Sothnisay Heng has been handpicked to represent Cambodia at the 2020 Miss Earth virtual competition in November.

The 24-year-old graduating student is pursuing a degree in international relations in Pannasatra University. Prior to being appointed as Miss Earth Cambodia, she was Miss University Cambodia 2016 first runner-up and Miss Cosmopolitan World Cambodia 2016.

“I’m excited at the same time challenged as the new normal needs a lot of adjustments. I’m here now as an Eco Angel who will promote Cambodia to the rest of the world,” Heng said in a statement.

New Eco Angel from Cambodia for Miss Earth 2020 Phnom Penh, September 25, 2020 – University Student, Heng Nisay, is…

Posted by Miss Earth Cambodia on Friday, 25 September 2020

She works as and external relations officer for an NGO in Phnom Penh that focuses on underprivileged high school students to pursue a higher education. She just completed last July her international exchange program in Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts, USA.

Cambodia has yet to win the Miss Earth crown. It currently ranks 172nd in Missosology Big5 Ranking. Missosology.Org; Photos from Miss Earth Cambodia page