UN Women

United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Women is an United Nations entity that works with governments and civil society on laws, policies, and programmes focused on women’s rights. It is an entity that is focused on gender equality and women empowerment with the goal of making the Sustainable Development Goals a reality for women and girls. Furthermore, it works with the UN system’s to advance gender equality.

Topic A: Promiting political participation of women

Topic B: Protecting women‘s rights in religious societies

Chair E-Mail: un-women@hammun.de


Teresa García Sanjuán

This is Teresa García Sanjuán. She was born and raised in Valencia (Spain), but is currently studying Ethnology and Religious Studies at the Georg-August-University Göttingen, in Germany. Having been raised in a multicultural environment, she discovered her passion for international relations at a young age. She came upon MUNs through a friend and joined the society of her university in 2016 and she can say without a doubt, that it was one of the best decisions of her life.Besides MUNs she loves to travel and cooking. She can’t wait to meet you all in Hamburg!

Zoe Adam

Zoe Adam has started participating in Model UN conferences with the beginning of her studies and has since then travelled to New York and Panama City to attend prestigious international conferences. She studied first as a Bachelor and now as a Master student in a German-French International Relations and Political Sciences program, alternating every year between the two countries. Passionate about diplomacy, she interned this summer in the Permanent Representation of Germany to the EU, where she could apply skills acquired during MUN. At HamMUN, she will make her debut as a chair and couldn’t be more exited!