The Miss Earth pageant believes that beauty queens are good and effective advocates of worthy causes. Organized and produced by Carousel Productions Inc. under the helm of Miss Lorraine Schuck, the first Miss Philippines-Earth was held in 2001. Miss Earth candidates actively promote and get involved in the preservation of the environment and the protection of Mother Earth.
Welcome to Rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change. Rappler comes from the root words "rap" (to discuss) + "ripple" (to make waves).