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 DEBORAH OLUWADAMILOLA OGUNYEMI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Ibadan | Ibadan, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 9
" Through my work, I use creativity and adaptivity to drive innovation. Being a part of the Millennium Fellowship gives me new skills that will help me make my social impact on sustainable agriculture more tangible and aligned with the UNAI mission and UNSDGs
Intending to increase my competence by thinking of new ways of learning to increase my creativity is very exciting. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Lush and Green Project
Lush and Green Project is an online campaign to promote the use of eco-friendly materials in home gardening to prevent food waste and environmental pollution.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ogunyemi Deborah Oluwadamilola has always been enthusiastic about sustainable agriculture, child development, and leadership, and is currently a first-class Agricultural Student at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria.
From Deborah's experience in agribusiness and commitment to social relevance, the drive for sustainable food systems emerged.
In her current position as President of the Students Club in her Department, Deborah has organised agripreneurship webinars. Deborah hopes to continue working in sustainability in the agricultural sector to make a stronger contribution to UN sustainable development goals.