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 BOROKINNI JOSHUA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 9
" I am excited to be a part of changemakers painting Africa on a canvas of prosperity, social positivity and continental harmony. I am really fufilled to be a part of the pen rewriting Africa's narrative via climate action via the Millennium Fellowship. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Acutus
Acutus was an advocacy campaign aimed at bringing the government to the communities suffering from Power instability and hammering on the need to proffer clean and affordable energy to them.
About the Millennium Fellow
Borokinni Joshua, is a seasoned public speaker, social innovator, climate activist, consultant and ultimately an avid writer. He sits on the executive board of various organizations including Xigma (A science-tech center creating affordable, climate-smart and clean energy solutions) to foster sustainable development. He is a Royal Commonwealth Essay recipient, member of the Clinton Global University Initiative class of 2018, Youth Arm of the UNFCCC among other high-profiled organization. He was recently listed as part of 25under25 Nigerian entrepreneurs. He leverages on youths, women and key populations capacities to drive social good.