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Miss Earth 2017, the 17th Miss Earth pageant with the theme "Heroines Fighting Climate Change", was held on November 4, 2017 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines. Katherine Espín of Ecuador crowned Karen Ibasco of the Philippines as her successor. This is the fourth time Philippines won Miss Earth.

Miss Earth 2017
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Karen Ibasco, Miss Earth 2017 from Philippines
DateNovember 4, 2017
PresentersJames Deakin
Entertainment
VenueMall of Asia Arena, Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines
Broadcaster
Entrants85[1]
Placements16
Debuts
Withdrawals
Returns
WinnerKaren Ibasco
 Philippines
PhotogenicLê Thị Hà Thu
 Vietnam
← 2016
2018 →

ResultsEdit

PlacementsEdit

Result Delegate
Miss Earth 2017
Miss Earth – Air 2017
Miss Earth – Fire 2017
Miss Earth – Water 2017
Top 8
Top 16

NOTE (*): For this year's pageant, there were no "runners-up". Instead, the non-winning Elemental Queens were of equal ranking, with each being eligible to replace the winner in the event that would be necessary.[2]

Order of announcementsEdit

Winning AnswerEdit

JudgesEdit

The judges for the pageant coronation night and live telecast include:

Preliminary RoundsEdit

Figure and FormEdit

Result Delegate
Top 16

Beauty of Face and PoiseEdit

Result Delegate
Top 16

Intelligence and Environmental AwarenessEdit

Result Delegate
Top 16

Pre-Pageant ActivitiesEdit

Medal TallyEdit

To sort this table by delegate, total medal count, or any other column, click on the   icon next to the column title.

Ranking Delegate Gold   Silver   Bronze   Total
1   Philippines 3 2 0 5
2   Vietnam 3 0 2 5
3   Russia 3 0 1 4
4   Puerto Rico 3 0 0 3
5   Venezuela 2 2 1 5
6   Peru 1 1 3 5
8-7   Cyprus 1 1 0 2
  Guatemala 1 1 0 2
9   Japan 1 0 1 2
10-16   Australia 1 0 0 1
  Bolivia 1 0 0 1
  Crimea 1 0 0 1
  Ghana 1 0 0 1
  Korea 1 0 0 1
  Portugal 1 0 0 1
  Tonga 1 0 0 1
17   Thailand 0 3 0 3
18    Switzerland 0 2 0 2
19-20   Netherlands 0 1 1 2
  United States 0 1 1 2
21-33   Angola 0 1 0 1
  Canada 0 1 0 1
  Colombia 0 1 0 1
  Cook Islands 0 1 0 1
  Costa Rica 0 1 0 1
  Italy 0 1 0 1
  Lebanon 0 1 0 1
  Mexico 0 1 0 1
  Mongolia 0 1 0 1
  Poland 0 1 0 1
  Sierra Leone 0 1 0 1
  Spain 0 1 0 1
34   Wales 0 0 3 3
35   Cameroon 0 0 2 2
36-49   Chinese Taipei 0 0 1 1
  Dominican Republic 0 0 1 1
  Ecuador 0 0 1 1
  Honduras 0 0 1 1
  India 0 0 1 1
  Nigeria 0 0 1 1
  Panama 0 0 1 1
  Paraguay 0 0 1 1
  Slovenia 0 0 1 1
  Sweden 0 0 1 1
  Ukraine 0 0 1 1
  Zambia 0 0 1 1

