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 UJJWALA NAGENDRA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Amity University | Mumbai, India | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 9
" As someone who has always been passionate about climate action, I am simply honored to be granted such a position. I am excited because I have finally been provided with a platform where I can further spread my agenda and work towards bettering the planet. I am also excited to receive ideas from people who share the same ideals and believe we can work together to combat climate change. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Reverberate Hope
Reverberate Hope is an environment toolkit with all the information on the climate crisis and sustainable living, on one platform. We’ve made the switch to a sustainable lifestyle easy, without majorly disrupting your current lifestyle. We intend to educate more people about the importance of climate action, and why it is imperative that all of us adopt a sustainable lifestyle.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ujjwala Nagendra is a writer and English student at Amity University, Mumbai. She was born and raised in Kuwait and is currently living in India. She has taken part in organizations that focus on enriching the planet ever since secondary school, whether it be visiting petrol bunks and requesting citizens to be warier of their fuel consumption, planting trees in the forests, etc. She still remains passionate about Climate Action and performing actions that minimize our carbon footprints, and promote sustainable development. She plans to further organize projects that adhere to these goals and work towards minimizing the potential impacts of climate change.