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 HIMAL ADHIKARI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Agriculture and Forestry University | Bharatpur, Nepal | Advancing SDG 12 & UNAI 9
" I am so delighted to be an integral part of the Millennium Fellowship because it will help me to explore my idea on international platforms with young energetic and experienced people. I believe that people are connected with agriculture in every aspect of life and to secure the lives of people it is only possible through organic agriculture. I am working to ensure organic agriculture possible in my community, and I commit to raise the principle of organic agriculture till my last breath. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: ‘Thought for Waste’ (TFW)
Thought for Waste (TFW) is a community-based project that focuses on waste management and sustainable agriculture. The project will be focusing on 3’ R waste management system that is Reduce, Reuse, Recycle also 3’R concept in agriculture waste that is Reduce in use of chemical pesticides, Reuse in terms of animal feed Biogas, Recycle the decomposable wastages into compost or vermicomposting. This project will be creating a positive impact through strategies on waste segregation and management. The targeted audience is students in school and colleges along with their parents. Along with knowledge of creating waste segregation, it includes training on composting and vermicomposting through the presentation, videos, and trained personnel. The project will encourage everyone to think for waste before dumping them and grow your food utilizing the waste.
About the Millennium Fellow
Himal Adhikari is from Nepal. He is currently enrolled in Agriculture and Forestry University Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal. He is passionate about agriculture and has aimed for making organic agriculture successful through his Millennium Fellowship project.