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Press Presentation (Darling of the Press) Karen Ibasco
  Philippines
Paweensuda Drouin
  Thailand
Abigail Chama
  Zambia
Miss Photogenic (On-line Voting) Lê Thị Hà Thu
  Vietnam
Juliana Franco
  Colombia
Ninoska Vásquez
  Venezuela
Best in Eco-Beauty Video Presentation Karla Aponte
  Puerto Rico
Tugs-Amgalan
  Mongolia
Angèle Kossinda
  Cameroon
Swimsuit Competition
Group 1 Nina Robertson
  Australia
Ninoska Vásquez
  Venezuela
Lessie Giler
  Ecuador
Group 2 Karen Ibasco
  Philippines
Karen Rojas
  Peru
Lada Akimova
  Russia
Group 3 Karla Aponte
  Puerto Rico
Sarah Peyrel
   Switzerland
Andreia Gibau
  USA
Talent Competition
Group 1 Elena Trifonova
  Crimea
MaJo Castañeda
  Guatemala
Sophie Bettridge
  Wales
Group 2 Lada Akimova
  Russia
Elsa Antoun
  Lebanon
Amelie Zhao
  Chinese Taipei
Group 3 Artemis Charalambous
  Cyprus
Mona Taio
  Cook Islands
Lê Thị Hà Thu
  Vietnam
Resorts Wear Competition
Group 1 Ninoska Vásquez
  Venezuela
Faith Landman
  Netherlands
Dominika Szymańska
  Poland
Valeria Cardona
  Honduras
Sophie Bettridge
  Wales
Group 2 Lada Akimova
  Russia
Karen Ibasco
  Philippines
Karen Rojas
  Peru
Group 3 Lê Thị Hà Thu
  Vietnam
Andreia Gibau
  USA
Diana Mironenko
  Ukraine
Long Gown Competition
Group 1 Ninoska Vásquez
  Venezuela
Paweensuda Drouin
  Thailand
Faith Landman
  Netherlands
Erika Parker
  Panama
Group 2 Karen Rojas
  Peru
Fernanda Rodríguez
  Costa Rica
Karen Ibasco
  Philippines
Eucharia Akani
  Nigeria
Group 3 Karla Aponte
  Puerto Rico
Karen Bustos
  Mexico
Lê Thị Hà Thu
  Vietnam
Miss Friendship
Group 1 Hannah Lee
  Korea
Ismatu Daramy
  Sierra Leone
Camilla Fogestedt
  Sweden
Group 2 Yasuyo Saito
  Japan
Ainara De Santamaría
  Spain
Karen Rojas
  Peru
Group 3 Diamond Langi
  Tonga
Sarah Peyrel
   Switzerland
Shaan Suhas Kumar
  India
National Costume Competition
South America Giancarla Fernández
  Bolivia
Ninoska Vásquez
  Venezuela
Valeria Ivasiuten
  Paraguay
Asia Pacific Karen Ibasco
  Philippines
Paweensuda Drouin
  Thailand
Yasuyo Saito
  Japan
North America MaJo Castañeda
  Guatemala
Jacqueline Marsh
  Canada
Íngrid Franco
  Dominican Republic
Africa Maud Fadi
  Ghana
Ermelinda De Matos
  Angola
Angèle Kossinda
  Cameroon
Western Europe Glória Silva
  Portugal
Fabiana Barra
  Italy
Sophie Bettridge
  Wales
Eastern Europe Lada Akimova
  Russia
Artemis Charalambous
  Cyprus
Sara Gavranič
  Slovenia

Special AwardsEdit

Award Delegate
Miss Earth Eco-Warrior (  medal event)
Miss IPPCA
Miss JACMI
Miss Laus Group
Miss Pontefino Hotel
Miss Pontefino Estates
Miss Rotary Club of Makati
Miss Charmulets
Miss Versailles
Miss Gotesco

Miss Earth Hannah'sEdit

A special mini-pageant was held on October 14 at Hannah's Beach Resort and Convention Center, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte. Ten selected candidates competed in swimsuit competition, long gown competition and question and answer portion. Here are the results:

Miss Earth Hannah's 2017
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
  •   Ecuador – Lessie Giler Sanchez
Best in Swimsuit
Best in Long Gown
Other Delegates

DelegatesEdit

Listed below are the 85 delegates that have competed for the title:[3]

