Miss Earth Philippines 2018 winner named!
Miss Silvia Celeste Cortesi of Fil-Rome, Italy was crowned as the new Miss Earth Philippines 2018 during the pageant’s coronation night held at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, on Saturday night, May 19.
Cortesi bested the other 41 candidates who vied for the crown as new Miss Earth Philippines 2018. Standing 5 feet and 8 inches, this model from Italy described her childhood as a tough one, but she never lost her will to live a happy and peaceful life. She said that learning to move on gave her the will to survive.
The 20-year old beauty queen from the was crowned as the very first Miss Philippines Earth-Italy 2018 held in Rome, Italy.
Cortesi will represent the Philippines in the Miss Earth 2018 international pageant, and compete for a back-to-back crown for the country following Miss Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco’s successful finish last year.
The other crowned winners are the following:
- Miss Earth Philippines Air 2018: Zahra Bianca Saldua of Las Piñas City
- Miss Earth Philippines Water 2018: Berjayneth Chee of Balingasag, Misamis Oriental
- Miss Earth Philippines Fire 2018: Jean de Jesus of San Rafael, Bulacan
- Miss Earth Philippines Ecotourism 2018: Halimatu Yushawu of Titay, Zamboanga Sibugay