• Keynote Address, Plenary: Skills Development 

      McGreal, Rory (2013-11)
      Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Keynote Address, Plenary: Skills Development, 3 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria. Presented by Professor Rory McGreal, Commonwealth of ...
    • Keynote Address, Plenary: Technology and Innovation 

      Unwin, Tim (2013-11)
      I begin with a short overview of ten good practices that need to be in place to ensure effective use of ICTs in education: It’s the learning that matters, not the technology Teachers must be involved from the ...
    • Keynote Address, Plenary: Women and Girls Education 

      Mensah-Williams, Margaret (2013-12)
      Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Keynote, Plenary - Girls' & Women's Education, 4 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria. Presented by The Honourable Margaret Mensah-Williams, Member ...
    • Keynote Address: Access and Inclusion 

      Mlambo-Ngcuka, Phumzile (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-29)
      Presented by Dr Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, at the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 29 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, ...
    • Keynote Address: Efficiency and Effectiveness 

      Wiley, David (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-30)
      Presented by Dr David Wiley, Chief Academic Officer, Lumen Learning, at the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 30 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    • Keynote Address: Higher Education in an Age of Disruption 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-11)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at Innovation Arabia 11, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 March 2018. Co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, COL.
    • Keynote Address: Indian Higher Education: Role of Library Professionals 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-24)
      Presented by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the National Seminar on "Recent Trends and Practices in Librarianship," 24 March 2018, Sambalpur University, Burla, India.
    • Keynote Address: Quality and Equity in Learning 

      Fadzil, Mansor (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-28)
      Presented by Professor Dato' Dr Mansor Fadzil, President/Vice-Chancellor, Open University of Malaysia, at the Eight Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 28 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    • Keynote Address: Technology and Innovation 

      Bean, Martin (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-28)
      Presented by Mr Martin Bean, Vice-Chancellor and President, RMIT University, at the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 28 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    • The Kingdom of eSwatini 2015-2018: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2015-2018 in the Kingdom of eSwatini (formerly Swaziland). This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth: 2015-2018 Country ...
    • Kiribati 2012-2015: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (2015-06)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2012-2015 in Kirabiti. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth 2012-2015: Country Reports". http://hdl.handle.net/11599/874
    • Kiribati 2015-2018: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2015-2018 in Kiribati. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth: 2015-2018 Country Reports" <http://hdl.handle.net/11599/2866>.
    • Knowing and Growing Network of Organic Women Farmers in the Caribbean: Digital media for learning, networking and farm management 

      Tandon, Nidhi (2010-11)
      With no explanation for climate change or the abrupt shifts in weather, farmers may think this is ‘God’s work’ - and beyond the control of mere mortals. By extension, farmers might not consider themselves actors of consequence ...
    • Knowledge Acquisition and Skill Development Issues and Pointers for Future Development of TVET in India in Formal as well as Distance Education Mode 

      Verma, Anand P (2010-11)
      The concerns and imperatives of Vocational Education and Training (VET) demand that education should lead to total human development. This includes personal, intellectual, social economic, civic, cultural, ethical and ...
    • Knowledge and Skill Acquisition from a Distance: Meeting the Changing Demands of Disadvantaged 

      Dev, Kapil (2010-11)
      This paper attempts to explain the need of Open and Distance Learning (ODL) for the specific disadvantaged population so as to meet their changing demand for knowledge and skill acquisition. There are no controversies ...
    • Knowledge and Skill Development using Mobile Technology for Reducing Risks among Farmers 

      Anabel, Nancy J; Malarvannan, S; Karuppaiah, Jegan (2013-11)
      Indian resource poor farmers face several challenges such as lack of information on soil fertility, availability of quality seeds and other inputs, dependable weather forecast linked advisories, suitable crop varieties, ...
    • Knowledge for Development in the Information Age 

      Perinbam, Lewis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1997-04-07)
      Notes for the Preliminary Consultation on Global Knowledge 97: Knowledge for Development in the Information Age, Montreal, PQ, April 7, 1997, by Lewis Perinbam Senior Advisor (External Relations) // The organisers of this ...
    • Knowledge Management Roundtable: Report and proposals for action 

      Harry, Keith (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1999)
      Commonwealth of Learning hosted a " Knowledge Management Roundtable" at its Vancouver headquarters 19 - 21 October 1999. Experts in distance education libraries and information databases discussed the changing nature of ...
    • Knowledge Management Strategies for Distance Education 

      Butcher, Neil (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      During the past century, rapid development of an information society and growth in the quantity of accessible information was given considerable momentum with the development of information and communication technologies ...
    • Knowledge Parks: Hype or Hope for the Developing World? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Rashid, Majed (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-05-09)
      My topic today is ‘Knowledge Parks: Hype or Hope for the Developing World?’. I will first look at the evolution of the three generations of Knowledge Parks, and then briefly examine the question of whether the hope matches ...