• Acceptance Speech at the Convocation of the University of Swaziland 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-10-15)
      Acceptance speech by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, upon receiving an Honorary Doctorate of Education from the University of Swaziland on 15 October 2016.
    • Advancing Research in Commonwealth Africa: some reflections 

      Kanwar, Asha; Gatsha, Godson (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-10-19)
      Presented at Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning (BOCODOL), 19 October 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Godson Gatsha, Education Specialist – Higher Education).
    • Advancing Research in Commonwealth Africa: Some Reflections 

      Kanwar, Asha; Gatsha, Godson; Lesperance, John; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-02-12)
      Transcript and presentation slides of a speech given at the Commonwealth Tertiary Education Facility (CTEF), Malaysia, 12 February 2015. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr. Godson ...
    • Apprentissage à vie pour l’émancipation de la femme Mauritius 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-05-19)
      Lancement du programme, Apprentissage à vie pour l’émancipation de la femme, Cybertour d'Ébène, Maurice (Ebene CyberCity, Mauritius) le 19 mai 2011, Remarques Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Le but de cette ...
    • Arusha Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications in Higher Education in Africa 

      Commonwealth of Learning; UNESCO (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2002-12-02)
      The regional convention on the recognition of higher education studies and degrees in Africa was adopted on 5 December 1981 in Arusha, Tanzania, with a view to promoting regional co-operation through the academic mobility ...
    • Bridging the Higher Education Gap: The 3-R Challenge 

      Kanwar, Asha; Kaushik, Madhulika (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
      Let us look at the three R’s, Reach, Resources, Relevance, that could help us to address the gaps of access, equity and quality.
    • Bridging the Technology Gap: Mobile Phones for Education and Learning 

      Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
      Slides from the Ministerial Roundtable, 18th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (18CCEM), Mauritius, 30 August 2012. Presented by Dr. K. Balasubramanian, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Bridging the Technology Gap: The Case of the Missing Content 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
      In this session we bring you some perspectives on how the technology gap can be bridged to increase access, improve quality and cut the costs of education.
    • Can Invitational Institutional Audits make a Cost-Effective Contribution to Quality Enhancement? 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-09-17)
      Second International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Africa, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 17-19 September 2007, Can Invitational Institutional Audits make a Cost-Effective Contribution to Quality ...
    • Can ODL reach the unreached? Lessons from the Commonwealth 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-07-27)
      First public lecture of the National Open University of Nigeria’s (NOUN) Distinguished Lecture Series in Abuja, Nigeria, delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar speaking about the potential of open and distance learning (ODL) ...
    • Can the Ugly Duckling of ODL be Transformed into a Swan? The MOOC Effect 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-10-04)
      Public Lecture, University of South Africa (Unisa), Johannesburg, South Africa, 4 October 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // Or more pertinently for us,‘Can the ugly duckling of ODL be transformed ...
    • A Celebration of Sharing and a Milestone for Open Educational Resources 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-02)
      Transcript of speech for Launch of Open Educational Resources for Open Schooling and Implementation of the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth and Transnational Qualifications Framework, The Seychelles, ...
    • Closing Remarks 

      Whiteman, Burchell (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-06)
      Transcript of remarks made at the Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning Closing Ceremony, 6 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria, by the Honourable Burchell Whiteman, O.J., Chair, COL ...
    • Closing Remarks 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-06)
      Transcript of "Takeaways, Prospects" Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning Closing Ceremony, 6 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • COL in the Commonwealth: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-28)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Senior Officials Meeting of the 18th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (18CCEM), 28 August 2012, Mauritius.
    • COL in the Commonwealth: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha; Whiteman, Burchell (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-31)
      Now Professor Kanwar is in charge and already there are signs of new energy and the potential for a new trajectory as COL continues to be a model of three Rs and begins to strategize for the years beyond 2015: • Respons ...
    • Commonwealth Educational Cooperation and Cultural Development: Future Directions 

      Whiteman, Burchell (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
      In an era characterised by rapid changes in technology, significant effects from climate change, dramatic changes in the world economy, the interconnectedness of small and developing countries with large developed states, ...
    • Commonwealth Executive Masters in Business Administration and Masters in Public Administration Programmes 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-09-27)
      Presented at the formal launch of the Commonwealth Executive Masters in Business Administration and Masters in Public Administration Programmes at the Open University of Mauritius, 27 September 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, ...
    • Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 

      Perinbam, Lewis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2003-12-05)
      Notes for Remarks to Commonwealth Heads of Government Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, 2003 (CHOGM) Abuja, Nigeria, 5 December 2003 by Mr. Lewis Perinbam, O.C. Chairman of the Board of Governors Commonwealth of ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning in Africa 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-02-06)
      It is a pleasure to have the opportunity to tell you what a small intergovernmental development agency, based here in Vancouver, is doing in Africa. Our work is a microcosm of the development challenges facing Africa. I ...