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.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT IKTIAR AHMED TASHDID, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Bangladesh University of Professionals | Dhaka, Bangladesh | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 9

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" To carry out any project that needs a team work requires some essential skills such as leadership skills, communication skills, group work skill, adaptivity etc. We are able to enhance these skills only when we work with different people from around the world. Millennium Fellowship will help me achieving these skills that I can utilize in future. Thus I'll be enough able to keep big social impact and keep myself affiliated with SDGs and UNAI principles. I am really looking forward to learning new ways and directions of creativity and social skills. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Eco-Network

Eco-Network is a youth led Global Organization that is working for ensuring Environmental sustainability everywhere in the world. It is such a platform where anyone can join & take some action for protecting our environment & mother nature. We work on SDG goals which are related to environment like Climate Action (SDG 13), Clean & Renewable energy (SDG 7), Life on Land (SDG 15), Clean water & Sanitation (SDG 6). We collaborate all these 4 goals with Gender equality (SDG 5). Because we believe, if we can’t ensure equity, we can’t expect sustainable development. Eco-Network engages Youth to promote SDGs in different high schools & rural areas as well. Our main focus are teenagers & women.

We have organized online and offline events. Awareness programs, and online webinars. We did a fun raising event to help the people in need who suffered losses due to the pandemic. The goal of the project is to ensure climate sustainability among all of the people of Bangladesh along with all of the people all over the world for a better mother nature: Earth.

About the Millennium Fellow

Iktiar Ahmed Tashdid, 2nd year student at Bangladesh University of Professionals studying Environmental Science as major, born in Dhaka, Bangladesh and living there since. From very childhood, Tashdid has always been concerned about environment and tough to consider environment as friend and family, constantly working to enrich his knowledge more to focus on environmental issues like climate-change, pollution, waste management, biodiversity etc., engaged with Eco-network, a multinational environmental organization as Chief Coordinator, conducts projects, to be the youth leader, saves environment, aspires to be a professional on this sector, work further on the International level and contribute to the mankind.