International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Kenya Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 A Poster Competition for Kenyan Students In preparation for the IYC2011 celebrations, the Kenya Chemical Society (KCS) in collaboration with Pan Africa Chemistry Network (PACN) announces a poster presentation competition for Kenyan university chemistry undergraduate students on "Chemistry in Everyday Life." Prof. Shem O. Wandiga Fri, 24 Sep 2010 17:37:59 -0000 Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa (NAPRECA) The theme of the symposium is "Natural Products from African Biodiversity" and experts in the area will present papers on the structure elucidation, biological activity, potential use as drugs and synthesis of Natural Products. Dr. Solomon Derese Mon, 18 Oct 2010 13:14:55 -0000 Networking Breakfast - University of Nairobi, Kenya Women in Chemistry; lecturers, students, alumni and role models in the field; will get together on Tuesday, 18th January, 2011 to discuss a number of topics including the importance of chemistry in life and the pivotal role of Marie Curie in Chemistry. Dr. Leonidah Kerubo Omosa Sun, 09 Jan 2011 19:15:02 -0000 Celebrating IYC 2011 in Kenya The Department of Chemistry, University of Nairobi, and the Kenya Chemical Society has planned a number of activities towards celebrating IYC 2011. The main targets of these activities are undergraduate students, high school teachers and their students, Midlevel College Lecturers and their students and the general public. Dr. Solomon Derese Fri, 28 Jan 2011 09:52:47 -0000 Role of Chemistry in industrial development in Kenya Seminars/ Workshops on 30 April 2011 and 28 August 2011 Dr Leonard Gitu Sat, 02 Apr 2011 10:37:59 -0000 Vision 2030 - popularizing chemistry in Kenya On 25th March 2011, the International Year of Chemistry was launched in Kenya at a conference held at the University of Nairobi. This second conference is a follow up and it is expected to bring together a diverse group of participants. Dr Patricia Gitari Tue, 07 Feb 2012 17:07:40 -0000