International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Rosario Contarino Ideas Activities

  • 95125 Catania, Italy
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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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Whereas my scientific background is logical that I also have an interest in chemistry and its practical applications. If we add to everything that I am a philatelist, this explains my expectations for the burying of IYC_2001 stamps program, which is additional to the previous IPY_2007 / 9 (International Polar Year), IYA_2009 (International Year of Astronomy) and IYB_2010 (International Year of Biodiversity).

My best regards,