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 CYNTHIA WANGU MURIMI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology | Juja, Kenya | Advancing SDG 10 & UNAI 6
" I am very excited to be in Millennium Fellowship because it offers a platform of reaching a larger audience and networking with other students. I am honoured to present my work on reducing inequalities especially for people with autism and those it affects. I want the community to be aware that people with autism are people with special needs and they should be treated with special care. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Refuge for the autistic
This project is about raising awareness on autism. Cynthia aim at reducing inequalities that autistic people face in my community. She aims at reaching 50+ families affected by autism. On raising awareness about autism, her is to reach out to 1000+ individuals.
About the Millennium Fellow
Cynthia Wangu Murimi, 19 years old was born on 27th December 2000. She is currently a student pursuing a bachelor's degree in Development studies. She is passionate on being an agent of change especially in the subject of autism.