Tertiary TVET: Pathways for Pioneers
I have prepared these remarks with two of my COL colleagues, Dr. Krishna Alluri and Mr Joshua Mallet. Dr. Alluri, a distinguished expert on the nexus between education, learning and agricultural development, heads the COL programme sector that we call Learning for Livelihoods. I have just returned from visiting, in the eastern part of your country, the Lifelong Learning for Farmers programme that he initiated. This programme, which is being run in close collaboration with the Eastern University in that region and with other Sri Lankan universities in four other locations, is visibly helping to improve rural prosperity.
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Daniel, John; Alluri, Krishna (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-11-28)We argue today that universities should do more to tackle the single most important development challenge for most poor countries, which is to improve rural prosperity.
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Daniel, John; Alluri, Krishna; Menon, Mohan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-26)Fourth International Conference on Environmental Education, Environmental Education towards a Sustainable Future: Partners for the Decade of Education for Sustainable Development, Ahmedabad, India, 26 November 2007, Education ...
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