International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Jane Langley Ideas Activities
  • Director, Cool it Schools
    Westminster, London, UK
  • Email
    Tel 02077387267
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    Cool it Schools
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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Cool it Schools is a web based global environmental project for young people. CiS have now launched our second poetry competition 'Chain Reactions' on the theme of chemistry.

The Cool it Schools programme will be exploring ideas around chemistry and climate using creative art, film, music and writing to communicate the results.