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.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT LAURA MUKENYE MUTISYA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

University of Nairobi Chiromo Campus | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 1

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" I am elated to be a Millennium Fellow because it offers me a platform to transform my ideas into actions, what would have just remained as thoughts will now be a part of something bigger. With my critical thinking and communication skills accompanied by my empathetic nature,through this I will develop skills that will help me fulfill my SDG and UNAI goals. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Joined Minds

Joined Minds is an organisation founded to help raise awareness about mental health and how to access help if one is affected by it

About the Millennium Fellow

Laura Mukenye Mutisya is a young ambitious and driven girl who is pursuing a degree in Biochemistry at the University of Nairobi, Chiromo Campus. She has a vision to come together with the youth of her country to improve the quality of education. she became passionate about education because she saw the world in a different light, education means you are acquiring knowledge and knowledge really is power. Most education systems are centred around being book-smart but they leave out alot of important things like self awareness, mental health and rights and freedoms. She aspires to rally youth and make a change on the quality of education being provided in her country and hopefully, make the world a better place.