The 26-year-old medical physicist succeeded the crown from Loren Artajos, Miss Philippines Earth 2016 last July 15, 2017 held at the MOA Arena in Pasay City.
Ibasco conquered the 39 other candidates where she expressed that she will be using her profession and title in pursuing her advocacy in ‘Climate Change.’
The 2017 Miss Philippines Earth will represent the country in Global Miss Earth and serve as Ambassador for Environmental Protection.
Meanwhile, the other winners are:
Miss Philippines-Air Kim De Guzman of Olongapo
Miss Philippines-Water Jessica Marasigan/Caloocan
Miss Philippines-Fire Nellza Bautista of Misamis Oriental
Miss Philippines Eco-Tourism Vanesa Mae Castillo – Lobo, Batangas