Isikeli Vulavou is the Founder and Executive Director of the RPF, Rainbow Pride Foundation (formerly known as MENFiji, Males Empowerment Network Fiji) which is based in Suva Fiji. He is also the Deputy Chair of the PSDN, Pacific Sexual Diversity Network and currently coordinates and facilitates the operations of the PSDN secretariat which is also based in Suva Fiji. His extensive experience in governance and public administration and management has helped him immensely in setting up these two organisations.
Isikeli is a passionate, committed and a strong advocate for LGBTQI Rights, Health, Wellbeing and Equality in Fiji and the Pacific. He is well versed with the development issues affecting the LGBTQI community in Fiji and the Pacific and represents the community group in various spaces at the national, regional and global levels.
He has more than ten years of combined programme management experience at the national and international levels with a particular emphasis on Results Based Management for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Advocacy, Communication for Development and Behaviour Change. His professional experiences covers diverse multisectoral areas, from education to environment, then to health, youth and now to protection.
Isikeli is an Education degree graduate of the University of the South Pacific and currently pursuing a Masters degree in Business Administration.