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 KRITIKA BHATT, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Tribhuvan University | Kirtipur, Nepal | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3

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" The Millennium Fellowship program provides opportunities to get connected to the people who needs assistance and help uplift the livelihood.
I am a people's person and helping people is what the fellowship does; for that i will be guided by the program leaders. I find this skill is especially helpful when kicking off new projects with members.
so I am very excited to work under the Millennium Fellowship program as a fellow. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Dakshya

Our team conducted research to fetch areas where we could contribute to creating social impact. We came across some inmates of the prison located in the Dhading district of Nepal. We observed that the prisoners there wanted to study but were are not provided with sufficient books and reading materials for it. We realized that learning and education is a life-long opportunity that no one should be deprived of and hence decided to go for a book distribution project.

The project Dakshya aimed to impact more than 300 prisoners of prison in the Dhading district. However, we are planning to extend our target to more prisons and impact the lives of more prisoners from other prisons around Nepal. Additionally, we will also be conducting a study regarding how the Prison system of Nepal is failing to facilitate prisoners with sufficient books and educational materials. This report shall work as a reference and a contribution for reform in the prison system for concerned authorities in Nepal

About the Millennium Fellow

Kritika Bhatt is an energetic, curious and dedicated hard working under graduate law student studying at Tribhuvan University, Nepal. She was born in Kanchanpur District of Nepal. From the early days of her high school, she has been very keen on helping people and expressing her views on justice, equality and also about the political condition of nation. Bhatt loves meeting new people and listening stories of people, helping them overcome the problem either legal way or other ways. She has been actively participating in welfare programs about social justice, women's right, raising voice against the rape culture and about the rights of marginalized people in Nepal.
For the same interest in the field of social work, she has choosen Law as her major subject in bachelors level. She is ambitious and looks forward to become a good Advocate in the legal field.