• Face to Face with Distance Education 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-07-02)
      I consider it a singular honour and a great privilege to be here this evening to remember and pay tribute to a caring leader, a great teacher, a wonderful friend, a faithful husband and a loving father. Professor Gaddam ...
    • Fact or Fiction? What Can It Do? 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-08-07)
      Transcript and slides from the Presentation at the opening of the Mauritius "boot camp" of the Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth, 7 August 2006. By Paul West and Sir John Daniel. Presented by Paul West.
    • Failure of Access: Rethinking Open Education 

      Abeywardena, Ishan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03-28)
      Presented by Dr. Ishan Abeywardena, Adviser - Open Educational Resources, Commonwealth of Learning, at the keynote presentation for Open Education Week at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada on 28 March 2017.
    • Farewell to COL Chair Burchell Whiteman 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-06-12)
      Transcript of speech given at Dinner Reception, 12 June 2014, Farewell Speech for Burchell Whiteman, by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning
    • Farewell to Sir John Daniel 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-07)
      Transcript of After-dinner remarks at the COL Board of Governors, Farewell Dinner for Sir John Daniel, 7 June 2012. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • The Fastest Growing Sector of Higher Education 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-11-22)
      Transcript for Convocation, University Canada West, 22 November 2008. Presented by Sir John Daniel, Honorary Doctor of Laws.
    • Fifteen years of OER: the road ahead 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-02-17)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO at the Pacific COL Focal Points Meeting, 17 February 2018, Fiji.
    • Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF5) 

      Sharma, Kamalesh (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all participants to this Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning.
    • The First Meeting of the Management Committee of the Transnational Qualifications Framework 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Isaacs, Samuel (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-10-06)
      Transcript of Opening Presentation at the first meeting of the Management Committee of the Transnational Qualifications Framework held in Singapore from 6 to 10 October 2008. Opening Presentation by Sir John Daniel and ...
    • Fitness for Purpose, Fitness of Purpose: The Case of Teacher Education 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-03-02)
      Asia-Pacific Quality Network, Annual Conference Quality Assurance in Higher Education: Expectations and Achievements, Bangalore, India, 2- 4 March 2011, Keynote address: Fitness for Purpose, Fitness of Purpose: The Case ...
    • Flexible Access to Technical and Vocational Education 

      Bartram, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1999-04-27)
      Improving systems providing education and training throughout life: Flexible access to technical and vocational education throughout life by Mr. John Bartram, Education Specialist, Technical/Vocational Education and Training, ...
    • Fostering Farming, Promoting Prosperity, Inspiring Invention 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10)
      Remarks by Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning at the Launching Ceremony of the Lifelong Learning for Farmers Project, University of Ruhuna, Mapalana, Kamburupitiya // I am delighted to be back in Sri Lanka for the ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-15)
      CREATIVE COMMONS GLOBAL SUMMIT, Warsaw, 15-18 September 2011 Plenary Session: Powering an Open Future: the Future of Sharing Culture, Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally by Stamenka ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Africa 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; van Wyk, Trudi (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-02-21)
      It is a great pleasure to be here and to welcome you to the Regional Policy Forum for Africa that we are organising within our Project “Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally”, which ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Arab Region 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-05-07)
      I will begin by describing the background to the project and list its three elements. Then Stamenka will share highlights the responses we have received from countries in this region to our survey questionnaire on OER ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Asia-Pacific 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-23)
      The aim of this project is to encourage governments to promote OER and the use of open licences. We hope that this project will help both governments and practitioners in the OER movement to integrate the concept of open ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Europe 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-17)
      The focus of our project is fostering governmental support for OER. Here in the Europe region there are vibrant OER initiatives under way in a number of countries. However, if our experience in other regions is any guide, ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Hewlett Grantees Meeting 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-11)
      We are pleased to have this opportunity to report on project “Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally”which is being implemented by the Commonwealth of Learning and UNESCO with support ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Latin America 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-28)
      It is a great pleasure to be here and to welcome you to the Regional Policy Forum for Latin America that we are organising within our Project “Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally”, ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Project Update 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-05-11)
      Let me recall that the project has four elements: 1. A survey of the world’s governments to determine whether they have, or intend to develop, policies for the use of Open Educational Resources, 2. The holding of Regional ...