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

Professor Mouin Hamze Ideas Activities
  • Secretary General, National Council for Scientific Research - Lebanon
    Beirut, Lebanon
  • Email
    Tel 961 1 850125
  • Sector:

    General Public
  • Organizations:

    National Council for Scientific Research - Lebanon
  • 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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The National Council for Scientific Research in Lebanon is a public institution under the authority of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers advising the Government of Lebanon on Scientific Policy. In addition, it runs 4 research centers (geophysics, marine sciences, remote sensing and atomic energy) and finances research projects implemented in private and public universities. It has a great interest in promoting science in general and chemistry in particular and is eager to participate in the activities of the international year of chemistry 2011.