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Overview of COL's Programmes
(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 ...
Education for Digital World - Global Efforts
(Indira Gandhi National Open University, 2008)
With Prof. Asha S. Kanwar, Vice President & Programme Director Commonwealth of Learning, Canada. Interviewer - Prof. S. Panda. Duration: 22:34.
Non-formal Education: Are We There Yet?
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
A Planners’ and Practitioners’ QA Toolkit for Open and Distance Non-formal Education with author Colin Latchem.
Quality Assurance for Open Educational Resources: What’s the difference? (Pre-print)
The emergence of Open Educational Resources (OERs) movement has been adopted by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) as one of the ways to promote access to quality educational materials in the developing countries of the ...
Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and COL's Resources
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-08)
Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO gives an introduction to the Commonwealth of Learning and COL's Resource CD-ROM. August 2012. Duration 5:38
The Civil Paths to Peace: Prof. Asha Kanwar in Conversation with Prof. Amartya Sen
(Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi, 2008)
Professor Asha Kanwar interviews Nobel Laureate, Professor Amartya Sen. (Plays on Window Media Player - need to be using Internet Explorer to view)
Inspiring Change: International Women's Day Message
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-03)
A video message for International Women's Day 2014 (8 March 2014) by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 7:22 // Resource contains link to video as well as a document of the transcript.
Changing the Tune: MOOCs for Human Development? A Case Study (Pre-print)
The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is covered in critical analysis as well as in popular media as a development exclusively bearing on the Higher Education sector (The Economist, 2014). This term has also acquired an ...
Message from the President of COL for International Women's Day (IWD) 2015
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-03)
A transcript and video link to a video message published for International Women's Day 2015. Presented by Prof. Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
Breaking Higher Education's Iron Triangle: Access, Cost, and Quality
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-04)
Expansion is now the defining trend in the worldwide development of higher education. Some predict that by 2020, 40 percent of the global workforce will be knowledge workers with a need for tertiary qualifications. So the ...