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Academics Across Borders

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Below a list of established UNESCO Chairs in the field of chemistry by country


UNESCO Chair in Chemical and Environmental Engineering (2), established in 1994 at Agostinho Neto University , within the framework of the Santander Group (Angola)

UNESCO/SHELL Chair in Coal Gasification (620), established in 2003 at the Institute of Coal Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Taiyuan, Sahanxi (China)

UNESCO Chair in applied membrane sciences for environment (660), established in 2004 at Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier, Institut Européen des Membranes, Montpellier (France)

UNESCO Chair in Macromolecular Characterization (645), established in 2004 at the University of Technology and German Institute for Polymers, Darmstadt (Germany)

Mediterranean Basin UNITWIN Network for Green Chemistry (MEGREC UNITWIN Network) (731), established in 2006 at The Interuniversity Consortium Chemistry for the Environment –INCA, Venice (Italy)

UNESCO Chair in Green Chemistry (627), established in 2003 at the Uzbekistan National University (Uzbekistan)

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Launching of the Academics Across Borders Initiative (AAB)
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