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 ESTHER ADWOA ASANTEWAA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology | Kumasi, Ghana | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 9

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" I'm so excited to be part of the Millennium Fellowship. I know this Fellowship is going to give me the opportunity to learn from other fellows from diverse backgrounds and with brilliant ideas. I'm hoping to learn and also impact my society positively by educating everyone on Climate Change and it's implications. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Youth for Climate

The project seeks to educate school pupil on the need to know about climate change, it's implications and the possible best we can help contribute our part to mitigate climate change.

About the Millennium Fellow

Esther Adwoa Asantewaa is a bright young lady, who is currently pursuing her undergraduate degree at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology reading Natural Resources Management. She was born in Ejisu in the Ashanti region of Ghana and currently lives in Ejisu. She had her Senior High School education at Notre Dame Girls Senior High in the Bono region, Ghana. Esther's love for nature, biodiversity conservation, wildlife photography and her enthusiasm about collective action towards protecting the environment and our planet earth made her join, and also volunteered with organizations and other groups interested in environment and natural resources management.
Esther is part of A Rocha Knust, Green Stewardship International (GSI) Volunteers Drive and joining these groups has helped widen her scope on natural resources management and conservation as well. She had the opportunity to apply for a leadership training that was held in Kumasi, Ashanti region, Ghana by the Agrointroductions Ghana and the Staley school of leadership studies in Kansas University which was the Youth Leadership Empowerment and Advocacy for Developing Climate Smart leaders in Ghana (Youth-LEADCSL) where she learnt a lot and she's ready to help contribute to mitigating climate change.