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 MERCY CHEPTOO KORIR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
University of Nairobi | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 1
" I am excited to be a part of the Millennium Fellowship programme because it is a great opportunity for me to learn from a group of diverse people and make the world a better place. It is also an opportunity for me to invest in myself and learn from other brilliant minds. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Give a Girl a Pad
Give a Girl a Pad revolves around participating in a pad drive, educating people on teen pregnancy, menstrual health, mental health and sex education. Mercy and the team intends to reach approximately an entire ward in a county, roughly 300 people - with a target to collect 6000 pads.
About the Millennium Fellow
Cheptoo is a second year law student who enjoys reading, listening to music and helping others. she is committed to making the world a better place.