UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. It seeks to build peace through international cooperation in Education, the Sciences and Culture. UNESCO's programmes contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. For further information, go to: https://en.unesco.org


TOPIC 1:   Combating disparities between children from different socio-economic backgrounds to ensure equal access to education. 

TOPIC 2: Sending back Cultural Heritage Monuments and artwork to countries of origin.


Daniela Dussan

Daniela Dussan is currently in her first year of Baccalaureate at the European International School of Barcelona. Half Colombian and half Canadian, she was born in Toronto, before moving to London and finally arriving here in Barcelona. Her passion for social justice and politics is what led her to begin her MUN journey three years ago, and she is now excited to see how the next chapter of this experience unfolds by participating as a chair in the UNESCO committee of BIMUN 2021. 

Carlota Figueroa

Carlota Figueroa is currently a junior at Benjamin Franklin International School. She was born in Madrid but moved to Dubai in 2014 and then to Barcelona in 2018. Having participated in seven conferences in Spain, the Netherlands and Germany, she is an experienced delegate that has been part of many different committees, including the Historical Security Council, the International Court of Justice and NATO. She is now looking forward to her first conference as a chair. Being deeply passionate about politics, international law, mathematics, and economics, she wishes to study a combination of these subjects in university. She is extremely excited about meeting all the UNESCO delegates, listening to the incredible policy ideas that they come up with, and hopes to have a very fruitful debate!