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 RUTH CHIGOZIE OKOLOEZE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Benin | Benin City, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 1
" Participating in the Millennium Fellowship will allow me to improve my advocacy skills for health care. It will also provide a venue for meeting like-minded people and change makers who are passionate about creating positive change in their communities. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Women's Health Education
Involves educating young girls in 2 selected public secondary schools on maintaining good health, good grooming, menstrual hygiene and mental health.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ruth Okoloeze is a passionate health advocate who is currently pursuing a nursing degree at the University of Benin, Nigeria. She has always been interested in promoting healthy living through volunteer work.
Ruth hopes to contribute to the development of the United Nations' sustainable goals by promoting good health and well-being in her community.