Finally, the Queen of VOAA, Universe is finally launched. Asia’s Princess of Songs, Emma Cordero, the organizer of this first international pageant, announced her ‘Queens’ from the Philippines, who will compete in the international arena come September at Fukuoka, Japan. In attendance at the posh Crowne Plaza were Mrs. Queen of VOAA, Universe, Mrs. Baby Go representing Mrs. Philippines NCR, Ms. Ana Manansala, Ms. Philippines NCR, Ms. Myla Tsutaichi, Ms. Philippines-Tokyo and Mrs. Michelle Takahashi, Mrs. Philippines-Tokyo. For Miss Queen of VOAA, Universe Ms. Maryflor Makawili will compete representing Region 8. Mr. King of VOAA, Universe is also in line with Dr. Sevillo Tamayo representing Region 6. Miss Emma further emphasized that this is a pageant based on achievements and beauty, inside and out. This will be based on how did you live your life and how did you affect the lives of other people. Miss Emma, a beauty queen herself as the Woman of the World of Mrs. Universe 2016, relates that her advocacy is towards the underprivileged children and through this pageant, she can also share her thoughts and influence to the participants towards the mission and vision of her foundation, Voice of An Angel (VOAA).