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 NYASHA VANESSA LUNDA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Zimbabwe | Harare, Zimbabwe | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 6
" Actively making a impact in my society whilst developing lifelong skills in leadership, teamwork and networking is something I look forward to. Seeing the untouched potential the women and the girl child have and the restrictions that stop them from reaching it is what fuels me to keep fighting for rights. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Pad it up
Pad it up is a program targeted to empower both men and women in our society, mainly from a young age, to learn about reprodutive health and how their bodies work.
About the Millennium Fellow
Nyasha Vanessa Lunda is a young vibrant and passionate medical student at the University of Zimbabwe in Zimbabwe (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery). She was born and is currently studying in Harare, Zimbabwe but resides in Kwekwe. Nyasha has always been passionate about fighting for women's rights and taking part in making a brighter future for the girl child. That is why throughout high-school and University she has been actively involved in campaigns, programs and activities that are aimed at this. Through her profession she hopes to get a step closer to the desired goal.