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 CHIAGOZIEM KRISTINE OHAMADIKE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Georgia Institute of Technology | Georgia, United States | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 9
" Being a part of the Millennium Fellowship provides an opportunity to collaborate with my fellow solution-oriented peers. I am confident that my ability to creatively address nutritional deficiencies in my community will be strengthened. Ultimately, as a member of the Millennium Fellowship, I will be equipped to embark on a life-long commitment towards advancing the UNAI principles and SDGs. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Fresh For You
Fresh For You is an initiative to encourage healthy eating habits and to increase the accessibility to affordable, fresh produce for college students. This initiative will include a forum where students can share their healthy recipes with their peers. Additionally, Fresh For You will hold events where students can gather, eat, and cook together. Lastly, Fresh For You seeks to address food insecurity on campus by mobilizing students to volunteer with local food pantries. Additionally, Fresh For You will work to educate others on the causes of food insecurity within the community and the best approaches to sustainably address it. During the fellowship period (August-December 2021), Fresh for You will aim to have shared at least 15 different healthy recipes. Additionally, Fresh for You will aim to organize at least 3 opportunities for students to gather and at least 3 volunteering and educational sessions.
About the Millennium Fellow
Chiagoziem Ohamadike is a biology student at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Georgia. Chiagoziem’s love and appreciation for food, coupled with her passion for advocating for the wellbeing of her community, has inspired her to explore the ways in which increasing student’s access to and knowledge of fresh, healthy food contributes to an increase in their overall wellbeing. Throughout her high school and college careers, Chiagoziem has been involved in service projects that seek to increase access to healthy lifestyles.