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 BETTER OLARONKE AJIBOYE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology | Ogbomosho, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3, SDG 11 & UNAI 9
" I am excited to be a part of the Millennium Fellowship because it will serve as a platform to function as an agent of change in my community. The Fellowship will also connect me with like-minded young people who are committed to making impact. I believe that my advocacy for clean water for all will reduce the rate of water-borne diseases and in turn produce an healthier community. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: CLEAN "2" SAVE
CLEAN "2" SAVE will be centered towards promoting SDG 11 and 3. The project involves making the environments and communities sustainable. To achieve this project, Felows will partner with the local authorities in the surrounding communities. Through awareness, campaigns and outreaches , the project would have equipped individuals on ways of making the environment more sustainable.
About the Millennium Fellow
Better Olaronke Ajiboye is a final year student of Medical Laboratory Science at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo state, Nigeria.
She is passionate about health advocacy, research, volunteering and graphics design. She is committed to the advancement of the Sustainable Development Goals particularly SDGs 3, 4 and 6.
She has over 2 years experience in the social space through volunteering for some Non-Governmental Organizations.
She is a volunteer at Teens Meet Outreach which is a community of teenagers and young adults committed to carrying out the SDGs.
She is also a volunteer at MedLabConvo, an initiative which educates the public about the medical laboratory profession through advocacy, campaigns and onsite outreaches. She envisions a society where healthcare services will be accessible to everyone. She also look forward to a community where clean water will be readily available to everyone.