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 JADESOLA FATIMAH IYOWU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Lagos | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 3
" I am thrilled to be a part of this incredible journey. It is an honour to be amongst like-minded people, who are passionate about touching lives by sharing love and hope amongst people. I believe being a part of this fellowship will enlighten me and help me view life from different perspectives. The skills I gain from this fellowship will further enhance my ability to solve problems and positively impact those around me. Being a Millennium Fellow Wil help me align my goals with the United Nation's SDGs. I am excited to learn new things and meet new people who are willing to help make the world a better place in their own little way. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Sex Education and Feminine Hygiene
Sex Education and Feminine Hygiene is a project under the United Nations sustainable development goal #3, Good health and wellbeing. aimed at empowering young girls between the ages of 13-24 by educating them on the need for safe sex practices and proper feminine hygiene. this project also aims at helping to reduce the rate of teenage pregnancies, the spread of STIs, and maternal and child mortality.
About the Millennium Fellow
Jadesola Iyowu is a brilliant, young and compassionate physics student at the university of Lagos. Born and raised in Nigeria. She is passionate about spreading Joy and love while educating people and helping them develop themselves. She has a strong sense of purpose and believes in education for all, women's rights and Equality.
Her enthusiasm and deep concern for humanity drives her continuous dedication to social action. She has worked with various people to raise awareness about societal issues and impact lives through her philanthropic activities. She plans to further this by honing skills that can help her become better at being a good representation and help young people educate and properly navigate life. (Especially girls in STEM).