• President’s Quarterly Progress Report: July – September 2006 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006-09)
      The Executive Committee of the Board met by teleconference on September 11 and approved a final version of the 2006-2009 Three-Year Plan. This went to press on September 15. Board members will receive copies as soon as ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: October – December 2006 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006-12)
      This has been a busy and productive quarter marked by two important events in COL’s calendar: the Fourth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF4) held in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, from 31 October to 3 November and the 16th ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: January − March 2007 

      (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      The Executive Committee met in London on February 2. We took advantage of being at the Commonwealth Secretariat to strengthen links with our colleagues there and to hold a planning meeting for the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: October − December 2007 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      I begin by recording with deep regret the death of our Chair, Lewis Perinbam, on December 12. As Special Advisor to COL’s first two presidents, Dr James Maraj and Tan Sri Dato’ Professor Gajaraj Dhanarajan, from 1991, and ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: July − September 2007 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      Minutes of the meetings of the Board and its committees have now been circulated and a document on extrabudgetary funding was circulated in July as requested. The Executive Committee will meet by teleconference on 3 October ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: April − June 2007 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      This quarter has seen COL continue its focus on programme delivery. The Programme Update Meeting, held during the ‘no-travel’ period in April, focused on the evaluation of the 2006-2009 programme to-date. The results were ...
    • Corporate Policy: Higher Education 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007-03)
      This policy document specifies guidelines and broad policies to support Higher Education at the Commonwealth of Learning. It provides a basis for standardised and structured approach to the use of this medium.
    • Copyright Guidelines 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007-05)
      Guidelines developed for the Commonwealth of Learning regarding copyright and open licensing issues.
    • COL's Report to the 2007 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007-11)
      COL's Report to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) – Kampala, Uganda, November 2007 (20 years)
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: January − March 2008 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2008)
      The Executive Committee met by teleconference on February 21 and the Minutes have been circulated in draft to the Committee. The main agenda matters discussed were: an update on preliminary work on the 2009-2012 Three-Year ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: July − September 2008 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2008)
      On the nomination of the Secretary-General, the Board has appointed His Excellency, the Honourable Burchell Whiteman, O.J., as Chair for an initial term of three years. Currently Jamaica’s High Commissioner in London, he ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: April − June 2008 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2008)
      The Board and its Committees (Audit Committee, Executive Committee and Performance Committee) held meetings in Vancouver from June 15-18. The Acting Chair, HE The Hon. Burchell Whiteman, had to leave for an important ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: October – December 2008 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2008)
      A meeting of the Audit Committee was held by teleconference on November 20. It approved the annual accounts for 2007-2008. The Committee also received a first report on the review of the evaluation of our internal control ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: January – March 2009 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      We welcome Professor Clement Sankat who has been appointed as Regional Representative for the Caribbean. He is currently Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the St. Augustine Campus of the University of the West Indies ...
    • Three-year Plan, 2009-2012 Learning for Development 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      Governments face a difficult dilemma in responding to the global economic downturn. On the one hand they must help their people adapt to wrenching change by expanding opportunities for education, training and learning ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: October to December 2009 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      Taking advantage of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), the regional representative for the Caribbean on COL’s Board, Professor Clement Sankat, organised a highly successful stakeholder forum on November ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: July – September 2009 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      The Board met for its annual meeting in Kuala Lumpur on June 18-20 following the 17th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (17CCEM). Minutes of the meetings held in Kuala Lumpur have been circulated. Having ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: April – June 2009 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      The Board of Governors of the Commonwealth of Learning met on 19 and 20 June 2009 in Kuala Lumpur, following the 17th triennial Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (17CCEM, www.17ccem.com). After the meeting, ...
    • Evaluation of the Commonwealth of Learning 2006-2009 Plan 

      Spaven, Patrick (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      The results relating to COL’s targets in the 2006-2009 Plan are not necessarily a good guide to its overall performance. In several cases the targets were either unrealistically ambitious or insufficiently challenging. ...
    • President’s Quarterly Progress Report: October – December 2010 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      A meeting of the Audit Committee was held by teleconference on November 8. The annual audited financial statements for 2009-2010 were approved. Draft minutes have been circulated and the audited statements have been uploaded ...