• Helping Each Other: Sharing through Microfinance 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-11)
      While microfinance was an important breakthrough it is, as the name implies, concerned with small loans. It is a start, but only a start, to a process that allows rural people access to credit to implement their ambitions ...
    • Helping Farmers Prosper: Announcing a New Model for Partnership 

      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 ...
    • High Level Roundtable for Vice Chancellors 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-18)
      Introductory (17 March 2016) and Closing Remarks (18 March 2016) at the High Level Roundtable for Vice Chancellors, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Higher Education 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-09-23)
      Video presented at the Science and higher education in the Post 2015 agenda: the African context at the UN Headquarters, New York on 23 September 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning. ...
    • Higher Education 

      Mohee, Romeela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-11-27)
      Video presented by Professor Romeela Mohee, Education Specialist: Higher Education, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Project Design Workshop, 27 November 2017, Lusaka, Zambia.
    • Higher Education in a Decade of Disruption 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-02-14)
      Political, economic and technological trends are converging to create major change in higher education. This paper focuses on the impact of evolving technologies notably online learning, which will do far more than change ...
    • Higher Education in the 21st Century: The Iron Triangle’s Critical Angle of Quality Assurance 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-02-11)
      I'm here today to talk about quality in higher education in keeping with the theme of Quality Assurance Week, "Promoting Quality in Tertiary Education through Leadership."// I'm going to tell you a bit about the Commonwealth ...
    • Higher Education Towards a Borderless Community 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-04-03)
      Our key question is how cross-border higher education can help developing countries provide higher education for their citizens. The challenge can be summarised in four 'A's: accessibility, availability, affordability and ...
    • Higher Education, Service to the Community and ICTs 

      Balasubramanian, K; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-07-07)
      Microsoft Education Leaders’ Forum, Paris, 2009-07-07, Higher Education, Service to the Community and ICTs by Dr Kodhandaraman Balasubramanian & Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning (presented by Sir John Daniel) // ...
    • Higher Education, Teacher Education, Distance Education: What is Quality and Who says so? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-13)
      I have entitled these remarks Higher Education, Teacher Education, Distance Education: What is it and Who says so? These workshops are about Material Development for Quality Assurance in Higher Education. So we are talking ...
    • Higher Education: Open for Innovation? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-23)
      In the first part of the lecture I will show how, despite its traditional resistance to change, there have been important new developments in higher education in the last fifty years. The most important developments have ...
    • The History of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-05-28)
      ROYAL COMMONWEALTH SOCIETY OF CANADA, 2011 Annual Meeting, 28 May 2011, Victoria, BC, Canada, The History of the Commonwealth of Learning, Sir John Daniel, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a pleasure to ...
    • How Can Learning Contribute to Development? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-02-27)
      University of Guyana, The Dennis Irvine Lecture, 27 February 2007, How Can Learning Contribute to Development? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Six years ago, when my predecessor and friend Professor Raj ...
    • How can we use learning to support development? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-05-01)
      Video presentation delivered at the National Student Commonwealth Forum, Ottawa, Canada, May1-6, 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • How Do We Recruit and Train 10 Million Teachers? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-12-14)
      ICET Conference, Oman, 14-17 December 2009 by Sir John Daniel, President, Commonwealth of Learning // Developing countries have been striving to achieve Education for All for the last 20 years. Because there is now good ...
    • How ICT can Support Teacher Training 

      Kanwar, Asha; Aguti, Jessica N; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-06)
      Transcript and presentation slides from the Keynote at the Open Forum on "Teaching today: an international overview of professional development and conditions of work" for the 20th anniversary of World Teachers' Day, UNESCO ...
    • How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-09-08)
      This presentation focuses on the key technology developments globally and their implications for both the institution and student. The presentation will note developments in massive open online courses (MOOCs), open education ...
    • How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-23)
      Transcript and presentation slides from a speech given at the University of the Fraser Valley, 23 October 2014. Presented by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Human Development for Innovation: Changing the Profile of Global Higher Education 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-03-02)
      China now has the largest postsecondary education system with 21 million students and an Age Participation Rate (APR) of 19%. India lags behind with an APR of 10% and some 10 million students. Creating an innovative society ...
    • Human Resource and Telecommunications – Issues in the Commonwealth 

      Walker, David (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1997-05-22)
      Telecommunications for Education and Development in the Commonwealth Workshop, May 22, 1997, Malta "Human Resource and Telecommunications - Issues in the Commonwealth" by David Walker, Educational Specialist (Educational ...