Sacrifice pays off for Waqanivavalagi

Senivalati Waqanivavalagi after graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of the South Pacific. Picture: Jessica Savike

“KEEP believing in yourself and have a thick skin.” This is the notion that Senivalati Waqanivavalagi had during his course of study at tertiary level. Waqanivavalagi says he had to develop a thick skin in order to face discrimination for having a different gender expression. “As a transgender I faced discrimination at the bus stand […]

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