International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC Launch in Uruguay Pia Cerdeiras   |   added on Apr 03, 2011    |    Uruguay La Facultad de Química y el PEDECIBA-Química realizaron el lanzamiento del Año Internacional de la Química en el anexo del Palacio Legislativo. El evento cerró con la presencia de escolares que participaron de actividades químicas de Química D+.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: general public, school children

Home-made Experiments Contest Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on Apr 03, 2011    |    Argentina The contest consists of making a home-made experiment, which must be recorded and uploaded. Previously, they must set a hypothesis and afterwards, there must be a conclusion.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, competition, science fair Audience:

Experiencia H2.0 Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on Apr 03, 2011    |    Argentina Alumnos de diferentes escuelas secundarias realizarán una purificación y controles de calidad del agua de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Los procesos serán filmados y subidos a los campus virtuales para esta experiencia colaborativa.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools

The Latin American Pesticide Residue Workshop Horacio Heinzen   |   added on Apr 02, 2011    |    Uruguay The Latin American Pesticide Residue Workshop (LAPRW) is a biannual open forum for discussion on current concepts and future developments in the field of pesticide residues in food and the environment
Topic: workshops, conferences, seminars, pesticides Audience: research scientists, professional chemists, universities, post graduate students

Role of Chemistry in industrial development in Kenya Leonard Gitu   |   added on Apr 02, 2011    |    Kenya Seminar/ Workshop
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, chemistry education, workshops Audience: students, industrial chemists, professors, educators, graduate, post graduate students, universities