Vietnam is making a comeback at the Miss Earth pageant this year! Nguyễn Thị Lệ Nam Em was appointed to represent Vietnam after the 3-year absence of her country. Vietnam first participated at Miss Earth in 2003 and was present annually till 2007. In 2010, Vietnam hosted the finals of Miss Earth and the local girl, Luu Thi Diem Huong, made it to the Top 14.

Nguyễn Thị Lệ Nam Em hails from the southern province of Tien Giang. She is 5’7.5″ tall and is 20 years old. She once landed in the Top 10 of the Miss Universe Vietnam 2015 pageant.