Universidad de Los Andes

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Los Andes
Mailing address: 
+58 240 1111
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Nancy Rivas
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Director of Interinstitutional Affairs
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Human Rights
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Human Rights Observatory
Focal point 1 - Email: 
Focal point 2 - Name: 
UN Model
Focal point 2 - Title: 
UN Model
Focal point 2 - Email: 
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University of Los Andes is a higher studies institution located in the first positions in national and international educational rankings. Its structure is divided into different organs: the Rectorate, the Vice-administrative Rectorate, the Vice-academic Rectorate and the different faculties that compose it. Apart from these offices, the University has several other dependences related to developing research in many fields, such as sciences, engineering, political, social, economic and human studies, and medicine, among others.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UN models, workshops and Diplomas in Human Rights, Conferences in Interculturality, Conferences in Susteinable Development, among other academic activities that are relevant for the UNAI principles.