• Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-06-20)
      COL Vice President Mr. Vis Naidoo discusses COL's commitment to the development of the regional centre, presented at the Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting, Vanuatu, 20 June 2013. Duration: 6:31 // Resource ...
    • Partnership for Enhanced Blended Learning: Quality Assurance Workshop 

      Perris, Kirk; Mohee, Romeela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-04-17)
      Presented by Professor Romeela Mohee, Education Specialist: Higher Education, COL, and Dr Kirk Perris, Adviser: Education, COL, at a quality assurance workshop (as part of the Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning ...
    • Partnership or Paternalism 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08-13)
      There are many things about OUR century that we can be proud of. Colonialism is by and large gone and most countries are now independent; more and more people want to participate in making their communities work and the ...
    • Partnerships in Open Learning 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-07-04)
      Transcript of speech inaugurating the Professor G. Ram Reddy Memorial Trust, Hyderabad, India, 4 July 1996. Presented by Professor Gajaraj Dhanarajan, President, The Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver.
    • A Passion for Open Universities 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-04-14)
      A Passion for Open Universities, NETAJI SUBHAS OPEN UNIVERSITY, Special Convocation, Kolkata, India, 14 April 2005, Remarks by: Sir John Daniel President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning following the award of the degree ...
    • PCF5 Welcome 

      Mills, Roger (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-13)
      Transcript of Welcome Remarks to the Opening Ceremony of the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF5), London, UK. 13 July 2008. Presented by Roger Mills, Programme Chair.
    • PCF6 Keynote speech: Skills Development 

      Seelig, Caroline (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
      I am pleased to have been given the opportunity to talk to you about skills development. There is no doubt that governments and institutions around the world have reached a critical stage where we must increase our efforts ...
    • Peace and Conflict Resolution in a Globalised World: Issues of Culturalism: Can Higher Education Make a Difference? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-01-06)
      INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Peace and Conflict Resolution in a Globalised World: Issues of Culturalism, Can Higher Education Make a Difference?, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, 6 January ...
    • The Power of Open Educational Content for Developing Countries 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-12-12)
      Open University of the Netherlands, Academic Ceremony for the Handover of the Rectorate. 12 December 2010. Speaker: Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 15:16 (mins) // Resource contains link to video as ...
    • Practical Steps for Surfing the Wave of Technology-Mediated Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-04-09)
      I shall speak to that brief and the title of my remarks today is Practical Steps for Surfing the Wave of Technology-Mediated Learning. COL is a very practical and pragmatic organization. We believe that what counts is what ...
    • Pre-CHOGM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-11-25)
      Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Port of Spain, Trinidad, 25 November 2009, Address by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // I am most grateful to our distinguished Board Chair, the Honourable Burchell ...
    • Preparing COL’s 2009-12 Three-Year Plan 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-06-17)
      My role now is to introduce this Planning Retreat of the Board and the Staff. The aim of this morning's event is to get Board members' input into the preparation of COL's next Three-Year Plan at a moment when the shape and ...
    • Preparing Teachers for Tomorrow 

      Aguti, Jessica N (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-07-28)
      Dr. Jessica Aguti delivered this public lecture to staff of the School of Education and Staff, Institute of Distance Education, University of Swaziland on 28 July 2015. She highlights three key global predictions that have ...
    • Presentation to the Academic Board of the University of Ghana of the Report of the Visitation Panel 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-12-20)
      Presentation to the Academic Board of the University of Ghana of the Report of the Visitation Panel*, (* Passages in italics are direct quotations from the Report with formal recommendations in bold ), Sir John Daniel, 20 ...
    • Presentation to the Council of the University of Ghana of the Report of the Visitation Panel 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-12-20)
      Presentation to the Council of the University of Ghana of the Report of the Visitation Panel, Sir John Daniel, 20 December 2007 // Honourable Minister, Chairman of Council, Vice-Chancellor, Members of Council, Distinguished ...
    • Presentation to the UNESCO World Conference on Higher Education 

      Guiton, Patrick (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-10)
      In the very few minutes available to me I want to mention in summary four very current higher education projects which are, I believe, indicative of the ways in which international cooperation in distance and open learning ...
    • Preventing Child Early and Forced Marriage 

      Kanwar, Asha; Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-24)
      Presented at CHOGM Malta 2015 at the Commonwealth Women’s Forum on 24 November 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Ms Frances Ferreira, Education Specialist).
    • The Private Supply of Public Goods: Contradictions, Challenges and Choices? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-01)
      My task is to evoke some of the themes of this forum, both explicit and implicit. Giving a speech a title helps to focus the speaker's mind, so my title is The Private Supply of Public Goods: Contradictions, Challenges and ...
    • Promoting Digital Education Leadership for Lifelong Learning 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-09-14)
      Presented by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the eLearning Korea 2018: International Conference, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, Republic of South Korea, 14 September 2018.
    • Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-09-04)
      Transcript and presentation slides for 31st Induction Programme for Diplomats Organised jointly by the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Commonwealth Foundation, London, UK, 4 September 2014. Promoting Learning for Development ...