Country/Territory Candidate Age Height[notes 1] Hometown Group
  Angola Ermelinda De Matos[5] 23 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Luanda 2
  Argentina Fiorela Hengemühler 19 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) L.N. Alem 3
  Australia Nina Robertson 20 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Melbourne 1
  Austria Bianca Kronsteiner 19 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) Linz 1
  Bahamas Brittania Alexa Mitchell 22 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Abaco 3
  Belarus Polli Cannabis 22 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) Minsk 2
  Belgium Lauralyn Vermeersch[replacements 1] 26 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Smetlede 2
  Belize Iris Salguero[7] 21 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) San Pedro 2
  Bolivia Giancarla Fernández 18 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Santa Cruz 3
  Bosnia and Herzegovina Jelena Karagić 23 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Banjaluka 3
  Brazil Yasmin Engelke[replacements 2] 21 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Belém 3
  Cambodia Em Kunthong 18 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Sihanoukville 3
  Cameroon Angèle Kossinda 24 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) Douala 2
  Canada Jacqueline Marsh 22 181 cm (5 ft 11 in) Thunder Bay 2
  Chile Sofía Manzur 20 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) La Calera 2
  China Mei Zhan 25 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Yunnan 3
  Chinese Taipei Amelie Zhao 26 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Taipei 2
  Colombia Juliana Franco 24 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) Villavicencio 2
  Cook Islands Mona Taio 22 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Arorangi 3
  Costa Rica Fernanda Rodríguez 19 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Quesada 2
  Crimea Elena Trifonova 18 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Sevastopol 1
  Croatia Bonita Kristić 25 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) Zagreb 3
  Cyprus Artemis Charalambous 21 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) Limassol 3
  Czech Republic Iva Uchytilová 19 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Chrudim 1
  Denmark Sabrina Jovanović 24 174 cm (5 ft 9 in) Copenhagen 1
  Dominican Republic Íngrid Franco 21 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) Santo Domingo 2
  Ecuador Lessie Giler 18 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Portoviejo 1
  England Charlotte Brooke 25 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) Wokingham 2
  Ethiopia Mekdalawit Mequanent 19 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Addis Ababa 1
  France Mélissa Strugen 24 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Arcachon 2
  Ghana Maud Fadi[replacements 3] 25 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Accra 3
  Guadeloupe Morganne Nestar 20 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Les Abymes 3
  Guatemala María José Castañeda 18 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) Guatemala City 1
  Honduras Valeria Cardona 19 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Tegucigalpa 1
  Hungary Viktória Viczián 20 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Budapest 2
  India Shaan Suhas Kumar 26 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Bhopal 3
  Indonesia Michelle Alriani 20 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) Bandung 1
  Israel Elian Qupty 24 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Nazareth 1
  Italy Fabiana Enrica Barra 20 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) Cornedo Vicentino 3
  Japan Yasuyo Saito 21 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Fukuoka 2
  Korea Hannah Lee 20 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Geoje 1
  Kyrgyzstan Begimai Nazarova 20 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) Bishkek 2
  Lebanon Elsa Antoun 25 169 cm (5 ft 7 in) Beirut 2
  Malaysia Cherish Ng 23 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Tanjung Tokong 3
  Malta Christie Refalo 26 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Luqa 3
  Mauritius Yanishta Gopaul 19 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Rose Hill 2
  Mexico Karen Bustos 19 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) San Luis Potosi 3
  Moldova Veronica Buzovoi 21 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Chişinau 1
  Mongolia Tugs-Amgalan Batjargal 26 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Ulaanbaatar 1
  Myanmar Tin Sandar Myo 26 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Yangon 2
  Nepal Rojina Shrestha 24 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Kathmandu 2
  Netherlands Faith Landman 20 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Gouda 1
  New Zealand Abbigail Sturgin 20 167 cm (5 ft 6 in) Auckland 1
  Nigeria Eucharia Akani 19 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) Lagos 2
  Northern Ireland Maire Lynch 19 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) Derry 3
  Pakistan Ramina Ashfaque 24 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Karachi 2
  Panama Erika Parker 23 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Colón 1
  Paraguay Valeria Ivasiuten 22 174 cm (5 ft 9 in) Itapua 1
  Peru Karen Rojas 24 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Moyobamba 2
  Philippines Karen Ibasco 26 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Manila 2
  Poland Dominika Szymańska 22 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Warsaw 1
  Portugal Glória Silva 20 167 cm (5 ft 6 in) Póvoa de Varzim 3
  Puerto Rico Karla Victoria Aponte 19 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) San Juan 3
  Réunion Island Emma Lauret 19 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Saint-Leu 3
  Russia Lada Akimova 18 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Yekaterinburg 2
  Rwanda Uwase Hirwa Honorine 24 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Kigali 3
  Samoa Olivia Howman 24 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Apia 2
  Serbia Marija Nikić 18 174 cm (5 ft 9 in) Zrenjanin 3
  Sierra Leone Ismatu Daramy[replacements 4] 26 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) Freetown 1
  Singapore Elizabeth Camilia Lee 26 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) Singapore 1
  Slovenia Sara Gavranič 21 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) Postojna 2
  Spain Ainara de Santamaría[replacements 5] 21 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) Argoños 2
  Sri Lanka Shyama Dahanayaka 23 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) Kurunagala 3
  Sweden Camilla Fogestedt 25 179 cm (5 ft 10 in) Kungsbacka 1
  Switzerland Sarah Laura Peyrel 21 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Bern 3
  Thailand Paweensuda Drouin 23 181 cm (5 ft 11 in) Bangkok 1
  Tonga Diamond Langi 25 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Nukuʻalofa 3
  Uganda Josephine Mutesi 24 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) Iganga 1
  Ukraine Diana Mironenko 23 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) Odessa 3
  USA Andreia Gibau 22 179 cm (5 ft 10 in) Brockton 3
  US Virgin Islands Kaylee Carlberg 26 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) Lincoln 1
  Venezuela Ninoska Vásquez[9] 25 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Barquisimeto 1
  Vietnam Lê Thị Hà Thu 25 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) Thua Thien-Hue 3
  Wales Sophie Bettridge 22 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) Tredegar 1
  Zambia Abigail Chama 26 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) Lusaka 3

