The title "Miss Earth 2018" was won by Vietnamese representative Phyong Khan Nguyen. This is reported in the Facebook contest.
The award ceremony took place in Manila. The crown was presented to her by the title holder of Miss Earth 2017, Karen Ibasko, who represented the Philippines. According to Rappler, the 23-year-old Miss Earth 2018 studies marketing at the university and is fluent in English.
Russia was represented at the competition by a resident of Nizhny Novgorod, Darya Kartyshova. The event has been held in the Philippines since 2001, and is aimed at drawing attention to environmental issues.