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 402 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. During the Millennium Fellowship, Millennium Fellows' dedicated 48,785 hours and their 214 unique projects positively impacted the lives of 393,449 people worldwide.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT ASHA RAMAKUMAR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
Arizona State University | Arizona, United States | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 10
" I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow because I get to meet and network with people who live in the countries my organization is talking about. I hope to hear first-hand accounts and stories to further enhance my global understanding! "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Global Women's Health Initiative
The Global Women's Health Initiative is an organization focused on awareness and advocacy for non-Western women's health issues. It examines these issues through medical, legal, and artistic lenses. There will be 4 events hosted over this semester focused on various international issues. The particular focus is on eradicating female genital cutting/mutilation.
About the Millennium Fellow
Asha Ramakumar is a junior at Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University studying Global Politics and Women and Gender Studies. She is the co-founder and co-director of the Global Women's Health Initiative. Her ultimate goal is to work as an international solicitor representing global women's health interests.