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 RAMANATHAN T, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Tata Institute of Social Sciences | Chennai, India | Advancing SDG 11 & UNAI 9
" I'm excited to be the part of the Millennium Fellowship as this will be a valuable experience which will provide me a good morale, right resources and other enthusiastic Fellows besides myself to support this initiative. This distinction (experience) will help me in giving confidence and proper knowledge about approaching different communities for making a social impact. This will help me to design many community-friendly projects in future for positive impact on their societies. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Promoting proper waste handling
Initiation of our student community to take some crucial steps towards waste management in our campus which will help our community to know the importance of waste management and will help them to lend their hand in providing us a sustainable future. There will be an awareness campaign run simultaneously to our students for making the campus sustainable in all possible spheres. The quality of bins on our campus will be ensured first which will be followed by proper segregation of different type of wastes produced on our campus. As part of this, clean- up drives would be organized where volunteers would turn up for collecting wastes and properly segregating it. There will be the proper follow-up to the campaign where we will look for proper disposal of wastes which we segregated with the help of local administration. A special emphasis will be on increasing food waste in our campus and by the end, If the university reopens before the end of December.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ramanathan T hails from Southern India has an immense interest in getting to know about his surroundings and the dynamics revolving around it. He reads and writes for his interests. He loves to travel to different destinations and believes that a lot of experience is gained through it.