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 IDOWU ABIOLA OMOLE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 1 & UNAI 2
" Empathy and kindness is the true foundation of emotional intelligence. I am extremely so happy and grateful for this opportunity because being a Millennium Fellow will help me acquire the necessary skills and training require to make a remarkable social impact and it will also give me the opportunity to connect with different intellectuals in the world already impacting their environment. With this we will all be able to become World changer making the world better for our self and generations to come "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Basic Computer Skills
Basic Computer Skills
Basic Computer Skills (BCS) is an independent project led by Millennium Fellow Idowu Omole. It addresses the issue of capacity building through technology. The project aims to engage both High school and University students through both online and offline interactions and teaching to enhance knowledge on basic use of technology for positive change. During the Millennium Fellowship period (August - November 2021), project B.C.S will host a minimum of Four online events and some offline event depending on the Covid protocol. These events will be a mix of video tutorials, live practical session on computer installations, repair and use of basic computer programme, workshops and roundtable discussions. In the end we are aiming to train about 200 or more persons.
About the Millennium Fellow
Omole Idowu Abiola is an altruistic, young, passionate fourth year medical student of the University of Benin. He is a freelance medical advocate and Information Technology tutor who is passionate about issues bordering on technology, public health, peace building, prevention of accident, disease control and improvement of human life. He has volunteered for several organizations right from high school where he holds several key roles in teaching students basic computer skills, war against drug abuse by NDLEA, UNICEF HIV prevention and control club and engages in health outreaches among others.