She retired with great fanfare from the catwalk just a few short months ago.
But Gisele Bundchen was strutting her stuff once more on Wednesday, taking to a pop-up runway in Brazil’s capital Brasilia.
This time the model wasn’t walking for profit – she was busy filming a programme highlighting the destruction of the Amazon rainforest.
She’s on a mission! Gisele Bundchen struts her stuff in Brazil’s capital as she films programme about saving the rainforest
Glad to be back: This time the model wasn’t walking for profit – she was busy filming a programme highlighting the destruction of the Amazon rainforest
The beauty has been in her home country working on the show for the second season of National Geographic’s Years of Living Dangerously.
She took to Instagram on Wednesday to share a meditative snap of herself in prayer position intensely facing a female indigenous leader.
The Brazilian bombshell captioned the snap: ‘The indigenous leader Sônia Guajajara sharing with me some of her knowledge about the importance of the forest and a balanced ecosystem for the future of humanity.’
HArd at work: The beauty has been in her home country for a show for the second season of National Geographic’s Years of Living Dangerously
The 35-year old longtime environmental advocate has been chronicling the experience on Instagram, previously posting a shot of herself crouching by a tree and flashing a peace sign.
She added the caption: ‘I’m excited to be joining season two of @YearsofLiving Dangerously as a correspondent, exploring deforestation and climate change in my beautiful home country of Brazil.’
On Tuesday she shared a breathtaking shot of herself atop a beautiful stallion, reaching reached her arms outspread, while donning a sexy cowgirl denim ensemble.
Tribal wisdom: Gisele Bundchen took to Instagram on Wednesday to share a meditative snap of herself in prayer position intensely facing a female indigenous leader in her home country, Brazil
And again on Monday the blonde shared another ‘conscious’ snap, a close up of herself wearing a round neck T-shirt emblazoned with a tree parted in two halves, one half with leaves and one completely without foliage.
She added the caption: ‘All of us (water, forests, plants, animals and human beings…) who share this beautiful planet are connected.
‘We can’t harm one part of this system without injuring the whole. We depend on this balance for our survival. I hope we can wake up to this reality before it’s too late.’
Living Dangerously: The 35-year old recently headed home to help save her native ecosystem as part of the second season of National Geographic’s Years of Living Dangerously
All about nature: The supermodel took to instagram again on Tuesday, in a breathtaking shot where she’s seen straddled atop a beautiful stallion
Gisele is also participating in the United Nation Environment Program’s Wild for Life campaign to end illegal animal trafficking, an initiative that has been set up to raise awareness about poaching around the world.
‘Recently, I was made aware of the numerous challenges facing so many of our most beloved species because of the illegal trade in wildlife,’ she said, ‘This shameful trade is pushing species to the edge of extinction.’
Bundchen began dating New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in December 2006. The two married in 2009 and have two children, son Benjamin Rein (born in 2009) and daughter Vivian Lake (born in 2012).
Stop deforestation: On Monday the gorgeous blonde shared another ‘conscious’ snap, a close up of herself wearing a round neck T-shirt emblazoned with a tree parted in two halves
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