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 ADEKOLA TAOFEEQ, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
Lagos State University | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 1 & UNAI 5
" As a strong advocate of sustainable development goals am so much elated because being a Millennium Fellow we further give me the opportunity to serve humanity. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Banjo okunuga love extension
The name of my project is
Banjo okunuga love extension ,have been on this project even before I go selected to member of the millennium fellowship ,the aims of the project is to get primary school kid off street ,especially the less privilege one ,apart from this the project also extended to preaching the sustainable developement goals ,both within and outside the campus ,I had partnership with junior chambers international, SDGSactlasu both organizations whom I belong to as an active member on campus, the project started on the 29th of October with a sustainable development campaign and clearn up of institution and it environs which also serve as second year celebrations of sustainable development goals actlasu in partnership with sdgsactlasu,the send phase of my project is visitation to saint Michael primary School based in rural area in in my community in partnership with junior chambers international ( JCI) we provided written materials such as text books,note books and bags as well as school uniform, since some of them are are less privilege and poor background faced with so much hardship and poverty, we also met their parents on the important of letting them come to sch regularly and not allow them to engaged in child labour, the program will be a continue one even after the graduation from millannnium fellowship and the financial constraints, we will also paid visit to the school soonest to know how the kids are faring and some also primary school facing such challenges ,especially the one established by government.