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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Mr Ushitha Kariyawasam Ideas Activities
  • Network Administrator, Royal College
    ICFAI University- Sri Lanka Campus, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Email
    Tel 0094714034134
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    Royal College
  • 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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Royal College in keeping with the global technological trends has implemented an "online" system in order to track and monitor not only the academic progress of their children but also their discipline, attendance, sports and co- curricular activities. It also provides information on the other activities of the school, facilitating "discussion" the online system has made its mark in the globe village thus improve the quality of life at Royal.

As a part of International Year Of Chemistry 2011,The Ministry of Education in Srilanka is organising an interactive session at the Royal College Colombo.This will be attended by the students and teachers of other schools of Colombo .The topic of discussion would be "Biogas- A Triple benefit process in 21st century " and it will be delivered by Prof.A.A.P.De Alwis from University of Moratuwa on July 15th .The recorded version of the lecture will then be shared among 1000's of students through ThinkQuest an online portal of The Oracle Education Foundation.