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 HALIMAT OMOBAMITALE ABDULSALAM, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Ilorin | Ilorin, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 2
" Service is about taking responsibility for what is wrong in the community, and more so, the world and doing something about it.” ― Amanda Troillet
Being a part of the Millennium Campus Fellowship will serve as a directional guide for righting the wrongs that is abound in the community. The skills I gain from the Fellowship will make my social impact in the student community more focused and in line with the UNAI principles and SDGs.
I look forward to gathering the prerequisites skills in achieving that. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Healthy Mind Healthy Living
The Healthy Mind Healthy Living Initiative is a mental health awareness campaign designed to help students and young adults understand the benefits of keeping a healthy mind and the coping mechanisms for handling anxiety, pressure and suicidal thoughts.
The program is a 2-Day webinar that held on the 13th and 14th of November, 2021 with 2 counsellors and a physiologist on seat to serve as a guide to members of the audience.
About the Millennium Fellow
Abdulsalam Halimat is a bright, young and exceptional lady with a very high moral compass of what is right or wrong. She was born in Nigeria and currently resides there. She is studying law at the University of Ilorin, Kwara state, Nigeria.
Growing up in a country like Nigeria where poverty, injustice and inequity runs amok, it's decadence and social depravity has never been more prominent. This cannot continue to remain so. As such, she has invested all her energy into fighting for and advocating for the protection of human rights where necessary.
She has volunteered and participated in several philanthropic and justice driven organizations within Nigeria. She would love to be a driver and tool for the attainment of justice, both locally and globally.