The 53rd International Chemistry Olympiad was held in the Japanese city of Osaka. All representatives of the national team of Turkmenistan - Gozel Dovranova, Berdigylych Rejepbaev, Davut Muhammetgulyev and Yusup Dovletmuradov - won silver medals, the “Vatan” news program of Turkmen television reported.
The International Chemistry Olympiad was held in a distance format from July 25 to August 2. Schoolchildren from 79 countries took part in it.
It should be noted that all members of the Turkmen national team at the ICHO-53 have already won medals this year at the 55th International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad for schoolchildren, in which 28 countries took part.
Berdigylych Rejepbaev and Davut Muhammetgulyev were awarded silver medals of the Olympiad, Yusup Dovletmuradov and Gozel Dovranova - bronze. According to experts, the tasks of the Mendeleev and International Chemistry Olympiads are different.
The national team was prepared for the competition by a team of experienced teachers led by Nazar Mamedov, a chemistry teacher at the State Boarding School for Talented Children.