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 OLAJUMOKE ADESOLA ADEWOLE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Lagos State University | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 3
" I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow as this is a great opportunity to work with young people with great minds in making a positive impact in the society. I look forward to improving myself and also giving back to my community. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Breast Cancer Awareness Project (BCAP)
The objective of Breast Cancer Awareness Project (BCAP) is to raise awareness of Breast Cancer among girls and women in our society and also reduce mortality from breast cancer.
About the Millennium Fellow
Olajumoke Adewole is a fourth year medical student of Lagos state university college of medicine and a public health enthusiast who is passionate about rewriting the narratives of the African health system. Her desire to put an end to malaria in her community and Africa as a whole led to her forming an initiative - Kick Out Malaria Initiative (KOMI) together with a colleague. She is also an alumni of the African ChangeMakers Initiative (2020 cohort). Olajumoke happens to be a serial volunteer for so many organizations. She volunteers with her medical knowledge and skills, participating actively in several outreaches.