NotesEdit

  1. ^ As listed in the candidates' respective profile in the Miss Earth website.[4]

ReturnsEdit

WithdrawalsEdit

ReplacementsEdit

  1. ^ BELGIUM — Kimberly Driege has been replaced by Lauralyn Vermeersch. Kimberly has to recover from the tragic disaster caused by the earthquake in Mexico where she lives.[6]
  2. ^ BRAZIL — Bruna Vizintin, the original winner of Miss Brazil Earth 2017 pageant, was dethroned by the new organization because she was unable to agree with some duties on her contract. Yasmin Engelke, the 4th runner-up was announced as Brasil's representative this year.
  3. ^ GHANA — Paula Ethel Masopeh was replaced by Maud Fadi due to health problems.
  4. ^ SIERRA LEONE — Ismatu Daramy replaced Claudia Josephine Suma, a finalist at the recently concluded Miss Earth Sierra Leone 2017 who supposedly replaced Esther Williams following Esther's indication of her inability to participate and represent Sierra Leone at the upcoming Miss Earth 2017 pageant.
  5. ^ SPAIN – Noemí Sartal has been dethroned and was replaced by Ainara de Santamaría Villamor, the 2nd runner-up from the national pageant.[8]

Did not competeEdit

  •   ArubaTania Nunes
  •   British Virgin Islands — Dayna Layne
  •   Germany — Victoria Selivanov — competed in Miss International 2017 but unplaced.
  •   Greenland — Anja Chemnitz
  •   GuamEmma Sheedy — did not meet the minimum age requirement but will compete in Miss Earth 2018 instead.
  •   Haiti — Anaika Gaspard — attended the preliminary activities but withdrew before the pageant night.
  •   Kosovo — Andina Pura — competed in The Miss Globe 2017 and awarded Miss Photogenic.
  •   Liberia — Wokie Dolo — competed in Miss World 2017 and placed Top 40.
  •   Scotland — Christina Chalk — was not able to compete due to schedule conflicts.
  •   South Africa — Irini Moutzouris — attended the preliminary activities but didn't attended the finals for not meeting the minimum height requirement.
  •   Tanzania — Lilian Loth

BroadcastersEdit

Broadcasters Coverage
ABS-CBN Delayed telecast (November 5, 2017) in the Philippines.
Facebook Live Livestream on the Facebook page of Miss Earth.
FOX Life Live broadcast in Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Globovisión Broadcast in Venezuela and through DirecTV cable channels in Argentina, Aruba, Barbados, Chile, Colombia, Curaçao, Ecuador, Peru, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, and Uruguay.
MVS Comunicaciones Broadcast in Central and South America, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, and the United States.
Rappler Online livestream on its official website and YouTube channel.
SCCN Channel 17 Broadcast in Suriname.
ZAP TV Broadcast in Angola and Mozambique.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Adina, Armin P. "Miss Earth 2017 hopes to boost image of Philippines abroad". Retrieved 2017-10-30.
  2. ^ Miss Earth 2017: Announcement of Winners. rappler.com (video). approximately 0:25 from start of video clip. 5 November 2017. Retrieved 13 December 2017.
  3. ^ Villano, Alexa (31 October 2017). "IN PHOTOS: Meet the candidates of Miss Earth 2017". Rappler.com. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Miss Earth 2017 Heroines". Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  5. ^ Ribeiro, José,. "Ermelinda Matos consternada com as mortes". Jornal de Angola. Retrieved 2017-10-30.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  6. ^ "Official Statement". Miss Earth Belgium (Facebook). Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  7. ^ "Iris Salguero represents Belize in Miss Earth Pageant". The San Pedro Sun. 2017-10-14. Retrieved 2017-10-30.
  8. ^ "Ainara de Santamaría Villamor is new Miss Earth Spain 2017". Retrieved 8 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Ninoska Vásquez es Miss Tierra Venezuela 2017" (in Spanish). El Universal. Retrieved 2017-08-20.

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