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 KICABER SAVIOUR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" Teamwork fueled by systemic thinking drives my daily ambitions. I believe that being a member of the Millennium Fellowship will enhance my skills collaboratively and give me the opportunity to meet new people. I am confident that the skills I will gain from the Millennium Fellowship will be used to impact positively on my community and in achieving the SDGs goals and in alignment with the UNAIs principles. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Red Flag Against Teenage Pregnancy
This project is based on prevention and elimination of teenage pregnancy that has sprouted as a result of the covid 19 lockdown in the area of Omoro District in Northern Uganda. It mainly focuses on one on one scheduled with the victims and victims parents plus any girl child exposed to this vice. The project is going to be carried out in four easy steps
1. School visits in the rural and engaging the teachers to discourage early pregnancy
2. empowering the victims in areas of technical skills like tailoring and liquid soap making.
3. Involving the local leaders and community members to put up a tough punishment for the perpetrators
4. Holding talks with the locals and teaching them the benefit of letting a girl child study and the disadvantages and risk of teenage pregnancy.
This project will be carried out mainly by the University students who hails from this district in order to reduce cost and convince the locals against the dangers of teenage pregnancy.
if this project is to yield some success i believe that it will have a positive result on reductions and possibly the elimination of teenage pregnancy in Omoro districts in Northern uganda.
About the Millennium Fellow
KICABER SAVIOUR is a young enthusiastic, highly motivated, and all-round medical student currently completing his first semester of year 3 in Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery at Makerere University. He was born in northern Uganda, resides in Kampala, and is currently studying at Makerere University. For as long as he can remember he has been passionate about human medicine and also the drive to eradicate bad cultural practices like child marriage which he witnessed while growing up.