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 GHINWA HAMMAM, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
American University of Beirut | Beirut, Lebanon | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
Millennium Fellowship Project: PlesTech
The project aims to provide accessible education in Technology for young Palestinian refugees in Lebanon.
It consists of :
-several visits to refugee camps in different regions
-workshops that teach participants about web development and game design
-Competition for creating a website that tackles a cause or solve a problem, and a closing ceremony where certificates were distributed.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ghinwa Hammam is a junior majoring in computer and communications engineering at the American University of Beirut. Ghinwa values integrity, dedication, and proactivity. She always seeks opportunities to express herself and help others. She is also thrilled by art and innovation, and always ready for new adventures!