Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning
2010_Kanwar_Overcoming_Inequality_Transcript.pdf (196.5Kb) 2010_Kanwar_Overcoming_Inequality_Slides.pdf (2.614Mb)
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 of multi-stakeholder partnerships from the work of the Commonwealth of Learning. Finally, from the lessons learned, I shall propose the ways forward towards developing sustainable partnerships that will have implications for all of us, whether we work in academia or in development.
- 2006-2010 
MetadataShow full item record
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
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 ...
Kanwar, Asha; Mays, Tony (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-04-23)Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning at the Roundtable of Vice Chancellors of Open Universities in Asia and Africa 23 to 24 April 2019. Co-written with Dr Tony Mays, Education ...
Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-11-11)Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia (ODLAA), Annual Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 11 November 2005, Open and Distance Learning and the Developing World, By: Sir John Daniel, President and CEO, Commonwealth ...
Daniel, John; Alluri, Krishna (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-07-14)I shall first describe the work of the Commonwealth of Learning, which is a small but dynamic Commonwealth intergovernmental agency based just over the Rockies in Vancouver. We have only been working in agriculture for a ...
Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-08-29)Public Lecture, 29 August 2005, Windhoek, Namibia, ODL in an International Context: Trends, Prospects and Challenges By: Sir John Daniel, Asha Kanwar (Commonwealth of Learning) & Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO) // Thank ...