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 SABRY TAHER AL-SELMY, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Al-Razi University | Sana'a, Yemen | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 6
" I am very excited to be part of the Millennium Fellowship because it is a great opportunity for me to work with diverse groups of people and make an impact in Yemeni society, because I will serve the community with all effort and because I am in the Millennium Fellowship, I will see smiles for children, the elderly and the disabled, and limit the spread of diseases and epidemics as well because I am who I will be. Behind this smile. I applied to participate in the Fellowship because my country is going through unenviable conditions and the elements of life are almost non-existent. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Card of safe health
The Yemen Public Health and Population Office provides high-value treatments for people of lower and poorer health to inform them about treatment fees for their illnesses. The project goal is to provide aid to at least 1,000 patients by 2020 and help improve access to good health in Yemen, especially Sana a. The project want to help vulnerable illed persons fulfill their dreams of healing despite their poor family backgrounds. The team have already started working with health centers from remote rural areas and with more resources and also intend to expand their influence to include at least 20 hospitals and health centers and some homes for the disabled.
About the Millennium Fellow
Sabry Al-Salami, from Yemen, lives in Sana'a. He is studying medicine at Al-Razi University. Sabry has received many certificates for several training courses, including but not limited to: participating in the disbursement of social security, working in the health field for several campaigns. Sabry enjoys working in groups and working under pressure. He hopes to contributing to his country and society by getting rid of epidemics and limiting their spread.