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 AKOAMHEN ADO-AGHUGHU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 1
" I am excited to be a Millennium Fellow because of the opportunities that comes with being a Fellow. It would be an amazing journey because I would be engaged with persons from around the world. I am convinced that Electricity should be accessible to all and it becomes better when it is a clean source. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Light up Naija
Light up Naija is a project aimed in improving processing abilities of farmers in rural areas by providing Clean, reliable and accessible source of electricity. The project intends to impact on a minimum of 50 community members. It is a tough period globally but this project would achieve it's expected aim.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ado-Aghughu Akoamhen is a Nigerian and was born in Benin city, Edo state. She began her educational journey at University of Benin Staff School. She had her secondary education at University of Benin Demonstration Secondary School, Benin and Command Day Secondary School, Abuja. The light up Naija project was conceived at the need for people with the focus on rural farm owners to have affordable and clean electricity on their farms in order to ensure food stability in a long run.