Filipina transgender Mela Franco Habijan was crowned as the first-ever Miss Trans Global during a virtual coronation ceremony last Saturday, September 12,2020.
Here’s the official Facebook post of Miss Trans Global 2020 Mela Franco Habijan:
“Plilipinassss, We won! We Wonnnnnnn!!! We are the first-ever Miss Trans Globalllll
Lorddddd!!! Maraming, Maraming Salamat Pooooo!!!
Not your typical crowning moment, but I’m happy to be holding the hands of the best people in my life!”
In addition, Habijan also won three Miss Trans Global Award Titles which are “Eloquent Queen of The Year”, “Super Model of The Year”, and “Glam Beauty of The Year.”
What is Miss Trans Global
According to the official website of Miss Trans Global, it is stated that “Miss Trans Global is an international online pageant for trans & gender nonconforming people from all backgrounds to raise awareness on transgender and LGB issues around the world.”
“The winner of Miss Trans Global will be our spokesperson and work digitally to influence positive changes in our community internationally. They will work closely with activist organisations such as TransValid, TransBeauty Magazine and many more to raise money, educate and inspire transgender people globally,” the website added.
Other Winners of Miss Trans Global 2020
1st Runner Up, Miss Trans Global 2020
Rebeckah Loveday, Miss Trans Global Australia is Duchess Global
2nd runner Up, Miss Trans Global 2020
Veso Golden, Miss Trans Global Ghana is Marchioness Global
3rd Runner up, Miss Trans Global 2020
Semakaleng Sma Mothapo, Miss Trans Global South Africa is Countess Global
4th Runner up, Miss Trans Global 2020
Danielly Drugge, Miss Trans Global Sweden is Baroness Global