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PCF6 Keynote speech: Skills Development
(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 ...
Innovation in Vocational Education & Skills Training: Investing in Youth and the Informal Sector
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-27)
The informal sector of the economy is becoming increasingly important for youth employment and national development throughout the continent. This paper argues that the vast majority of African youth are locked out of a ...
Tertiary TVET: Pathways for Pioneers
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-10-01)
I have prepared these remarks with two of my COL colleagues, Dr. Krishna Alluri and Mr Joshua Mallet. Dr. Alluri, a distinguished expert on the nexus between education, learning and agricultural development, heads the COL ...
Gender Equity in TVET
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-05-02)
Slides from CAPA Conference, TVET Institutions as a Platform for Industrial Development, in Africa, 2–4 May 2012. By Ms. Alison Mead Richardson, Commonwealth of Learning.
Education and Training: Building the Critical Platform for Social and Economic Development in the Pacific
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-03-25)
Video speech/presentation given at the Pacific TVET Open Distance and Flexible Learning Forum held in Tonga (25-28 March 2013) by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:47 // Resource contains link to video ...
Success Factors in Introducing Distance, Flexible & eLearning in Technical and Vocational Skills Development
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-12-01)
The EduVision 2011 International Conference 1-2 December 2011 Jamaica Conference Center, Kingston, Success Factors in introducing Distance, Flexible and eLearning into Technical and Vocational Skills Development, Alison ...
Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-14)
International Lifelong Learning Conference, “Transforming Nations through Enculturation of Lifelong Learning” Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14-15 November 2011, Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges by Dr. ...
Technical and Vocational Education and Training in the Pacific through Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-05-23)
Pacific Islands Forum Education Ministers Meeting, 23-24 May 2005, Apia, Samoa, Technical and Vocational Education and Training in the Pacific through Open and Distance Learning By: Sir John Daniel, President & CEO, ...
Flexible Access to Technical and Vocational Education
(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, ...
Open Schooling for Better Working
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-08)
In these remarks we shall start with some reflections on the history of open schooling and on its nature. We shall also recall COL's involvement with NIOS and the open schooling movement. Finally, we shall look specifically ...