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 EMMANUEL KIPRONO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Kenyatta University | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 9
" I'm delighted to be a Millennium Fellow particularly at this time of global distress courtesy of the coronavirus pandemic.This will be a platform to learn different approaches to solutions of challenges at hand.I'm keen to interact with fellows with projects in mental health and be able to share and learn from each other.I'm however openminded and can't wait to learn a thing or two from fellows and facilitators! "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Health 1+
Health l+ is a social organisation that helps university students manage stress and depression to achieve mental health for well being.They do this by partnering with peer counselling groups and health units within and without campus. They jointly organize events and bring proffessionals on board to talk about solutions on mental health issues. They believe educating the young people like themelves on issues of mental health makes them live life better and make right decisions in their daily activities.
About the Millennium Fellow
Emmanuel Kiprono is a commerce student from a small village in the South Eastern part of Kenya with a passion to create positive change in his community:focusing on mental health for good health and well being.