Her project dedicated to the environment promotes the stop to the use of plastic bags. Brazil awarded for Health and Haiti than for Human Rights. To Italy, the band for the Cultural Integration.
Santa Maria di Leuca – The world has known the name of the new holder of the title of Miss Progress International, the only competition in the world that emphasizes the role of women for their social commitment. It s Arantza Barba, 24 years old, from Santa Cruz de la Sierra , in Bolivia .
Arantza scored the highest marks from the jury that examined one by one the projects that the Ambassadors of Progress, from every corner of the planet, have stayed in Puglia, discovering its natural beauty and enjoying the extraordinary reception given by the Associazione Culturale In Progress, organizer of the event, which availed itself of the assistance of Messapia Hotel in Marina di Leuca (LE ) and its tireless staff.
Jorreni Marcon (Brasil), Miss Progress Health 2014
Esterina Rumè, Miss Progress Cultural Integration 2014
Merie Darline Exume (Haiti), Miss Progress Human Rights 2014
Dorota Bartlewska (Sweden), Miss Progress Internet 2014
In addition to the overall winner, Arantza has won the title for the best project dedicated to the theme Environment. Darline Marie Exume, Haitian, was awarded in the category Human Rights, and the sash of Miss Progress Health went to the Brazilian Jorreni Marcon. Esterina Rumè, from Sicily , was the most voted by the same competitors as the ideal representative of Cultural Integration, while the Swedish Dorotha Bartlewska was the most voted by the public via internet.
Kristina Velez (Puerto Rico), best national costume
The show, broadcasted worldwide thanks to the web, was followed by thousands of users in real time and will soon be available on the official website www.missprogressinternational.com in the streaming version.