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 FIONA -, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University | Hung Hom, Hong Kong | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 9
" I am excited to be part of the Millennium Fellowship because it is a great opportunity for me to make impact in the Hong Kong community. I am looking forward to meet a diverse yet like minded group of people. I am hoping that my action can help reducing the education gap in Hong Kong. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Zero Waste Hong Kong
With the fast-paced lifestyle that Hong Kong has, people often opted for efficient alternatives. However, this type of lifestyle comes with a great price for Hong Kong city. Hong Kong is facing a trash crisis. It is predicted that the 3 major landfills in Hong Kong will be full by 2021. Not only that, but it also contributes to climates changes with the amount of single-use item thrown away every day.
Zero Waste Hong Kong is a project that aims to promote a zero-waste lifestyle to the Hong Kong community. Fiona hopes to raise awareness to the people in Hong Kong and let them be more conscious of their action in order to make a more sustainable choice.
About the Millennium Fellow
Fiona is a sophomore in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University majoring in Food Safety and Technology. She has a great passion for education and food sustainability. Fiona believes that education is one of the key in making the world a better place.
Fiona is currently a committee of Education and Cultural Development in the Indonesian Student Association Hong Kong. She is working on creating educational experience more valuable in Hong Kong. At the same time, she is also constantly introducing Indonesia culture to Hong Kong and the world.