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

Prof.ssa Maria Paola Azzario Ideas Activities
  • Presidente, The UNESCO Centre of Turin
    Turin, Italy
  • Email
    Tel (0039)0116936425
  • Sector:

    Non Governmental Organizations
  • Organizations:

    The UNESCO Centre of Turin
    IPAZIA programe
  • 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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