Miss Earth

Annual environmental-themed beauty contest

Miss Earth is an annual international beauty pageant promoting environmental awareness.[1][2]

The reigning titleholders dedicate their year to school tours, tree planting activities, street campaigns, coastal clean ups, speaking engagements, shopping mall tours, media guesting, environmental fair, storytelling programs, eco-fashion shows, and other activities.[3][4][5]

Miss Earth contestants 2008


Year Miss Earth Country Venue
2001 Catharina Svensson Denmark Quezon City, Philippines
2002 Džejla Glavović (Dethroned) Bosnia and Herzegovina Pasay City, Philippines
Winfred Adah Omwakwe Kenya
2003 Dania Prince Méndez Honduras Quezon City, Philippines
2004 Priscilla Meirelles de Almeida Brazil Quezon City, Philippines
2005 Alexandra Braun Waldeck Venezuela Quezon City, Philippines
2006 Hil Hernández Chile Manila, Philippines
2007 Jessica Trisko Canada Quezon City, Philippines
2008 Karla Henry Philippines Pampanga, Philippines
2009 Larissa Ramos Brazil Boracay, Philippines


  1. New York Times, World News (2003-10-30). "Afghanistan: Anti-Pageant Judges". The New York Times Company. Retrieved 2009-01-03.
  2. News, Reuters (2004-10-25). "Miss Earth 2004 beauty pageant". China Daily. Retrieved 2007-10-23.
  3. News Online, Reuters (2004-10-08). "Contestants of Miss Earth 2004 beauty pageant". The Tribune India. Retrieved 2007-12-15.
  4. Nkurunziza, Sam (30 March 2008). "The most beautiful girl in the world". The Sunday Times (Rwanda). Retrieved 3 September 2012.
  5. Schuck, Lorraine (20 September 2012). "Miss Earth winners work hand-in-hand" (PDF). Miss Earth Website. Retrieved 24 September 2012.

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