Dangriga born and bred, Rebecca Rath has spent the last few months preparing for her journey to represent Belize in the upcoming Miss Universe Pageant in Manila, Philippines. Rath left Belize today, January 3rd on her way to Dallas for final wardrobe preparation from where she makes her way too Los Angeles for final training sessions with National Director , Opal Enriquez. From there, she will head to Manila on January 11th . Rebecca Rath is the first to represent Belize in the Miss Universe Pageant in ten years. Rebecca’s platform at this year’s Miss Universe Pageant is “Women Empowerment through Financial Literacy”.