Revealing a transgender transformation
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Revealing a transgender transformation in Jamaica

Jamaica is considered to be one of the most homophobic and transphobic countries in the world.

But despite the risks Steffan Zachiyah wanted to return from the UK to Jamaica to tell his family why he is in the process of transitioning from female to male.

This is the moment he met his eldest brother Gilla.

Viewers in the UK can watch the full Radio 1 Newsbeat documentary Transgender Back to Jamaica in full on the iPlayer.

  • 01 Feb 2016
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