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 ABDULMUJEEB OPEYEMI MUHAMMAD-OLODO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.

University of Ilorin | Ilorin, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 1

" I am passionate about achieving Universal health coverage and SDG 17(Sustainable development through global partnerships). Looking into my own country's health system and socioeconomic standing, I understand that a lot of work needs to be done to get adequate health services and removing majority of the populace from the sinking depth of poverty. I believe that as a Fellow, I'll be amongst highly intriguing intellectuals with whom adequate collaboration and exchange of ideas would incite the exposure needed for all our goals to be achieved. Also, with the arrayed amounts of NGOs in existence, I believe that sustainable development through global partnerships could be monumental steps in getting the world to be the better place we wish for ourselves and future generations to exist in. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Operation Feed an African Child

Operation Feed an African Child (OFAC) is a proposed project, by the Federation of African Medical Students Association ‚ Standing Committee On Population Activities (FAMSA-SCOPA). I'm a medical student officer representing my school in SCOPA. The project is aimed at reducing the number of children affected by food insecurity in African communities. It is a strategy applied to achieve zero hunger by 2030, in accordance to SDG 2. Our goals are:

1. To provide food to at least 100000 children in IDP camps or orphanage homes
2. To increase awareness of the severity of food insecurity faced by African parents in feeding their children through:
3. Reaching out to the community farmers, to enhance more food production and selling at a low price to the citizens.
4. Reaching out to the food technologists/nutritionists to promote food fortification and diversification.
5. Increase awareness via social media, radio stations, television stations, etc.

About the Millennium Fellow

Muhammad-Olodo Abdulmujeeb Opeyemi is a medical student in University of Ilorin, Nigeria. He has a purpose driven mindset towards making the world a better place to live in. He believes with strong collaboration and collective interests, the world can come together to solve most of its troubling issues. He enjoys reading literature, writes poetry and plays basketball, volleyball, table tennis. He also loves adventures and exploring new spaces.

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