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

Mr. Karabo Seiphemo Ideas Activities
  • Mr., Avusa Education
    Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Email
    Tel +27 11 280 5103
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    Avusa Education
  • 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
  • Web Site:


We as Avusa Education publish educational supplements for both primary and high schools nationally that get inserted into the main body of the Sunday Times and the Sowetan. We also publish Sunday Times Storybooks that we distribute to under-resourced schools in South Africa.

Furthermore, we conduct workshops to about 2000 teachers a year, teaching them how to use newspapers as an additional resource in the classroom.