International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Lerika Cross Ideas Activities
  • mrs, astronomical society of southern africa
    Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Email
    Tel +27 (0) 82 650 8002
  • Sector:

  • Organizations:

    astronomical society of southern africa
  • 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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I am the organiser of ScopeX 2011 (7 May 2011 in Johannesburg) and we launching a ScopeX Astronomy School Competition with a theme around the IYC - the finals will be at ScopeX.

Any support for this initiative in the form of prizes to schools or students would be excellent.