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 DOROTHY ALAGO KABASITA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 9
" I believe in that people have good intentions. We need each other and cannot achieve our goals in this world without the help of others. I believe love and unity make the world go around. Through my love for technology, I hope to transcend barriers of poverty and ignorance in my neighborhood and to overcome issues such as depression and anxiety affecting many youth today. "
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
Dorothy Kabasita Alago Ocilaje needs help from the people around her to achieve the plan that God has for her life.
She has these four names because her family wanted her to have them. Dorothy stands for gift from God. Kabasita is her grandmother's name, she is named this because her father loved his mother so much and needed to pass on the name to his first daughter. Alago is her name from the Itesot clan. Ocilaje is her father's name. Dorothy wants to connect people around her by using technology.