ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2018
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2018, students applied to join the Class of 2018 on 285 campuses across 57 nations. 30 campuses worldwide (just 11%) were selected to host the 530 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 310,000 people worldwide this year.
"I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow so I can show Mother Earth the love she deserves!"
Millennium Fellowship Project
The Small Businesses, Big Impact Project aims to implement a working model with small businesses surrounding the Georgia Tech community that will prompt consumers to practice sustainable waste disposal. It will target 3 small businesses with recycling programs in place with hopes of having a 50% decrease in improper waste disposal. The project’s team are very excited at the possibility of expanding our reach and implementing our model in other businesses if proven successful. They project targets Goal #12: Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns and UNAI Principle 9: Sustainability.
About the Millennium Fellow
Elizabeth Krakovski is a third year Public Policy student with a focus on Health and Environmental Policy from Alpharetta, Georgia. Elizabeth’s passion for sustainability roots from the campus and its initiatives... and her love for bees. She is slowly but surely becoming waste-less by quitting straws and other single use plastics, reducing meat consumption significantly in order to reduce her carbon footprint, and adopting biodegradable and cruelty-free produces into her daily life. Additionally, she loves being kind to everyone, especially to Mother Earth.