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 ABDULMALEEK KEHINDE FATOLA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Obafemi Awolowo University | Ife, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 9
" For there is dignity in service, Millennium Fellowship affords the platform to give to the society for the betterment of all. It also helps to connect with like minds seeking the upliftment of mankind which I think will give me a great sense of belonging and push me to do more. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Physical Fitness & Exercise Immunotherapy
The project is essentially about creating awareness and sensitisation on the need to engage in physical activities and exercises especially at this critical point of human existence when nations are on lockdown. The benefits of exercises as it relates to the immune response of the body to diseases and infections as well as prevention of various cerebrovascular and cardiovascular diseases as a result of sedentary living. Objectives of the project is increasing physical activities during lockdown to prevent diseases arising from sedentary lifestyle and aid quality of life.
About the Millennium Fellow
Fatola, Abdulmaleek Kehinde is a Physiotherapy student of the Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Obafemi Awolowo University. He is an enthusiast who seeks to make the world a better place for everyone. To this end, he works ardently and passionately to be the change he wants to see in the world.