Chemistry for Sustainable Development in Africa
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.
First book highlighting advances in Chemistry in Africa with an emphasis on applying the results to the principles of sustainable developmentContributions will be from scientists of geographically differing regions in Africa with representation from Northern, Western, Southern, Eastern, Central and Island StatesThis is the first (known) book project summarising Chemical research from African scientists and providing readers with an insight intoChemistry being carried out in African countriesHow chemical advancements can further sustainable development, with a particular focus on issues specific to countries in AfricaDiffering areas of researchMany multidisciplinary