UNESCO Chair in Bioethics


  • Bioethics and Law Observatory
  • UNESCO Chair in Bioethics
  • University of Barcelona
  • Faculty of Law
  • Ave. Diagonal, 684
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu
  • Master in Bioethics and Law
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • master.bd@ub.edu


Interview to Itziar de Lecuona "Ethics for digital society"


Ethics for digital society. “If privacy is not respected, we are exposed to covert discriminations we will never know of, and which will condition our freedom”.

Itziar de Lecuona, lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, has been appointed director of the Observatory on Bioethics and Law of the UB (OBD), interdisciplinary research center of the University of Barcelona that studies bioethical aspects of biomedicine and biotechnology, which celebrates its 25th anniversary and coordinator of the Master in Bioethics and Law of the UB. In the interview, she talks about ethical, legal and social challenges of the digital society.