Vilimone Tuinavolivoli said he was well prepared and ready to deliver what he wanted to advocate on, in this year's Vodafone Fiji Hibiscus Festival.

He said climate change was real and there was a lot that needed to be done in addressing the issue.

"Climate change is real, it does not only happen in Fiji but in the Pacific region."

"My mother is my role model.

Ever since my dad left us my mum was the one who raised us and stood by us all the time. She is very supportive."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62560.6066
JPY 55.611352.6113
GBP 0.36370.3557
EUR 0.41590.4039
NZD 0.70740.6744
AUD 0.64210.6171
USD 0.49240.4754

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 15th, December, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. 'Happy' with results
  2. WAF CEO services discontinued
  3. Powell wins gold
  4. Police on the hunt for escapee
  5. $285,680 FSC theft
  6. Kean confirms stabbing incident
  7. 10 years behind bars
  8. Living in fear
  9. Labour of love
  10. Jail time for rape

Top Stories this Week

  1. 'Daylight robbery' Wednesday (13 Dec)
  2. Shattered Tuesday (12 Dec)
  3. SODELPA releases candidates' names for 2018 elections Saturday (09 Dec)
  4. Qiliho calls to regulate cyber space Sunday (10 Dec)
  5. Cheika rates Fiji Wednesday (13 Dec)
  6. SOCIAL MEDIA Alleged racist comments inquiry Monday (11 Dec)
  7. Tabuya denial Tuesday (12 Dec)
  8. The lively Asena Friday (08 Dec)
  9. Kalouniwai: Fiji soldiers not affected Wednesday (13 Dec)
  10. Banuve's challenge Friday (08 Dec)