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 RUTH BERRYL OTIENO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Kenyatta University | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 16 & UNAI 6

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" Impactful change, and being an advocate of pertinent issues in the society is my goal. I am really delighted to be a Millennium Fellow for this is a platform that shall enable me acquire skills of being a strong exponent of critical and contemporary affairs in our society. I am assertive Millennium program will
transform me into a more conscious citizen of
my environment and an inspired leader for my
community. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Creating Awareness on Cyberbullying

The project creates awareness on Cyberbullying among high school students and campus students. It involves doing the sensitization by visiting high schools having interactive sessions with the students just to make them know what Cyberbullying is and how to avoid being a victim, same case applys to the campus students. The project further defines the negative effects of Cyberbullying with academic performance and other repercussions such as suicide, mental health problems and stigma

About the Millennium Fellow

Ruth Berryl Otieno is a young, vibrant, energetic, and a visionary student at Kenyatta University. She was born in West Pokot County, and currently lives in Nakuru, Kenya. Throughout her young life, she has always been enthusiastic of starting philanthropic projects that have impact, focusing on promotion of human rights. She believes in inclusivity as a young African leader, so as to foster cohesion in the society. Promotion of UNAI principles and SDGs in her community is of much importance for successful well being of every individual. Being a Millennium Fellowship member is her utmost delight.