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Pics/Video: Seven beauties representing the Caribbean in Miss Earth 2012

PICS/VIDEO: SEVEN BEAUTIES REPRESENTING THE CARIBBEAN IN MISS EARTH 2012. The annual Miss Earth 2012 competition takes place at Versailles Place in the Phillipines, November 24th, 2012.

Eighty-one (81) young ladies with a purpose will be competing for the coveted Miss Earth 2012 title, and get the chance to make a positive worldwide change. They will be given various challenges geared at protecting the Earth and encouraging awareness.

This years pageant focuses on the United Nation’s ‘International Year of Sustainable Energy For All’ theme, which aims to ensure the entire world has access to modern energy services.

Leading up to the competition, the ladies have been embarking on various school and environmental tours and competing in exciting challenges such as, ‘Big Sister for a Day’, ‘Green Bag Challenge’, ‘Darling of the Press’, ‘Most Fun Beauty’, ‘Most Charming’, ‘Liter of light’, ‘Best Artist’, as well as a Swimsuit, Resorts Wear and Talent Competition and more…

Last year Olga Alava, Miss Ecuador copped the Miss Earth 2011 title…Based on the Challenge scores so far, Miss Turkey, Belgium and Germany seem to be dominating …. Can a Caribbean sister be in the overall running this year;) We like that Miss Bahamas was selected to rep the competiion on Television *grins* (See video below):

Check out pics below, you may also vote for ‘Most Photogenic’ contestant at the official website, MissEarth.tv:

Miss Bahamas- Brooke Maria Sherman

Miss Belize- Jessel Lauriano

Miss Dominican Republic – Rocio Castellano

Miss Haiti – Chersonese Archange

Miss Panama – Ana Lorena Ibanez

Miss Trinidad and Tobago – Amryl Nurse

US Virgin Islands – Carolyn Whitney Carter

NEW!! Music Video: Beyonce does it again in powerful UN World Humanitarian performance for ‘I Was Here’

Just in time for World Humanitarian Day, August 19th, 2012, Beyonce releases a truly inspiring video entitled ‘I Was Here’, which is also the theme campaign for this year.

In the Music Video, the R&B Queen gives an outstanding performance of her powerful, inspirational single, ‘I Was Here’ from her fourth studio album, entitled ‘4’. Strikingly dressed in a maxi length white dress, Beyonce sang in front of a large crowd at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City.

World Humanitarian Day was developed to recognize those who face struggles in order to help others. According to the United Nations, the ‘I Am Here’ theme this year is about ‘…making your mark by doing something good, somewhere, for someone else.’

As part of the World Humanitarian Campaign, Bey hopes to help bring together one billion persons across the world, using her newly created website iwashere.org Check it out to be apart of the movement.

The message in the song shares her reminiscing on the past and her desire to make an impact on the world. The song was written by Diane Warren and there is also reference to the September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States.

Beyonce never disappoints..and continues to prove herself!

A truly touching piece. “I was here…I lived…I loved…I want to leave my mark so everyone knows I was here.” Deep motivating message….Check it out: