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Dr. Wycliffe Wanyonyi

Dr.  W. Wanyonyi of the Physical Sciences Department at UoK was one of the six (6) recipients of the 3rd round of the PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC grants in Green Chemistry, 2016. He participated in the award ceremony during the 6th IUPAC Green Chemistry Conference that was held in Venice, Italy on 4 - 8th September, 2016 (http://www.greeniupac2016.eu/awards). Dr. Wanyonyi gave  a presentation on his winning research project and he also received a certificate in recognition of the excellence and beneficial nature of the project and the PI's research skills with regard to implementation of the project. International media reports on the event are on the following links:

NB: The call for the 4th round of applications for the PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC grants of U$30,000 in Green chemistry is open on the link below, with a deadline of 28th February, 2017. staff members are encouraged to apply:

http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/science-technology/basic-sciences/chemistry/green-chemistry-for-life/how-to-apply/

The UoK Council, Management, all staff, and students congratulate Dr. Wycliffe Wanyonyi for not only winning the award but also, for enhancement of UoK's visibility and above all, the long-term benefits to humanity entailed in the project.

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