Jeslyn Santos has been crowned Miss United Continents 2016 in Palacio de Cristal in Guayaquil, Ecuador over the weekend.
On Saturday, the 23-year-old Pinay beauty made history by becoming the first Asian to win the pageant in its fourth year.
Jeslyn, a former two-time Binibining Pilipinas contestant, won against 27 other title aspirants from all over the world.
During the Q&A portion, she was asked how she would unite the continents of the world.
Jeslyn went on to wow the judges and the audience alike with her winning answer which she delivered in fluent Spanish:
“We are one if we act and think as one. We should not treat each other as strangers and competitors but as brothers and sisters. Although great oceans and land divide us, love always unites us,” she said when asked how to unite the continents of the world,” she said.
Watch her full answer below: