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 OBASA BOLUWATIFE EMMANUEL, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
University of Lagos | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 17 & UNAI 9
" I've been passionate about adding value to others
I'm excited to be a Millennium Fellow because it will help me add value to others by implementing the SDG's goal 17 which develops the world around! It is an honor to be a fellow. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Sustainability Development Advocate (SDA)
The Sustainable development advocate is a
project by a group of individuals to
implementing the sustainable development
goals, SDG's. The susistanble development
goals which would be chosen by we
individuals on the goal we're passionate about.
We would implement these goals by putting to
good use the resources we can gather
together among each other.
The major of which is the awareness of the
sustainable development goals and how goal
17 partnership for the goals holds paramount
to this project. The partnership for goals helps
us to educate people on campus and
beyond on how these goals will help the
community and also realise that we are a
cause for change for a better world which is
aimed to be achieved by 2030. To mention of
the numerous event; the first is the awareness
for us to have more hands on deck and also
promote the other goals.
About the Millennium Fellow
Boluwatife Obasa is a junior at University of Lagos studying Civil and Environmental engineering. Boluwatife Obasa is currently a member of the sustainable development advocate which is an association on campus to implement the SDG's and He also is a member of the planning committee of the Professor Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition (which enable undergraduate all over the country to participate with an innovative idea and help them start it up by competing to get winners). He helped in the planning by getting them guests, judges and panelists alongside his team members.