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 DANA HASSAN EL KHATIB, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

St. Joseph University | Beirut, Lebanon | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 5

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" Determination, hard work and creativity have always driven me throughout my high school and university years . Being a Millennium Fellow will be a way for me to enhance my skills and thus my impact on society . I am excited to be helping my community especially in such hard times it's experiencing in these moments. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Darbak

Darbak is an independent student led initiative that the Millennium Fellows of the St. Joseph University plan to lead throughout the Felllowship program period with an estemated outreach of 300 to 400 people (depending on the rapidly degrading situation in lebanon which will hopefully not interfere). Our aim is to provide orientation for carreers, universities and scholarships available to lebanese students seeing as with the lack of ressources abd current political climate they often feel trapped in their current situations and do not see the possibility to access higher quality education because of the lack means outside of Beirut (the capital) and its suburbs.

About the Millennium Fellow

Dana El Khatib is a creative hard working law student at the Saint Joseph University of Beirut. She grew up in Lebanon, a country flowed by social and economic issues, issues that affected the community's well being. This situation has driven her since an early age to engage in community work as she volunteered in multiple projects and for two years now she's been volunteering with the red cross. Her professional goals are to protect women's, children's and minorities' rights by defending them through the law tool.