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 ONYINYECHUKWU CHIDIEBERE OKAFOR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Nigeria | Nsukka, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 2
" Enlightenment, experience, evidence and empathy fuel my advocacies. The opportunity of being a part of the Millennium Fellowship is priceless and will help enhance these skills. I am so excited to be a part of creative, enthusiastic and innovative minds who seek to achieve the sustainable development goals through their plans and actions backed up with constancy to purpose. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: HappiMe: Antidepression Campaign
The project is an antidepressant campaign aimed at addressing the effects of depression on the youths. It serves as an avenue for the the affected ones to seek for answers to their numerous questions through our social media handles and email. The project is based on empathy and sees the individuals as brothers and sisters fighting for the same course which is, good health and well-being. Also, there is prompt reply to the challenging questions based on the knowledge obtained through expert advice and guidance.
About the Millennium Fellow
Onyinyechukwu Chidiebere Okafor is a young, bright, innovative and an optimistic Pharmacy student at University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She is a citizen of Nigeria and and the world. Onyinye is also a BSc. graduate of Plant Science and Biotechnology from the same University aforementioned. Onyinye has always been passionate about her advocacies for public health and mental health well being. This drive has led her to successfully organize and participate in some of the health outreaches achieved in the past years. Onyinye enjoys writing, researching and creating public awareness on health issues. She believes that learning never exhauts the mind but creates solution to a certain problem.
Onyinye aspires to be in a professional field and with professionals where she can learn for more understanding, cultivate these advocacies further and provide her own quota towards the development of the United Nations' sustainable goals.