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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Contact Detail

John Spencer Ideas Activities
  • New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
    Wellington, New Zealand
  • Email
    Tel +64 4 4635119
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
  • 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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As head of a university school of chemistry and as a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry, I am keen to ensure that the opportunity presented by IYC to bring chemistry to the attention of the general public, is not wasted.