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Young Women’s Unemployment: The Education Factor
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-07-10)
When the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) came into existence in 1988, the United Nations Decade of Women with its theme of Equality, Development and Peace had contributed greatly to the process of eliminating obstacles to ...
Distance Education And The New Technologies
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08-25)
I have this challenge to describe to you in ten minutes the world of distance education - an educational sector that is probably the fastest growing in the world, has some 867 institutions, uses, both experimentally or ...
Distance Education: Crossing the Distance in the Commonwealth
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-05-22)
The Commonwealth of nations is home to 1.2 billion people; one out of four human beings on earth lives in one of the 53 Commonwealth countries. Almost half these nations are small with populations under a million while ...
Global Trends in Distance Learning: A Broad Overview
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-02-11)
It gives me enormous pleasure to attend this meeting today and share with you some thoughts on the environment, issues, challenges, opportunities and practise of higher distance and open education around us. I do not wish ...
From Reality to Virtuality: Commonwealth Education in Transition
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-11-29)
Therefore, I will refrain from tiring you with details of what you already know and attempt to discuss with you a few specific challenges that confront educational planners, policy makers and practitioners as they aspire ...