Pan Africa Chemistry Network
With a special focus on the Millennium Development Goals and the countries of Central Africa, the Network will ultimately span the entire Continent.
Launched in London on 21 November 2007 and in Nairobi on 27 May 2008, the Pan Africa Chemistry Network is in the early stages of development. The PACN aims to help African countries to integrate into regional, national and international scientific networks.
The Network represents an innovative approach to working with the science community in Africa
Including upcoming schools outreach, conferences and workshops that are occurring in Africa, as well as containing downloadable teaching resources.
This report summarises the conclusions and recommendations emerging from the '1st PACN Congress on Agricultural Productivity' in 2011
This unique report summarises the conclusions and recommendations emerging from the PACN's 'Sustainable Water Conference 2009'
05 May 2011 - This unique report summarises the conclusions and recommendations emerging from the PACN Green Chemistry Conference in 2010
University of Nairobi, Chemistry Department
University of Addis Ababa
Based in Johannesburg (North) and Cape Town (South)
Archives for Africa
The RSC provides FREE access to RSC electronic journals in African libraries
Access To Chemistry
This educational resource is now free to the Pan Africa Chemistry Network
Register for Free access to the online textbook "Access to Chemistry" for African schools and universities
This book effectively forms a self-study course, which is split into separate modules and units covering all concepts required for those needing a basic knowledge of chemistry.
The Naked Scientists Africa Podcast
The Naked Scientists have produced a special thirty minute weekly edition for broadcast across Africa and the rest of the world or to download as podcasts.
The University of Leeds and the RSC’s Pan Africa Chemistry Network embark upon an epic journey of sharing chemistry
PACN: Four Years On Brochure
Read about the achievements of the Pan African Chemistry Network after four years.
PACN: Three Years On Brochure
Download this booklet to learn more about the developments of the Pan Africa Chemistry Network.
PACN: Two Years On Brochure
Looking at the growth and achievements of the Pan Africa Chemistry Network since its inception in 2007
PACN: One Year On Brochure
A summary of the first year of PACN activities
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Pan Africa Chemistry Network webpage
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Contact and Further Information
Dr Alejandra Palermo
Manager, International Projects
Royal Society of Chemistry, Thomas Graham House, Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0WF
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7440 3336
Fax: + 44 (0) 20 7734 1227