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 PATRICIA NYAWIRA THUKU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

University of Nairobi Main Campus | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 10

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" Nothing feels more good than being in a group of intellectuals from different walks of life brought together in a platform of interaction to share and exchange ideas with clearly well put down goals.That is what MCN is.It brings together like minded individuals with desire to bring an effect to our world today.I love the existence of health and knowledge ,fairness and healthy leadership. Everyday is a dream for me to advocate for change and enrich the lifestyle of every individual without putting into consideration to ethnicity,age,colour,education level and physical wellness. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: The Bliss

The bliss is a project that is dedicated to quality education and health literacy for the women in some of kenyas highly affected regions,these are some areas where women are barred from education to perform home chores and others are cut of from education at such an early age.The learned women in a number of these areas are treated as outcast and the women in the society do not want to be associated with them in the name of"they are absorbing the western culture."The project majorly targets women from age 8-20 who are in the school going age but majorly also includes already mature women who are mothers and are illeterate healthwise,most of the women in the rural marginalised areas are getting eye opening tips for knowledge.The major sustainable development goal on the chase is quality education,with health issues and gender equality on the minor segment.Its time women get equal platforms to men,no human being is inferior.putting that into consideration it is also of importance to understand that the boychild and men in the society are also important hence the fight is not meant to demoralize them and inferiorate thethe men in our society.

About the Millennium Fellow

Thuku Patricia Nyawira is a health reporter and student at the university of Nairobi, pursuing a bachelor's degree in journalism and media studies specializing in broadcast production. Born in Nakuru county in Kenya .Patricia has passion for leadership, health and human rights and enlightenment and is passionate about using communication for establishment of sustaining environment. Patricia has passion and aspirations for a healthy world with elite individuals and aspires to use communication for the achievement of her goals.