ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2021
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In 2021, over 25,000 young leaders on 2,000+ campuses across 153 nations applied to join the Class of 2021. 136 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 2,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2021 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT STANLEY WISDOM NNAMANI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Ahmadu Bello University | Zaria, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 12 & UNAI 1
" I am very excited to be a Millennium Fellow because the fellowship would give me the chance to meet and work with like-minded people who are very passionate about creating positive sustainable and impactful changes in their local community and the world at large. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: PUP (Plastic Upcycled Products)
PUP stands for Plastic Upcycled Products. PUP venture is a social enterprise created with the goal of accelerating plastic upcycling in Nigeria to solve the plastic pollution problem in the country. Our first product, PUP Polish is a shoe polish made from upcycled plastics. It is a smooth waxy paste shoe polish that provides shine, nourishment and long lasting water protection for leather shoes. The Pup project targets SDG 1, 11, 12, and 15. The project aims not only to clear the environment of plastic pollution, but also to provide jobs for the locals as manpower is need for each stages of the production process down to marketing and distribution.
About the Millennium Fellow
Nnamani Stanley Wisdom is a distinguished Computer Engineering student at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna, Nigeria. He is a tech enthusiast that is very curious and passionate about making positive impacts in his locality by using tech inclined solutions to solve common problems. These is evident through the various projects that he has either led or being part of since high school days. He is the Grant officer for the ENACTUS ABU team's Startup company PUP(www.pupindustries.com), a company focuses on creating valuable products through plastic upcycling with the primary aim of reducing the plastic pollution problem in Nigeria.