Kazakhstan presented an anthem to the Mendeleev Olympiad
30-04-2012 17:30
Kazakhstan presented an anthem to the Mendeleev Olympiad


“It was a gift from Kazakhstan – a new anthem of Mendeleev Olympiad. Now, this anthem will be performed in all states, which will host the Olympiad. Next year in Uzbekistan, then - in the Ukraine, etc.,” - said V.Lunin.
“Now we just have to establish a flag, and our Olympiad will become even more respectable competition with 46 years of history – this is a significant period”, - he said.
It should be noted, that 46th International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad was held in Astana from in the period from 23 to 29 April, 2012.
15 students represented the Kazakh team. As a result of the Olympiad, the Kazakhstan participants won 1 gold, 4 silver and 7 bronze medals. The absolute winner on the results of experimental tour was recognized Ashim Kairat, schoolboy from the city of Taraz.
Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad is held annually in late April - early May among schoolchildren of the CIS countries, Baltic and South-Eastern Europe. This Chemistry Competition is the successor of the All-Union Chemical Olympiad. 10-11th year students from among the winners of national chemistry competitions participate in it.