• The Commonwealth of Learning 

      Kanwar, Asha; Naidoo, Vis; Ferreira, Frances; Umar, Abdurrahman; Kaushik, Madhulika; Lesperance, John; Mead Richardson, Alison; Balasubramanian, K; Pringle, Ian; Bullen, Mark; Balaji, Venkataraman; McEachern, Doris (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-11)
      The Commonwealth of Learning’s presentation to the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, Canada, 11 April 2013, Vancouver, Canada // It gives me great pleasure to formally welcome, for the first ...
    • Constructing the Framework for Financing Tertiary Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-22)
      Caribbean Development Bank, 43rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors, Panel Discussion - Financing Tertiary Education, St. Lucia, 22 May 2013, Constructing the Framework for Financing Tertiary Education by Mr. Vis ...
    • Drivers for Change in Higher Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12-11)
      Video presentation delivered at the ICT Leadership in Higher Education Workshop (11–12 December 2014) held in Dhaka, Bangladesh by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning. The presentation focuses on the ...
    • Education and Training: Building the Critical Platform for Social and Economic Development in the Pacific 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-03-25)
      Video speech/presentation given at the Pacific TVET Open Distance and Flexible Learning Forum held in Tonga (25-28 March 2013) by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:47 // Resource contains link to video ...
    • Emerging Trends in the Development of School Networking Initiatives 

      Naidoo, Vis; Ramzy, Heba (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004)
      This collection of research and case studies provides snapshots of developments in school networking in seven regions of the world. Schoolnets can be defined as the entities that facilitate collaboration among schools and ...
    • How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-09-08)
      This presentation focuses on the key technology developments globally and their implications for both the institution and student. The presentation will note developments in massive open online courses (MOOCs), open education ...
    • How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-23)
      Transcript and presentation slides from a speech given at the University of the Fraser Valley, 23 October 2014. Presented by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • ICT for Skills and Development: Building for the Future 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-11)
      Technology has become a critical component of economic development in Asia and the Pacific. Indeed this is a global phenomenon. This presentation identifies a few global trends with respect to Information and Communications ...
    • ICT in Education Policy – Reflecting on Key Issues 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2003-04-28)
      ICT in Education Policy - Reflecting on Key Issues, Presented at: ICTs in African Schools, A Pan-African workshop focussing on using ICT to support the education systems in Africa, organised by the Ministry of Education ...
    • OER Strategy: Taking it to a New Level 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-11-19)
      OER Africa Advisory Meeting, Nairobi, Kenya, November 19, 2013 by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning // This short presentation will focus on COL’s strategy in OER, how the organisation has implemented this and our ...
    • Open and Distance Education for Africans and by Africans 

      Daniel, John; Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-08-12)
      African Council of Distance Education Conference Theme: Mobilisation of African Leadership held at the University of South Africa (UNISA) Tshwane (Pretoria), South Africa, 12 August 2005, Open and Distance Education for ...
    • 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 ...
    • Speeches: By Sir John Daniel and colleagues August/September 2005) 

      Daniel, John; Naidoo, Vis; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; West, Paul; D’Antoni, Susan; Menon, Mohan (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2005)
      This booklet contains the texts of six speeches that I delivered at conferences and symposia during the trip. Because their access to the Internet is sometimes limited, African colleagues whom I met often asked for ‘hard ...
    • Teacher Development: Working Together to Achieve Quality Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-20)
      Video presentation at the Regional Workshop on Teacher Education in the Pacific (20 May 2013) held in Samoa by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:39 // Resource contains link to video as well as a document ...
    • Three Years of Global Partnership to Address the Teacher Challenge - Three Years from the 2015 EFA Benchmark: Achievements and Perspectives 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-28)
      The objectives of the November 2012 policy dialogue forum in Namibia are: i. To take stock of three years of global collaboration and existing efforts aiming to reduce the teacher gap and accelerate countries’ efforts ...
    • Value of Partnerships in Building an Education System 

      Naidoo, Vis; Lesperance, John; Umar, Abdurrahman; Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-26)
      Partnership refers to a dynamic relationship between organisations and institutions based on mutually agreed goals with clearly defined roles and responsibilities. COL leverages its modest resources through partnerships ...