The creative survivor

Dinesh Kumar epitomises the true meaning of creativity and perseverance. For the past 15 years, he has made a living by selling balloons in the city of Lautoka. While the sight of balloons on the...

5th August

Waisali in his heart

Growing up near the Waisali Rainforest Reserve in Cakaudrove, Vanua Levu, Lekima Muavere has always had a special relationship with nature. So it was no surprise to many who knew him that he took on the vocation of protecting and preserving the national park. “I started volunteering (at the reserve) in 2004,” the Savusavu native...

2nd August

Drawing strength from within

The pain of losing a loved one can feel overwhelming. For Losana Durunilovo, losing her husband to tragedy, has exposed her family to hardships. With three children to feed, clothe and send to school, each day has its shares of sorrow. But the Kavewa Islander from Macuata has learnt to take one day at a...