Catherine ConstantinidesCatherine Constantinides

South Africa


Occupational Information

Occupation: Environmental advocate

Occupational Position: National Director and Founder of the Miss Earth South Africa LEAD SA Executive.

Professional History

Catherine is the Executive Director of Miss Earth.  She is a passionate advocate for protecting the environment and educating South Africa’s youth about it to address issues such as climate change. The goal of Miss Earth is to create sustainability through environmental work. 

The aim of the Miss Earth organization is to promote peace, respect and humility towards one another. By so doing, we free ourselves to take on the responsibilities we face as human beings.  Miss Earth South Africa is a programme that aims to empower young South African women with the knowledge and platform to create a sustainable difference in our plight to combat the destruction of our natural heritage.  The programme helps create awareness of our environment, wildlife and the conservation of our natural legacy in South Africa, and ultimately the preservation of Mother Earth.


2013 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow