• Organizational Behaviour 

      Ollivierre, Loraine; Powley, Roger; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      This is a preparatory course aimed at gaining valuable knowledge in the theoretical aspect of organizational behaviour and exposing students to the application of the organizational principles, practices, techniques and ...
    • Our Common Future 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-04-20)
      Delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Foreign Ministers Meeting, Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), London, UK, 20 April 2018. Co-written with Dr K Balasubramanian, ...
    • Our family radio program: a tool to enhance open and distance learning for the vulnerable children 

      Sitali, Martha M (2010-11)
      The Ministry of education has put in place interventions to protect children’s right to education. One of them is called “0ur Family Radio Program”. This is an interactive radio program that aims at helping teachers, parents ...
    • Outdoctrination: Society, Children, Technology and Self-organisation in Education 

      Mitra, Sugata (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-11-03)
      Slides from presentation at the Fourth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning (PCF4), in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, 3 November 2006. Presented by Sugata Mitra.
    • Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-27)
      In this presentation, I shall first examine what we mean by partnerships, and then review some models of partnership within open universities that have evolved over the last forty years. I shall then take up three examples ...
    • Overview of COL's Programmes 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      COL's Three-year Plan for 2009-2012 is entitled Learning for Development, continuing with the theme of the previous triennium. The broad term “learning” – which subsumes formal education and training – not only captures ...
    • An Overview of Developments and Trends in the Application of Information and Communication Technologies in Education 

      Farrell, Glen (UNESCO, 2003)
      The context Over the last few years the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in all sectors of education has increased dramatically – and continues to do so. While the writer is not aware of supporting ...
    • An Overview of Open and Distance Learning: Trainers' Kit 001 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Asian Development Bank; International Extension College (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);Asian Development Bank, 1999)
      The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are pleased to provide this toolkit for your use and we sincerely hope that it will be a valuable resource for anyone planning and conducting training ...
    • Pacific Leaders in Open, Online and Distance Learning 

      Bossu, Carina (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03)
      In this piece about Pacific leaders in ODL, I noticed that despite the fact that many leaders have or have had a formal professional base at their institutions, many have worked across different nations and in collaboration ...
    • Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-06-20)
      COL Vice President Mr. Vis Naidoo discusses COL's commitment to the development of the regional centre, presented at the Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting, Vanuatu, 20 June 2013. Duration: 6:31 // Resource ...
    • Pakistan 2012-2015: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (2015-06)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2012-2015 in Pakistan. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth 2012-2015: Country Reports". http://hdl.handle.net/11599/874
    • Pakistan 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 Pakistan. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth: 2015-2018 Country Reports" <http://hdl.handle.net/11599/2866>.
    • Panel discusson on Open Educational Resources for Development 

      McGreal, Rory (2013-11)
      An international panel of experts in OER will provide their views on the state of the art in OER creation and deployment. This will include reports on OER activities on four continents and regions and on the development ...
    • Papua New Guinea 2012-2015: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (2015-06)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2012-2015 in Papua New Guinea. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth 2012-2015: Country Reports". http://hdl.handle ...
    • Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth: 2015-2018 Country Reports" <http://hdl.handle. ...
    • Param University: Meta University with New Education and Social Development 

      Takwale, Ram (2013-11)
      The Information Communication Technologies of the 21st Century have created always connected people, newer processes and mechanisms, and new ways of organizing and governing people. These developments offer an opportunity ...
    • Participation Leads to Ownership and Sustainability of a Radio Program: A Case Study of Local Women’s Groups’ Sponsorship of Phukusi la Moyo (a bag of life) Radio Program in Malawi 

      Makowa, Gladson; Simbi, Charles (2013-11)
      Phukusi la Moyo, a health, Integrated Management of Child Illnesses and Safe Motherhood radio program started with funding from Commonwealth of Learning (COL) in 2009. The program went through three phases all funded by ...
    • Partnership for Enhanced Blended Learning: Quality Assurance Workshop 

      Perris, Kirk; Mohee, Romeela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-04-17)
      Presented by Professor Romeela Mohee, Education Specialist: Higher Education, COL, and Dr Kirk Perris, Adviser: Education, COL, at a quality assurance workshop (as part of the Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning ...
    • Partnership for staff development between the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) Open College and the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) of India: The experience of a participating scholar in this partnership 

      Erapae, Tuai (2013-11)
      Papua New Guinea is one of the developing countries in the South Pacific that is yet to have a government funded and established Open and Distance Learning (ODL) tertiary institution. Although the need to establish a ...
    • Partnership or Paternalism 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08-13)
      There are many things about OUR century that we can be proud of. Colonialism is by and large gone and most countries are now independent; more and more people want to participate in making their communities work and the ...