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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Othman Hamed Ideas Activities
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  • 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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An-Najah national University offers a B.Sc degree in chemistry as well as MS and Ph.D. An-Najah University will be organizing a chemistry conference in June 2011 in celebration of IYC. Every year the chemistry students at An-Najah University organizes chemistry exhibition and invites to it all industrial and educational sectors in Palestine. The main purpose of the exhibition is to educate ordinary people about the importance of chemistry and the impact that has on their daily lives. IYC represent a Global effort to increase awareness in the field of chemistry, the chemistry department at A-Najah National University would like participate in this effort.