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 NNENNE FLORENCE-AYAMBEM EKE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Calabar | Calabar, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 8 & UNAI 2
" I'm excited to be a Millennium Fellow because I will be opportune to contribute my innovative, leadership, and creativity skills to the Millennium Fellowship and also enhance and develop more relevant skills during my work with them. I'll also get to connect with great minds and build a good network.
My passion to lead and serve and make the world a better place for all makes me always get involved in anything that will make an impact in the world in the lives of people. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: The Youth Build Up Initiative
The youth build up initiative was birthed with sole aim of addressing the unemployability status of Nigerian youths after school having acquired the necessary skills in a particular field through empowerment, education and awareness programs. This Project aims at educating, empowering and creating awareness of the importance of soft skills for example effective communication, power of team work, empathy, conflict resolution when used in conjunction with hard skills acquired from school. This project is designed specifically for young Nigerians in senior secondary schools and tertiary institution leveraging on the wide use of electronic gadgets among this set of students targeted.
The project seeks to promote the employability quality of students graduating from schools through build up of character traits and interpersonal skills that reflects resourcefulness, ethical behaviour, productivity, empathy making use of online seminars, online capacity training, online competitions using platforms which are easily accessible by the targeted population which will drive social impact in any field of work where the students find themselves. The goal of this project is to increase young school leavers suitability for employment in the global work/business world. This project will first target senior secondary schools and tertiary institutions in the city of Calabar, Nigeria.
About the Millennium Fellow
Eke, Nnenne Florence-ayambem is a smart, innovative, and hard-working young lady gifted in counseling and advocacy. she was born in Nigeria and resides in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. she's currently studying pharmacy at the University of Calabar.
she's passionate about the pharmacy profession, leadership, public health, research, and advocacy. She has participated in various outreach to feed the hungry, health outreach to distribute sanitary pads, even in remote areas.
she aspires to continually be in a setting that will always allow her to cultivate and practice these dreams of hers as well as make great impacts while contributing to the development of the United Nations' sustainable goals and the world at large.