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 ANDRÉS MARCELO GÓNGORA DEL FIERRO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Universidad de Monterrey | Monterrey, Mexico | Advancing SDG 11 & UNAI 9

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" I'm excited to be part of the Millennium Fellowship family because I'll have the opportunity to share the advance of my projects with a great team by my side, encouraging each other to complete our goals. The motivation that keeps me pushing to reach my goals lies within a better future for everyone. I'm looking forward to future generations enjoying life on Earth as it is right now. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Kalanaín K'aax

The project involves the plantation of a sustainable forest using the Miyawaki method, which makes the forest grow 10x faster than a normal forest.

About the Millennium Fellow

Andrés Marcelo is a happy, passionate, and sympathetic Economics student at the University of Monterrey, located in Mexico. Being empathic with others is something remarkable about him, he always sees himself in the position of others, in search of the best way to make a transcendental change in their lives. He always has a group mentality, leaving no one behind and focusing on reaching his goals alongside a great team. He wants to be sure that each of his everyday actions is strictly attached to reaching the SDGs, contributing to a better life for future generations.