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 ZAINAB YUSUF ABUBAKAR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Ilorin | Ilorin, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 5 & UNAI 1
" Being a Millennium Fellow provides the platform and opportunity to make changes in my community with my voice and my actions. I am very excited to be able to network with a group of diverse individuals who are committed to making sustainable impact and dream of a better and safer world for all. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: The Girl Child Initiative
The Girl Child Initiative (T.G.C.I) is a non governmental project led by Millennium Fellow Alabi Ore-Oluwa Favour. The Girl Child Initiative aims at addressing the good healthand well being of young girls between the ages of 9-15 of classes Basic 5 to Senior Secondary School 2. The T.G.C.I is a project that will involve visiting schools in Kwara state (October- December 2021) and it is going to host three physical events which will involve teaching, workshops and discussion about the menstrual cycle alongside souvenir distribution. At the T.G.C.I, we aim at reaching out to 1000 girls in Ilorin city
About the Millennium Fellow
Abubakar Zainab Yusuf is a second year Medical student at the University of Ilorin. She is an avid reader with a wide range of volunteering experiences. She is passionate about mental health, personal development and making positive impact in her community and the world at large in hopes of lining in a better world. She enjoys reading literature, writes poetry and short stories and baking new recipes.