MANILA, Philippines - Watch the Miss Earth 2013 pageant LIVE on Rappler.com this Saturday, December 7, 2013. Bookmark this page and watch 88 contestants from around the world compete for the prestigious title.
Rappler will livestream the event straight from the coronation night, to be held at the Versailles Alabang in Las Piñas at 8 pm.
This year, breathtaking natural tourist destinations in the Philippines will be put on the spotlight, in the hopes of promoting the country's eco-tourism potentials.
According to Miss Earth Executive Vice President Lorraine Schuck, the project is Miss Earth Pageant's "way of giving back to our country."
After the country's back-to-back achievements in the Miss Universe, Miss World, and Miss Supranational pageants earlier this year, all eyes are on the Philippines' Miss Earth candidate Angelee de los Reyes.
Should she take home the title, de los Reyes will don an eco-friendly crown made of 100% recycled precious metals, 14 karat gold, and argentums sterling silver, designed by environmentalist and jewelry designer Ramona Haar.