Miss Universe contestants made bold political statements with their national costumes. Here are the most impactful looks.

Karlina Lioness National Costume on Stage

Miss Czech Republic Karolína Kokešová. MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP via Getty Images Miss Czech Republic Karolína Kokešová wore a Lioness Warrior costume to promote women’s rights across the world. Kokešová said on Instagram that she wanted to promote women’s rights with her outfit. She wrote that the shield she carried had three symbolic elements. While the first face of the shield…

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Barbara Vitorelli of Brazil is Miss Global 2017

Miss Global 2017 Barbara Vitorelli of Brazil

Barbara Vitorelli of Brazil was crowned Miss Global 2017 on November 17, 2017, at the Koh Pich Performance Theater in Pnom Penh, Cambodia. She bested more than 50 women from all over the world and succeeded last year’s winner Angela Bonilla of Ecuador. Results: Miss Global 2017 – Miss Brazil 1st runner-up – Miss Bahamas…

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Ecuador beauty wins Miss Global as Pacquiao helps with magic trick

Miss Global Coronation

Ecuador’s Angela Bonilla was named Miss Global 2016 at the pageant’s coronation night at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on Saturday. The 24-year-old beauty from San Miguel de Urcuquí, Imbabura beat 39 other country representatives to become the fourth Miss Global, succeeding Australian Jessica Peart. The Philippines’ Camille Hirro was first runner-up.…

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Ecuador’s Angela Bonilla crowned Miss Global 2016

Miss Global Crowned Contestants

As correctly predicted by Missosology, Ecuador’s Angela Bonilla was crowned Miss Global 2016 at a glittering finale held Saturday, September 24 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City. The 24-year-old former Miss Earth Ecuador titleholder competed alongside 30 other candidates from all over the world. Host delegate Miss Philippines Camille Hirro finished first…

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Beauty Queens Planting Trees

Miss Global Beauty Contestants From 60 Countries to Launch Environmental Protection Campaign Phnom Penh (FN), November 5 – Miss Global 2016 and other Miss Global Contestants 2017 from 65 countries will pay a visit to O’Raing Ov District, Tbong Khmom Province to launch an environmental protection campaign with Cambodian citizens prior to the Miss Globe…

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