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 ABDULRASHEED AFOLABI ISMAIL, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Maiduguri | Maiduguri, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 13 & UNAI 2
" Creativity and adaptability, fueled by systems thinking, drive my art and my work. Being a part of the Millennium Fellowship will enhance these skills collaboratively. The skills I gain from the Millennium Fellowship will make my social impact on schools and art communities more tangible and aligned with the UNAI principles and SDGs.I am excited to increase my anticipatory competence by envisioning new ways of learning and creativity. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Climate Change and Flood Disaster Awareness
Climate Change And Flood Disaster Awareness. Unfortunately, public perception of flood risk and flood risk information is often overlooked when developing flood risk management plans. For Many cities, not much is known about peoples’ flood risk awareness and perception, how much resilient they are, what adaptive capacities they possess and what socioeconomic, cultural and political drivers influence their risk perception and adaptive capacities.
About the Millennium Fellow
Abdul Rasheed Afolabi Ismail is a bright, young and globally competitive Law student at University Of Maiduguri. He was born in Nigeria, resides in Nigeria, and is currently studying in Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria; truly a citizen of Nigeria. For as long as he could remember, AbdulRasheed has always been passionate about his advocacies for capacity building. This drive and ardour translated itself from AbdulRasheed's experiences in the international community and her continuous dedication to social action. Throughout his high school years and currently in his college years, he has successfully organized various philanthropic projects and social justice movements; which through his outstanding leadership, he plans to continue in the future. AbdulRasheed aspires to be in a professional field where he can cultivate these advocacies further, and provide his own contribution to the movement of the United Nations' Sustainable Goals.