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 DERICK NWASOR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 1
" I want to provide solution to problems face by humanity, the Millennium Fellowship gives me the network to like minded individuals who can advance this to reality. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Xigma ENERGY
Our Xigma project is about providing clean and affordable energy access to rural communities and generally to reduce energy poverty in our Africa starting from our community. We also campaign about climate change and give people an alternative to carbon based energy. We educated by carrying our rallies and conferences.
We light up the village of iguobo somewhere in Edo state. Southern Nigeria. Also went to secondary schools giving lectures on climate change
About the Millennium Fellow
I am a Visionary scientist, Entrepreneur, and a Physics major- University of Benin. My interest is in Space science, Computational biology, Robotics & Artificial intelligence. I am currently leading a project on zero emission energy, that will provide clean and affordable energy for all of Africans, and reduce GHG Emissions by reducing the dependency on hydrocarbon base economy.