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    AT A CONFERENCE ATTENDED BY SCIENTISTS AND SCIENCE TEACHERS IN NAIROBI ON MONDAY, THE JAPANESE GOVERNMENT PRESENTED THE KENYAN WITH SCIENTIFIC APPARATUS WORTH GBP3,000 STERLING.

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    STRATHMORE COLLEGE; JAPANESE VISITORS.




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    Background: AT A CONFERENCE ATTENDED BY SCIENTISTS AND SCIENCE TEACHERS IN NAIROBI ON MONDAY, THE JAPANESE GOVERNMENT PRESENTED THE KENYAN WITH SCIENTIFIC APPARATUS WORTH GBP3,000 STERLING.

    THE CONFERENCE, HELD AT THE STRATHMORE COLLEGE, DISCUSSED ADVANCES IN SCIENTIFIC EDUCATION.

    THE CONFERENCE WAS ATTENDED BY MR KAZATAKA SUZUKI, AN EXPERT ON SCIENCE EDUCATION FROM THE JAPANESE OVERSEAS TECHNICAL CO-OPERATION AGENCY, IN TOKYO. THE JAPANESE AMBASSADOR TO KENYA, MR T. URABE, ALSO ATTENDED, ALTHOUGH THERE WAS NO FORMAL CEREMONY TO HAND OVER THE GIFT OF THE APPARATUS.

    AMONG THE OTHER EXPERTS AT THE CONFERENCE WERE, MR D.J. WENHAM, FROM THE NUFFIELD SCIENCE TEACHING CENTRE, AND DOCTOR VON BIRO, A PHYSICIST FROM GERMANY.

    THE CONFERENCE WAS CHAIRED BY MOTHER CYRIL, PRESIDENT OF THE KENYA SCIENCE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION, AND DOCTOR PETER NDERITU, DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF VETERINARY SCIENCE AT NAIROBI UNIVERSITY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADXTS0B3VRU4BO5OMMF89BR4HS
    Media URN:
    VLVADXTS0B3VRU4BO5OMMF89BR4HS
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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