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 AIMEN AKHTAR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
National University of Sciences & Technology | Islamabad, Pakistan | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 9
" I really look forward to the learning experience and the skill sets I would acquire by the help of the Millennium Fellowship. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Justujoo
Justugoo aims to raise awareness about plastic toxicity caused by sanitary pads. It’s relation to cervical cancer, toxic shock syndrome, urinary tract infections and hygiene issues related to these floral scented cushioned plastic wraps.
About the Millennium Fellow
Aimen Akhtar is a hardworking and very avid dreamer. From a very young age, she learned that in order to achieve something you have to work for it to happen. Currently she is studying applied biosciences at the Pakistan's number one university NUST in the ASAB department. She is very compassionate towards children and wants to remove the inequity that the children of lower income class children face as their poor circumstances and lack of awareness make them vulnerable. She wants to to empower them by providing basic education that would help them carve their path.