2018 marks the 18th annual Miss Earth beauty pageant which will be held in November. Meanwhile, keep it here for updates as pageant night draws near - when MIss Earth, Karen Ibasco of the Philippines crowns her succesor.
The international beauty contest, which focuses on such issues as ecotourism and environmental awareness, crowned its last winner -- Jamie Herrell, Miss Phillippines -- during last year's ceremony held in the Philippines on November 29, 2014 with television coverage provided by ABS-CBN, STAR World, and The Filipino Channel
Delegates to the Miss Earth pageant number more than 50 contestants hailing from such places as the USA to the UK, and from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe!
3-week stay, Miss Earth delegates promote environmental advocacy
in nearby communities, and compete in the traditional pre-pageant
events such as long gown, swimsuit, talent, and national costume
the year, the current Miss Earth is kept busy attending to
her obligations as the Ambassador of Mother Earth in promoting
the care and protection of the environment.
On the Web,
learn more about the history of one of the world's largest beauty
pageants, the environmental causes it promotes along with personal
details and pictures of Miss Earth contestants from around the
More about Miss Earth around the Web:
Earth - Beauty & Responsibility - The official site with
a complete pageant history, profiles & pictures of the delegates,
news & updates, press releases, downloadable wallpaper, and related resources
Earth - Wikipedia entry with a brief history & overview,
countries participating, related resources and references.