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(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-09-27)
Formal Inauguration of CEMBA/MPA, Open University of Mauritius, Port Louis, Mauritius, 27 September 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // COL has had a long association with Mauritius, which has been ...
Open University of Mauritius: a University for the 21st Century
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-22)
Video speech/presentation given at the Open University of Mauritius Inauguration (22 April 2013) held in Mauritius by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 7:05 // Resource contains link to video as ...
Opening Up Education in Low-resource Settings: Uses of OER
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-07)
Video Presentation, Integration through Openness: Knowledge Communities in Research and Teaching, Presented at the Annual Conference of the German Society of Media in Science, September 7, 2011. Dresden.
Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-27)
In this presentation, I shall first examine what we mean by partnerships, and then review some models of partnership within open universities that have evolved over the last forty years. I shall then take up three examples ...
Open Universities: Past, Present and Future
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-09-08)
In this keynote address we shall try to combine some subjective recollections from our personal experience of open universities with elements of a more objective analysis. We have entitled these remarks: Open Universities: ...
Signs of the Times: Change or be Changed?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-01-03)
Transcript of speech given at the Third Convocation of the Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai, India, January 3, 2008. Presented by Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
Convocation Address: Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-24)
Transcript of the Convocation Address at Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University, Kota, India, 24 August 2012. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
Bridging the Higher Education Gap: The 3-R Challenge
(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.
Trends in Online Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-07-23)
Video presentation given at the Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU), Foundation Day, 23 July 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & Chief Executive Officer, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 8:43 // Resource ...
Can ODL reach the unreached? Lessons from the Commonwealth
(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) ...