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 FADHILA YUSUF, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
University of Nairobi | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 5
" I am excited to be part of the Millennium Fellowship since it is a great platform for like-minded individuals to achieve sustainable development goals. It is also a great place to learn about more organizations in my campus and foster future partnerships. I am excited to learn and share ideas as well as have fun along the way. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Tubonge Kenya
Tubonge Kenya aims to identify and resolve common psychological issues before they escalate into psychiatric problems. Our goal is to conduct online campaigns through Instagram and Whatsapp in order to increase awareness of these psychological issues. Currently, we have not seen structural first aid techniques geared towards these issues, so we aim to promote our first aid strategies. Tubonge Kenya will be mainly active on Instagram, we aim to have at least 100 followers, We aim to reach at least 1000 unique contacts by the end of our WhatsApp campaign.
About the Millennium Fellow
Fadhila Yusuf is a proactive member of society who believes in integrating her medical background into her advocacy of mental health and sexual health. She is an active member of the University of Nairobi, having served as vice-chairperson in the student council as well as chaired the mental health club and research club. She also participates actively in research and looks for innovative ways to achieve sustainable development goals, of which millennium fellowship is the best platform.