• Distance Learning Across Borders: Cultural Imperialism or Intellectual Independence? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-10-06)
      My title today is Distance Learning Across Borders: Cultural Imperialism or Intellectual Independence? My aim is to look broadly at issues of international education using Australia's experience as my main point of reference. ...
    • Education and Human Security 

      Perinbam, Lewis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-03-02)
      Transcript of remarks to the Rotary Club of Vancouver, Terminal City Club, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2 March 2004. By Mr. Lewis Perinbam, O.C., Chairman of the Board of Governors, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Expanding the Reach of Literacy, Literature and Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-05-15)
      Association for Commonwealth Studies, The Literatures of the Commonwealth Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK, 15 May 2005, Expanding the reach of Literacy, Literature and Learning, By: Sir John Daniel, President & ...
    • Learning for Development: What Kind of Development? What Kind of Learning? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-05-05)
      Learning for Development: What kind of development? What kind of learning? Commonwealth of Learning, Open and Distance Learning for Development, The role of ODL in delivering MDGs, Vancouver, 5 - 7, May 2005 by: Sir John ...
    • Learning: Our Common Wealth 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-11-01)
      In this lecture I shall begin by asking whether humankind shares a common universe of thought. Finding the answer in the negative, I shall reflect briefly on the evidence that Asians and Westerners think differently and ...
    • Networking Learning Communities for Development 

      Perinbam, Lewis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-11-23)
      Networking Learning Communities for Development Presented at: Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Valletta, Malta, 23 November 2005, Report to the Foreign Ministers Committee by: Dr. Lewis Perinbam, O.C. Chairman of ...
    • Open and Distance Learning and the Developing World 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-11-11)
      Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia (ODLAA), Annual Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 11 November 2005, Open and Distance Learning and the Developing World, By: Sir John Daniel, President and CEO, Commonwealth ...
    • The Role of Technology and Education in a Development Context / La technologie, l’éducation et le développement 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-11-17)
      The Commonwealth of Learning is an international intergovernmental development agency with a mission focused on the application of technology to education and training for purposes of development. I've called this short ...
    • The Sustainable Development of Open and Distance Learning for Sustainable Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-06-09)
      I have given my remarks the title The Sustainable Development of Open and Distance Learning for Sustainable Development. It sounds like a misprint, the product of a mistake with the copy and paste facility on my word-processor. ...
    • Technology: the Missing Link between Education and Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-07-14)
      I shall take as my topic the issues that were on my mind in Wellington in the last few days and at the Pan-Commonwealth Forum in Dunedin last week, namely the role of education in development - and more particularly, how ...