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

Jan Reedijk Ideas Activities
  • Professor, KNCV
    Leyden, The Netherlands
  • Email
    Tel +31715274450
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
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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
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As a long-time teacher in academic (Inorganic Chemistry), I am reading to share

experiences and multiply the obtained knowledge also to the secondary teaching level and to the general public.

The IYC appears to be a great opportunity to spread the great possibilities and challenges for chemistry in regard to the future of our planet.