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 AYOTUNDE ABDULHAKEEM ISIAKA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Afe Babalola University | Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 6
" I'm excited to be a Millennium Fellow owing to the fact that I get to gain more leadership experience from like-minded individuals. In addition, it is an opportunity to brainstorm and share ideas on how to combat current global challenges. Passion, innovation as well as hardwork drives my work. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Larias Health Initiative
Larias Health Initiative is aimed at addressing the morbidity and mortality rate of malaria in high-risk population groups particularly among the children under 5 years of age and pregnant women. This entails sensitizing them on its prevention, symptoms through health outreaches and campaign as well as media publications. During the Millennium Fellowship period (August-November 2021) project LARIAS HEALTH INITIATIVE will organize 2 community health outreaches focusing on the rural areas (where screening would be done) as well as 2 webinars where medical information on malaria prevention and control will be provided and ultimately aiming to reach about 500 people.
About the Millennium Fellow
Isiaka Ayotunde Abdulhakeem is a bright, aspiring, and globally competitive medical student at Afe Babalola University in Ado-Ekiti. He was born and currently resides in Ibadan, Nigeria. Asides pursuing a career in medicine, he has always had passion for working with Non Governmental Organisations (N.G.Os) with the aim of promoting good health within communities as he has been dedicated in few N.G.Os like Standing Committee on Health and Environment of the Federation of African Medical Students' Association (FAMSA SCOHE). He plans to continue his dedication in future and use his experience gained from Millennium Fellowship in other aspects of life.