ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2019
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2019, over 7,000 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2019 on 1,209 campuses across 135 nations. 69 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 805 Millennium Fellows.
During the Millennium Fellowship, Millennium Fellows' dedicated 96,705 hours and their 422 unique projects positively impacted the lives of 564,366 people worldwide.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT SHEHU GAMBO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
Ahmadu Bello University | Zaria, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 1
" I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow because I believe my response to a situation can make a difference, I believe in dedicating my time and effort towards making this world a better place. I am passionate in doing what it takes to improve the livelihood and standard of living of people in need. I understand working with the SDGs in other to provide clean water and sanitation, eradicate the issue of food insecurity, sensitize on good health and wellbeing which are crucial to public health in our local communities and the universe at large "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Waste to Wealth
Waste to Wealth project aims to enlighten community members about the effect of improper disposal of waste, it also involves the conversion of waste product like polyethylene into shoe polish and conversion of wet waste into bio-gas. it aims at creating a local market for the products. At the end of the program, we hope to en-lighting 1,000 people and convert over 80% of the waste in our community.
About the Millennium Fellow
Shehu Gambo is a final year student of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State in Nigeria. he was a member of EnactusABU in 2018. shehu is deeply passionate about practicing his field of study as it relates to ensuring a save environment, providing clean water and ensuring the concept of public health and sanitation. Shehu believes that his response to a situation could make a difference, he is passionate with working with likeminded people whom are willing to sacrifice their time and effort to make the world a better place.