Vote for this Lebanese-Canadian beauty for Miss Universe Canada!
August 10, 2018 - miss universe
A Lebanese-Canadian beauty is competing in a Miss Universe Canada foe on Aug. 18 in Toronto.
Rita Houkayem is one of 46 contestants anticipating to bind a Miss Universe Canada title, and pierce on to a tellurian Miss Universe Pageant.
Houkayem, who speaks 4 languages, binds a master’s grade in International Affairs. She works as a process researcher for a Canadian government, where she focuses on information and communications technologies.
- Height: 5’9
- Hometown: Toronto, ON
- Languages: English, French, Arabic, Spanish
- Occupation: Public Servant
In an talk with Miss Universe Canada, Houkayem expressed honour in her Lebanese roots.
“I have also visited Lebanon countless times and have depressed in adore with it after each trip. It is one of a many intriguing places in a universe as it has gifted centuries of defeat and misunderstanding though stays as one of a many colourful places. Fun fact, it is a home of a Phoenicians, a civilization that combined a substructure for a complicated Alphabet and is characterized by desirable ancient cities such as Byblos, that is a oldest invariably inhabited city in a world. To me, this small nation conveys a summary of wish and resiliency to a world, inhabiting people from eighteen opposite eremite sects, coexistent peacefully notwithstanding all their differences.”
In a future, Houkayem hopes to turn an general personality in preparation and development, and a UN envoy for girl and women.