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 DAWODU OLUWANANUMI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
LASUCOM | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" I'm so excited to be a Millennium Fellow, because I believe this is an opportunity for me to improve, and enhance my leadership skills and also, an opportunity to expand my network thereby meeting innovative minds, probably some working in the same field as mine hence learn and get new ideas from them.
I'm passionate about Academic and Literacy and my goal has a Rotaractor is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy.
When you teach somebody how to read, they have that for a lifetime. It ripples through the community, one by one. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: END HEPATITIS
To effectively screen 500 residents of (Ipodo) Ikeja community of hepatitisB virus.
To adequately enlighten and sensitize the residents of my community about the Hepatitis B virus , it's preventive measures and the indications of the viral infection(including symptoms to watch out for).
To appropriately Vaccinate amongst the 500 residents screened and tested negative for Hepatitis B viral infection.
To investigate , plan and properly manage individuals tested positive for Hepatitis B viral infection .
To reduce the stigmatization associated with the viral infection by sensitizing the residents on it's implications on mental Health and psychosocial balance.
About the Millennium Fellow
Dawodu Oluwananumi Joshua is a 4th year medical student from Lagos State University college of medicine .DAWODU is a member of YALI NETWORK , Lagos . He is a freelance writer . He is the Student Coordinator at HALLMARK OF LABOUR FOUNDATION LEKKI. . Dawodu is a parliamentarian at Lagos State University medical student association , having served in various committees . He is a past receipient of the YOUNG MEN CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION AWARD 2018 and an alumnus of OPEN SOURCE LEADERSHIP 2018 (Commonwealth) . Dawodu is currently the VICE - PRESIDENT ELECT of ROTARACT CLUB OF LASUCOM IKEJA.