Miss Earth 2011, the 11th edition of the Miss Earth pageant held on December 3, 2011 at the University of the Philippines Theater in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines.
Miss Ecuador, 23-year old Olga Alava (born 1989), was crowned Miss Earth 2011 on December 3rd, during an event held at the University of the Philippines Theatre. Reigning Miss Earth 2010 Nicole Faria (India) looked stunning in a traditional outfit designed by Ritu Kumar as she took her farewell walk and eventually crowned her successor Miss Ecuador, Olga Alva as Miss Earth 2011. Hasleen Kaur was India’s entry at Miss Earth 2011.
Driely Bennettone of Brazil was announced Miss Earth-Air 2011, Miss Philippines, Athena Mae Imperial was Miss Earth-Water 2011, while Miss Earth-Fire 2011 was awarded to Caroline Medina of Venezuela.
While the online voting for Miss Earth Photogenic 2011 saw Miss Chinese Taipei, Cherry Liu as its winner, Dominique Mann of South Africa was adjudged the best in the talent round. Miss Mexico, Casandra Becerra bagged the Best Long Gown title followed by Sarka Cojocarova of Czech Republic who won the Swimsuit round at Miss Earth 2011. The Best National Costume was awarded to Miss Tomoko Maeda of Japan and Sanober Hussain of Pakistan was bestowed upon the Miss Friendship title.
The 12th Miss Earth pageant is scheduled for December 2012 at Ninh Thuan in Vietnam.