Miss Venezuela Alyz Henrich on 7 December 2013 was crowned with the pageant of Miss Earth 2013 at the Versailles Palace, Philippines. She was crowned with the pageant of Miss World by Tereza Fajksova, the Miss Earth 2012 from Czech Republic. This was the 13th edition of the annual Miss Earth.
With this winning, Alyz Henrich has joined the roster of beauty queens and will be an ambassador for environmental preservation.
Other winners are:
• Miss Earth Fire: Miss Korea Catharina Choi
• Miss Earth Water: Miss Thailand Punika Kulsoontornrut
• Miss Earth Air: Miss Austria Katia Wagner
India's participant for the pageant was Sobhita Dhulipala, who failed to make it in the list of top 16. arlier, she won the Miss Photogenic and the Miss Eco Beauty Title contests.
For the crown of the Miss Earth, 88 beauties competed from across the earth. The show was presented by popular television show host, Oli Pettigrew and Singapore-based fashion model, Linda Black.
The contest began in 2001 to promote the preservation of the environment. Nicole Faria is the first Indian contestant to have won the title in 2010.
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