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 DEBORAH OLUWADUNSIN ADEDIRAN, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
University of Ilorin | Ilorin, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 1 & UNAI 1
" I'm so excited about being part of the Millennium Fellowship because,I see the Fellowship as an avenue to enhance my voice as a leader beyond my immediate environment and will also give me privilege to work with like minds too.I belive that this platform will serve as a platform at which my incubated idea of no poverty will be launched, due to its favourable opportunities. I believe that it will be a support system for the attainments of the social impacts. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: SmartLadies,Bootcamp
SmartLadies Bootcamp is a project targetted at empowering vulnerable young women financially so as to enhance thier livelihood. It is aimed at training young women both virtually and physically relevant skills that will serve as a means of income to them, thereby eradicating poverty at a grassroots level. There will be a social media presence that will bring about the awareness of this move and we hope to have empowered 500 women before the end of this project. Women who will be financially free and independent
About the Millennium Fellow
Adediran Deborah is a 5th year student of the faculty of Engineering, University of ilorin. She's a young and passionate social entrepreneur, whose desire is to see fellow young women been financially free. She is energetic, friendly,passionate, dilligent,forbearing ang growth-oriented. Deborah has successfully held different leadership position, shes currently the president of the conference of Nigeria Christian Engineering Students (2020). She loves volunteering and Networking.