More than three thousand students participated in this event from the best universities throughout the world – from 69 countries.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Uniandino delegation has performed outstandingly by receiving three recommendations in five committees.
On this occasion, the delegation achieved its successes when representing the State of Israel and the Republic of Mauritius. It addressed internationally relevant topics such as food security, LGTBIQ community rights, and financing terrorist groups.
After having achieved the best result in this competition, the students went to Washington D.C. where they met Camilo Reyes - the Colombian ambassador to the United States. They spent an afternoon with him discussing Colombia’s international agenda and talked about the practice of diplomacy.
The Uniandes delegation included: Juan Pablo Tello and Mateo Bermeo (Faculty Advisor - Trainer), Álvaro José Salgado and Marianna Caballero (Head Delegate), and Martín Téllez, Isabella Mejía, Juan Pablo Rico, Gabriela Sanabria, Juan David Castro, María Esther Eljach, Camilo Torres, and Nicolás Garzón.
Juan David Castro and Camilo Torres (Honorable Mention- LEGAL).
María Esther Eljach and Nicolás Garzón (Diplomatic Mention- WHO).
Design students win the Biodesign Challenge, which is an award endorsed by Peta, the Stella McCartney brand, and the Stray Dog Capital corporation.
Andrés Link, who works in the Faculty of Business Administration, was given an award in the ‘Primates’ category for his contributions to conservation
- The Latin Grammys come to Universidad de los Andes
- Living maps: a concept that an artist from Los Andes exhibiting in France
- Universidad de los Andes: The seventh best university in Latin America
- Colombian project promoting a healthy lifestyle given an award
- Los Andes will be represented in the Latin Grammy Awards: a total of four professors and alumni have been nominated