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 AMMARA ALI BAKHTEYAR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

National University of Sciences & Technology | Islamabad, Pakistan | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3

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" I believe the experience of being a Millennium Fellow will not only be helpful in developing a better network to access more opportunities for the orphan children i work with; but also, it will allow me to enhance my dedicated philanthropic efforts by providing me with a platform and numerous learning opportunities hence improving my understanding of the impact that needs to be made. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: One Child One World – OCOW

Under their project OCOW, Pehchaan aims to make an effort for a better upbringing of the children at the orphanages in Pakistan in hopes of providing them with a nourishing childhood. Our goal is to provide them with exposure that will allow them to grow as individuals through personality and skill development. This includes teaching the children about personal and professional grooming, social etiquettes and even holding discussions to produce awareness about global issues. With this we hope that the children will hold the capacity to compete with all other privileged children of their age from a place of equality.

About the Millennium Fellow

Ammara Ali is a passionate and committed student of Psychology at the National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan. She has always been intrigued by how nature and nurture work to shape the perspectives of different people. Her major helps her understand what good quality of life can do for an individual in terms of their development. This motivates her to ensure betterment of the conditions her people reside in. Her work is often motivated by 2 simple goals: efficiency and sustainability which, she feels, is quite in line with the United Nation’s vision of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Therefore, with this opportunity she hopes to make an adequate and important contribution to her country’s progress with the SDGs.