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 SYLVIA KASUVU KAMANGA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
Strathmore University | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 1
" I want to change the stigma people have about learning and talking about reproductive and menstrual health in Kenya as every girl and woman deserves to learn and know about the health of their body "
Millennium Fellowship Project: youth mbele
Youth Mbele initiative is a project that aims to provide education to the youth about reproductive health. it further aims to provide workshops to teach women and girls how to make their own reusable pads and introduce the use of menstrual cups as an alternative to regular pads for a more sustainable option.
About the Millennium Fellow
Sylvia Kasuvu Kamanga is a fourth-year student at Strathmore University pursuing a Bachelors in Law. She is also a volunteer for SDSN youth as well as a KECTIL colleague in the class of 2019. She is passionate about intellectual property and Information Technology law.