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 AYIBATARIERE AYIBAEBI JONES, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Niger Delta University | Amassama, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 2
" I am excited that I'm a Millennium Fellow because a global platform to be enlightened and exposed to the Sustainable development goals is now being made accessible to me.Through this my dream of being part of those to bring the Sustainable development goals to limelight by 2030 would become a reality.I have always been passionate about it. Also apart from the certification from United Nations.I will gain alot of knowledge from the trainings that would broaden the scope of my horizon. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Act 4 Her Initiative
Women of reproductive age group, especially those in developing countries face numerous challenges regarding their sexual and reproductive health. The Act 4 Her Initiative seeks to promote women's reproductive health by increasing awareness on the use of appropriate and suitable contraceptive methods to prevent unwanted and high-risk pregnancies, the need to plan families including spacing of pregnancies and limiting the family size, in order to prevent or reduce maternal mortality to the barest minimum. Also to create and increase awareness on the dangers of Teenage pregnancy, unsafe abortion, Sexually transmitted diseases, Female Genital Mutilation, Child/forced marriage, and others.
By the end of 2020, the Millennium Fellows would have hosted about 20 events reaching out to about 2000 persons aged 15-49 years of the Women of Reproductive Age Group across departments of the 12 faculties in Niger Delta University. They will achieve this through Social media platforms including WhatsApp and Facebook.
About the Millennium Fellow
Jones Ayibatariere is from Nigeria Bayelsa state.She is a final year student of NigerDelta University Wilberforce Island studying Medicine and Surgery. She has a passionate and caring heart for her fellow humans. She is also trustworthy,diligent and determined lady whose utmost desire is to affect lives in every possible way. She had worked for some organisations and had shown good leadership skills overtime.