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 IAN TANAKA HARAHWA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
National University of Science and Technology | Bulawayo, Zimbabwe | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 1
" Being a Millennium Fellow is a dream that came true as this will play a vital role in moulding me as a person and my career as well. It will also impact life changing skills on me that will help me become a better person through interacting and working with various people. Moreover, it will improve my leadership skills through meeting different leaders who apply different skills of leadership at different levels. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Fountain of Hope
Fountain of Hope provides help to the less privileged in the society. Before the end of the year, we are expecting to visit at least 5 children's homes, spent time with the chidren, donate items we would have collected and teach them life changing skills. In addition to that, we are expecting to donate to at least 3 families food hampers to help them with their food and daily needs.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ian Harahwa is a third year student at National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in the field of accounting. Ian currently serves as the treasury general of Aspiring African Professionals Association and Young African Leaders Forum NUST. Ian is the Cofounder and finance director of the trustee named The Fountain of hope Zimbabwe, which focuses on helping those in need so as to reduce poverty to zero.