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ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2023

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. 44,000+ student leaders from 3,300+ campuses across 170+ nations applied to join the Class of 2023. 260+ campuses worldwide (just 9%) in 38 countries were selected to host 4,000+ Millennium Fellows for the Class of 2023.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT STEVE COLLINS, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2023.

African Methodist Episcopal University | Monrovia, Liberia | Advancing SDG 5 & UNAI 2

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Millennium Fellowship Project: Sustainable Action For The Inclusion Of Students With Disabilities

-To raise awareness amongst all students to get reed of the barriers affecting students with disabilities
-To promote equal participation and inclusion of students with disabilities in decision making
-To stop/end stigmatization towards students with disabilities
-To ensure easy movement of students with disabilities around the campus’s edifice
- Extend the awareness to communities through radio broadcast and one on one dialogue in communities.

About the Millennium Fellow

Steve Wisdom Collins, President of Liberia National Student Union-Grand Gedeh County Chapter and Founder and Executive Director of a youth-led organization in Liberia called Youth Action for Transformation Network (YATN), was the only Liberian to be selected for the Nasser Fellowship for International Leadership Fourth Batch. The International Leadership Fellowship which started on Tuesday, May 30, 2023, and will climax on the 15th of June 2023.

Collins is a student of the African Methodist Episcopal University (AMEU) in Monrovia, Liberia, he is majoring in Criminal Justice and Forensic Science minor. The Nasser Youth Fellowship for International Leadership is widely regarded as one of the foremost continental and global platforms for exceptional young leaders from across Africa and the world at large.

This fellowship brought together 150 youthful leaders from across the world, and Collins was the only Liberian to be selected thus hundreds of Liberians applied but they were unable to meet the selection standard for this year’s event except Steve.

Steve Wisdom Collins is an award-winning Child Rights Activist of the Year 2021, given by the Grand Gedeh Achievers Award, and an emerging Climate Justice Activist of the Year 2021, given by Yugnet Liberia.

Steve was one of Liberia’s delegates to COP27 in Sharm EL Sheikh, he represented the Liberia National Students Union (LINSU) at this most talked about United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Steve W. Collins had been involved in amplifying the voice of students and youth. This young man is rising from a humble beginning and he is optimistic about reaching the peak of his God-calling duty on earth, which he believes is seeking for a just and equal society, in regards to Climate Justice.

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