Chemistry for Sustainable Development in Africa gives an insight into current Chemical research in Africa. It is edited and written by distinguished African scientists and includes contributions from Chemists from Northern, Southern, Western, Eastern, Central and Island state African Countries. The core themes embrace the most pressing issues of our time, including Environmental Chemistry, Renewable Energies, Health and Human Well-Being, Food and Nutrition, and Bioprospecting and Commercial Development. This book is invaluable for teaching and research institutes in Africa and worldwide, private sector entities dealing with natural products from Africa, as well as policy and decision-making bodies and non-governmental organizations.The support allowed for sandwich-type PhD-level training of Ethiopian candidates to be pursued between AAU and universities in Sweden. This also led to strong research collaborations between the departments of Chemistry and Physicsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Chemistry for Sustainable Development in Africa|
|Author||:||Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, Jacobus Nicolaas Eloff|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-08-16|