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  • ODL in the Fourth Industrial Age: Opportunities for Africa 

    Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-24)
    A presentation from Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, for the 1st RETRIDOL Annual Colloquium, National Open University of Nigeria, 24 March 2020.
  • From Data to Difference! 

    Kanwar, Asha; Carr, Alexis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-13)
    Presentation for the 13 March 2020 Side Event at CSW64/Beijing + 25 (2020) at the Joint Office for Commonwealth Permanent Missions to the United Nations.
  • Keeping the Doors of Learning Open COVID-19 

    (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-13)
    With an increasing number of states, provinces and even whole countries closing institutions of learning as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, 363 million learners worldwide are being impacted (UNESCO, 2020). COL has ...
  • Commonwealth of Learning Presentation 

    Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, 2020-03-10)
    A presentation from Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, to Dr Neil Fassina, President of Athabasca University, on 10 March 2020.
  • President's Message for Commonwealth Day 2020 

    Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-09)
    A message from Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, on Commonwealth Day, 10 March 2020.

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