ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2020
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2020, 15,159 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2020 on 1,458 campuses across 135 nations. 80 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 1,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2020 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT JABEZ EWUGA BAWA AUDU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Ahmadu Bello University | Zaria, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3, SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" Grew up in a society where meeting basic necessities of life is a challenge. My goal is to suppress immediate need for pleasure in order to build a solid foundation for steady transformational growth and upliftment. Millennium Fellowship will afford me the opportunity to develop skills, gain practical experience and further accelerate my passion for volunteering and community service. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Build Back Health and Education
The project objective is designed to provide early materials needed for the reopening of schools to both schools and students in the communities and also to engage our members in educational services. Specifically, the project will address lack of access to schools by assisting the public schools and students with covid19 prevention equipments and reading materials such as hand sanitizers, facemasks, books and pens, pads for girls. The educational services part will include volunteer community teaching to refresh children brains in preparation for resumption, volunteer teaching for already resumed students in their various schools, educational community outreach which will focus on sensitization on the need for education and call to parents to enroll their out of school children in schools, organizing Webinars to address the Nigerian already decayed educational system and need for revitalization. This project is expected to have a direct Impact on the lives of forty two thousands (42000) people and indirect impact upon the lives of 1, 000, 000 people.
About the Millennium Fellow
Jabez Bawa has over three years experience in grassroots Youth mobilizations where he coordinates the advocacy for Sustainable Development Goal number 2,3,8 and 17. His passion for youths and community development inspired him to initiate annual event aimed at addressing the problem of food insecurity and violent crimes.
In his zeal in learning to learn, he was awarded certificate in Design Thinking and Soft Skill. Jabez Bawa believe his response to a situation can make a difference. He desire to see a significant improvement in citizens purchasing power, and effective security of lives and property in his locality and beyond.