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.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT CLINTON IFEANYI OKECHUKWU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 3
" There was no greater Joy compared to being accepted by The Millennium Fellowship, a organization set up to groom young individuals into being the very best.
Getting the right guide and mentorship to build my creative thinking and social adaptability to help me relate with my target auidence has been my number one aim for joining the Millennium Fellowship, and not only does my goal look more attainable, i will be able to achieve UN sustainable development goals and take The Retina initiative to higher heights . "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Heal (Healthy Eyes Awareness Literacy) the world
The Heal the World project was designed to reach out to students with visual need and to prevent avoidable blindness in my school
About the Millennium Fellow
Okechukwu Clinton Ifeanyi is a young, driven and inspired student in the University of Benin, He is a student of Optometry in his clinical year. He is presently a first class student and with the zeal to take it to the very end.
He is the media director of The Retina Initiative, a non-governmental organization aiming to prevent avoidable blindness in their community and has volunteered for several outreaches comprising of the Heal the world project, sickle cell retinopathy awareness, world diabetes awareness, mob-eye clinic and he has led the Heal the world project 2.0 with the support of Peace first organization where he was awarded a grant to carry out his project.
He is someone who wants to make a difference in his society, through courage, compassion and by co-operating with like minded individuals.
He is also a web designer and likes to cool off with good music.
Okechukwu Clinton is a Proud Millennium Fellow