UN Office on Drugs and Crime, established in 1997, is a global leader in the fight against illicit drugs, crime and terrorism. In the Millennium Declaration, Member States also resolved to intensify efforts to fight transnational crime in all its dimensions, to redouble the efforts to implement the commitment to counter the world drug problem and to take concerted action against international terrorism. For more info, visit:
BIMUN ESADE 2021 TOPICS
TOPIC 1: How to fight the war on drugs in the globalization era.
TOPIC 2:Cryptocurrency. The question of combating fraud and crime.
Clara Rincón is in her second year of university, she studies Law in Universitat Pompeu Fabra. She was born in Spain and has been participating in MUN conferences for the last four years. Clara has attended numerous conferences, both nationally and internationally, including PORGMUN in Prague. She is happy to say that she has participated in BIMUN since its second edition, and it will be her second time chairing this conference, since she chaired the UNODC two years ago.
Clara has been selected as best delegate twice and she is really looking forward to serve as Chair of the UNODC since this committee has a special place in her heart. She has also participated in the European Youth Parliament, where she was selected for the National and afterwards, for the International Session.
She hopes that her delegates will have a very fruitful debate, as well as a lot of fun.
She can’t wait for BIMUN 2021 to begin.
Lis Van Meer
Lis Van Meer is currently a sophomore at the American School of Barcelona. She was born in Amsterdam, but has spent the majority of her life around the area of Barcelona. Lis first participated in MUN in 8th grade, and since then has attended various conferences nationally and internationally. She joined MUN because she’s passionate about debate and current events. Over the last four years, MUN has helped her grow more confident in public speaking and she has learned to think critically and on her feet. What Lis enjoys most about MUN is that she has become conscious of so many different perspectives on prominent global issues. Additionally, MUN is a great way to meet and connect with people from all around the world, and Lis has made some close friends at conferences. She looks forward to chairing BIMUN, as an opportunity to grow even more as an MUN participant. Lis hopes that at BIMUN, all delegates will have the most enjoyable experience, and will leave the conference having had the chance to learn and debate.