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 KENECHUKWU CHINYELU UDEMEZUE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Babcock University | Ilishan-Remo, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 9
" Innovation which is better encouraged by my determination to make the world a better place , drives me to do the work I do. Being a part of this amazing fellowship will amplify my skills. The skills I intend to acquire will assist my social impact in my community . I am also excited that I'd be helping the world to achieve our Sustainable Development Goals.. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Calm the Clime
The project, calm the clime is focused on climate action (SDG 13) and it is a group project. The objective of this project is to raise awareness about climate change and engage in activities that project climate. The main focus is on sustainable recycling and combating the damage made by plastics.
About the Millennium Fellow
Udemezue Kenechukwu Chinyelu is a driven young woman who resides in Lagos, Nigeria. For as long as she can remember, she has been an advocate for women's rights, mental health and a healthy environment. Her determination to achieve her goals has translated itself from her personal experiences to social action. She has attended several international conferences on women empowerment and environmental sustainability, thus assisting her to organize projects during her enrollment in high school. She plans to carry out more successful projects in the future. Kene intends to be in a professional field where her voice can be heard so that she can work hard at contributing to accomplish at least one of the Sustainable development goals.