Ioana is the President of UN Youth Association of Romania and this years’ Conference Manager of BISMUN. She holds a BA in Security and Defense from the Carol I National Defense University and is currently enrolled in her third year of Law School. A member of UN Youth since 2015, Ioana has coordinated several national and local projects within the Association, such as the Summer School on Diplomacy for two consecutive editions and has also held different leadership position throughout her volunteer work. Moreover, she is also a keen MUN-er, organizing BISMUN giving her the perfect opportunity to merge the two passions. She believes that BISMUN represents the perfect framework for international students to create irreplaceable memories and gain soft skills such as negotiation and public speaking skills at Romania’s biggest conference of this type.
Daniela Burciu is the Educational Vice President of UN Youth Romania and is this year’s BISMUN Co-Conference Manager. She is 20 years old and studies International Relations and European Studies at the National School of Political Studies and Public Administration. Daniela is interested in politics, international relations, history and philosophy, and is an ardent advocate for human rights, gender equality and social justice. She joined UN Youth Romania in 2017 and has been involved in the association’s key projects ever since.
Human Resources Coordinator
Antonia is currently the National Vice President for Internal Affairs of the UN Youth Association of Romania and a University of Bucharest Law School graduate. Her “career” as a volunteer started during her high school years and she was involved in a series of activities of students representation ever since. She became a member in 2013 and has activated as the Director of the Human Resources Department, firstly in Constanta Branch and then within the Bucharest Branch. She has coordinated the HR Department of BISMUN 2017, BISMUN 2018 and the UN Youth Summer School on Diplomacy 2017 as the Co-Project Manager, but has also led the Mentoring Project, which implied organizing the selection, recruiting, motivation and evaluation process of the applicants. She is particularly interested in Tax Law, International Public Law, Diplomacy and Human Rights, but also on her passions’ list you can count travelling and several outdoor activities. Her involvement in the Association’s projects gives Antonia the opportunity to do what she loves most – meet new people and step out of her comfort zone every time.
Lavinia is a 21 years old student at the Faculty of Political Sciences from the National School of Political Studies and Public Administration in Bucharest. She is also the National Vice President for External Affairs of UN Youyh Association of Romania. She enjoys volunteering and UNYAR is her second home. She itends to follow a Master Promgramme on Journalism and Public Relations and she hopefully looks at the future. Her interests include traveling around the world, exploring history, playing the piano and spending time with her friends and family. Lavinia is an ambitious and devoted person in everything she does and tends to be a perfectionist. She believes that determination, hardwork and passion are the key for a successful career and the essence when it comes to acheieve any purpose.
Georgiana is 19 years old and her greatest goal is to change the world. She is a 2nd year student at the Faculty of Public Administration from the National School of Political Science and Public Administration. After finishing her studies, she wishes to remain in Romania and work in the administrative domain, aiming to contribute to changing the Romanian society. She has become the president of the UNYARO- Bucharest Branch just for a couple of months and she likes to be a volunteer in her free time. Over the time, she has been involved in various volunteering actions, taking part in 33 projects: national and international, trainings for project and volunteer management, personal development and informal education. She has also been a volunteer at different associations in her home town, Piatra Neamt. Georgiana is a perfectionist person, in love with traveling and Instagram. She loves to discover new places and cultures.
Social Events Coordinator
Catalina is 22 years old and is currently in her fourth and last year as a Law student, at Nicolae Titulescu University, in Bucharest, Romania. She has been volunteering at UN Youth Romania-Bucharest Branch since October 2017, starting in the Projects Department, now being the Vicepresident of the branch. Her future plans involve following a Master’s Programme on Public International Law, as this is her major interest. She is keen on reading, meeting new people from all over the world and learning as much as possible from their cultures and experiences. As this is her second BISMUN edition and a second time being one of the Social Events Coordinators, she will make sure that all the participants will have the time of their lives in Bucharest. Enjoy the fruitful debates over the days and come join the mega fun during the nights!
Social Events Coordinator
Mihaela is a 22 years old student at Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest. She has now one year of experience as a UN Youth Association member. She’ll always be aware that her entering this NGO was the sign she was waiting for in pursuing her dreams. She wants to start a career in Diplomacy, but not before deepening her knowledge in human rights and international law. She loves travelling and discovering different cultures. Learning foreign languages is one of her dearest hobbies. She is convinced that every BISMUN experience can open many doors to anyone who takes part in this event. This is her second time organizing BISMUN and she has the certainty that this event is getting better year after year.
Amira Khalil studies Modern Applied Languages at the University of Bucharest, specializing in English and Spanish. She has joined UN Youth Bucharest Branch in the fall of 2017, and has activated in the HR department which she now coordinates. Amira is interested in cybersecurity, diplomacy, politics and psychology. She is ambition driven, loves to work hard and have fun as well. Amira adores rap music and likes to play basketball in her free time. She describes herself as hyperactive, extremely talkative and straightforward.
Coffee Breaks Coordinator
Lavinia Fugaru is student in the final year of the Faculty of International Business and Economics, Bucharest University of Economic Studies. Being part of UNYR as coordinator of the Marketing department, she can combine her two main interests: economics and diplomacy. She describes herself as enthusiastic and always willing to discover beautiful things around her. She loves to travel and to create experiences. Lavinia believes that with hardwork, passion and a little bit of fun everyone can achieve their goals. She is sure that all these three will surely be felt at BISMUN.