International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Edu Inam Ideas Activities
  • Dr, Chemical Society of Nigeria
    Uyo, Nigeria
  • Email
    Tel +234-7062404480
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Chemical Society of Nigeria
    University of Uyo,
    Organization of Women in Science and Technology from Developing Countries
  • 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 am a young researcher in chemistry and currently teaching chemistry courses to undergraduate student in a College. I am planning an activity to celebrate IYC 2011 in my College that will involve my students and the general public. We hope to create awareness in chemistry and encourage young people's interest in chemistry. I got to hear of IYC 2011 during the National ACS meeting in Boston this August. I even volunteered to speak in my native language for a video on IYC 2011. I will be pleased to liaise with other people from my country to have a National Event