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 ANGEL NATTABI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 9
" I am excited about getting knowledge on how to implement my project better, working with and learning from my teammates and in so doing improving my teamwork skills. I want to make sure that all waste reaches recycling plants so that there is sustainable use of available resources and also to reduce pollution in my community. I also want to improve the working conditions of the people who sort through waste and take it to the recycling plant. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Channel Solar Energy
Through the project, they will develop a software that uses reliability and financial ability of the eventual user as constraints to determine the size of solar system components to be used in a stand-alone solar system.
1. Finish the software design.
2. Develop questions in form of questionnaires and google forms on the software.
3. Reach out to five companies and use questionnaires and google forms to find out about implementation process of the prototype.
About the Millennium Fellow
Nattabi Angel is in her final year studying Civil and Environmental Engineering. She is passionate about public health, climate action and equal rights for everyone. She believes that everyone should have access to basic needs at the very least and that it is the responsibility of people who have access to knowledge on causes and effects of climate change, like her, to play a role in protecting the environment.