UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MILLENNIUM CAMPUS NETWORK PROUDLY PRESENT IKPONMWOBA ELOGHOSA ANDERSON A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
"I am excited to be a millennium fellow because MCN has created a platform of collaboration among young leaders and social changers to impact the world and am honored to be a part of this great social impact pursuit. I am always thrilled and willing to make impact when ever and wherever i can and this is an opportunity. Being a social entrepreneur, that believe strongly in young people ability to pioneer or collaborate to make social impact, i can say i am ready for the work ahead."
I am presently a fourth year student of the university of Benin in Nigeria studying Mechanical Engineering, I intend to transform the technological sector in my country Nigeria. Hence, I co-founder a company Xigma that uses science and technology to solve problems. I am passionate about energy and our environment and i hope to contribute my solution to this global problem
Our project is to Address Energy Poverty in sub-Sahara Africa with our zero emission energy solution and clean energy awareness.
Between August-November, we are prepared and determine to make our Energy Solution for cooking and electricity which is cheap and clean available to homes in rural communities across Edo state. Also, we will carry out clean energy awareness program to educate about 1000 people about clean and environmental friendly energy options for electricity and cooking.
We are advancing the following
Addressing Poverty - A commitment to addressing issues of poverty through education;
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 7
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.