International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Mr Safari Fungo Ideas Activities
  • Standards Officer, Tanzania Bureau of Standards
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Email
    Tel +255783107531
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  • Organizations:

    Tanzania Bureau of Standards
    Tanzania Chemical Society
  • 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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I have an exposure and experience in Industrial-Analytical Chemistry, Entrepreneurship and Business Management having graduated from University of Dar es salaam (UDSM). I have worked in the sector in the country and attending professional workshop in International and national platform. In the past last year i worked as a Secretary to National Technical Committees which was dealing with the standardization of products in the chemical Industry, namely Technical Committee on Petroleum and Petroleum Product; Gas Product; Lubricant and Oil. My interest is in Technology Transfer and entrepreneurship development.

My interest to the IYC 2011 is to use my chemical technology skills as well as my entrepreneurial skills in enabling women entrepreneurs in appreciating and realizing the contribution of chemical knowledge in entrepreneurship development and wealth generation by adding values to their products ranging from soaps and detergents to salts and agricultural products.