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 CHRISTIANNA MARIE SEQUEIRA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Simon Fraser University | Burnaby, Canada | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 7

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" Collaboration and innovation are two ideas I strive for in any project I undertake, and those rely on communicating with others. As a Millennium Fellow I am excited to share and hear stories about environmental initiatives happening worldwide, expand my network, and learn new skills to create a bigger impact in my community. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Barriers to Belonging

Barriers to Belonging is an initiative and online space aimed to empower others to share the challenges they have faced through storytelling. Through personal anecdotes, creative writing, art, and educational resources, Barriers to Belonging hopes to connect people worldwide who have overcome adversity to inspire others through the values of allyship, advocacy, and community.

About the Millennium Fellow

Christianna Sequeira is an International Studies and Sustainable Development student at Simon Fraser University. Growing up in British Columbia, Canada, she always knew that she wanted to get involved in environmental projects and solutions for climate change. Taking this passion into the world of academic affairs, Christianna has taken an interest in global development and sustainability and hopes to one day take her studies and research abroad. She has contributed to a variety of student organizations throughout her time at university, working to connect and empower others for international action and hoping to continue those initiatives through a sustainable lens.