Camila Barraza Crowned Miss Universe Kosovo 2016
Camila Barraza was crowned as Miss Universe Kosovo 2016 on September 7, 2016. Camila Barraza succeeds Miss Universe Kosovo 2015, Mirjeta Shalawill and will now represent Kosovo in the coming edition of Miss Universe 2016, hoping to be crowned by the reigning Miss Universe, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of Philippines.
During the same event, Andina Pura was crowned as Miss Earth Kosovo 2016. Andina Pura succeeds Miss Earth Kosovo 2015, Kaltrina Neziri and will wear the sash of Kosovo at Miss Earth 2016, which is slated to take place in Philippines this October.
Medina Hajra was adjudged as the runner up to Miss Universe Kosovo 2016. While, Bleranda Çitaku was titled as the runner up to Miss Earth Kosovo 2016.
In terms of placements, Kosovo has been one of the most successful entrants into the Miss Universe pageant. Ever since debuting in 2008, Kosovo has missed the semi-finals only thrice, in 2010, 2014 and 2015. Kosovo is yet to win its first Miss Earth and Miss Universe crowns.