International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Calling All Professionals Suggestion Suggestion Oby Debs   |   added on Apr 21, 2010 Chemists Talk
Topic: seminars Audience: schools

History of Chemistry Suggestion Suggestion Nahla Ismail   |   added on Apr 19, 2010 how chemistry started and how it was used and for what purposes at that time. on the other hand how is it today and the steps of its developments
Topic: workshops Audience:

Printing media Suggestion Suggestion BALASUBRAMANI V VETRI   |   added on Mar 24, 2010 To encourage school children to know about Chemistry we should provide printed periodic table copy from primary level
Topic: references Audience: school children

Chemistry in developing countries Discussion Discussion Fastino Madzima   |   added on Mar 24, 2010 most developing countries, especially most African countries, they do not have proper scientific and technical support to develop their education and in-turn scientific environment properly: they lack some of the most important training tools such as training instruments and information exchange etc, how can we help them?
Topic: hands-on activities, science fair, seminars, science communication, workshops Audience: decision makers, professional chemists

Chemistry Popularization Suggestion Suggestion Parthasarathy Seshadri   |   added on Mar 03, 2010 TNSF popularize science among school children and general public through many activities described below.
Topic: hands-on activities, science fair Audience: school children, general public