• Knowledge Parks: Hype or Hope for the Developing World? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Rashid, Majed (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-05-09)
      My topic today is ‘Knowledge Parks: Hype or Hope for the Developing World?’. I will first look at the evolution of the three generations of Knowledge Parks, and then briefly examine the question of whether the hope matches ...
    • Launching of the “Lifelong Learning for Women’s Empowerment” 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-05-19)
      Launching of the“Lifelong Learning for Women’s Empowerment”, Mauritius, 19 May, 2011, presented by Prof. Asha Kanwar and co-written by K. Balasubramanian, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a privilege to be part of this ...
    • Leadership Forum Breakfast: Keynote presentation 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-04-05)
      Leadership Forum Breakfast, Box Hill Institute, Box Hill, Victoria, Australia, 5 April 2011, Keynote presentation, Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning via Skype // At the Sydney Conference I was given the topic ...
    • Learner support: reflections on paradigms, models and pedagogical approaches for 21st Century learners in Higher Education 

      Gatsha, Godson; Gruda, Michelle (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-03-27)
      Fifth lecture of the The Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) Distinguished Lecture Series, organized by the International Academic Relations Division (IRD) in collaboration with the Center for Educational Technology and ...
    • Learning and Sustainability: The New Ecosystem of Innovation and Knowledge 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      EUROPEAN DISTANCE EDUCATION NETWORK (EDEN), 20th Anniversary Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 20 June 2011, Theme: Learning and Sustainability: The New Ecosystem of Innovation and Knowledge, Keynote Address: 20 Years of ...
    • Learning and Technology: Emerging Trends to Democratise Education 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12)
      Prof. G. Ram Reddy Social Scientist Award Lecture 2013, 17 December 2013, Hyderabad, India by Sanjaya Mishra Director, Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi // The Professor G. Ram Reddy Memorial Trust ...
    • Learning for Development 

      Daniel, John; Whiteman, Burchell (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-10-26)
      Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Perth, Australia, Pre-CHOGM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, 26 October 2011, Learning for Development, Presentation by Sir John Daniel President & C.E.O. Commonwealth of Learning, ...
    • Learning for Open Innovation 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-09-07)
      Video speech/presentation given at the 7th EFQUEL Innovation Forum held in Granada (7 September 2012) by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Resource contains link to video and PDF document transcript. Duration: 8:54
    • Learning to Empowerment: A Roadmap 

      Balasubramanian, K; Carr, Alexis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-24)
      Presented at CHOGM 2015 - Group 5, Parallel Workshop, Women’s Forum in Malta by Dr. K. Balasubramanian, Vice President, co-written with Ms. Alexis Carr, Project Assistant. This presentation is based on the studies carried ...
    • Learning, Living and Working in the 21st Century 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-05)
      I shall set the scene for this address before evoking some trends in higher education outside India and extracting some general principles from them. You know far more about the higher education scene in India than I do. ...
    • Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom! 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-05-16)
      UNESCO GLOBAL FORUM, Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses, UNESCO, Paris, 16-17 May 2011, Let a thousand flowers bloom! Remarks at the closing session, Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić, UNESCO & Sir ...
    • Life After the World OER Congress? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-22)
      As we come to the close of the 2012 World OER Congress, the next question is: where do we go from here? The adoption of the Paris Declaration is an important outcome of this Congress as Member States move from action to ...
    • Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges 

      Balasubramanian, K; Lesperance, John; Mead Richardson, Alison; Daniel, John (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. ...
    • Literacies for the Twenty First Century? The View from Below 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-09-09)
      Colloquium on “Advancing Towards a Literate Twenty-First Century” International Literacy Day Celebrations, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France, 9 September 2013, by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // As we ...
    • LIVES (Learning Through Interactive Voice Educational System) 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-12-12)
      First UNESCO Mobile Learning Week, 12-16 December 2011, LIVES (Learning Through Interactive Voice Educational System), Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Mobile technology is having a revolutionary impact in the ...
    • Looking Before and After: the Emerging World of QA 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-07)
      Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) 2013 Conference and Annual General Meeting, Chinese Taipei, 7 April 2013, Looking Before and After: the emerging world of QA by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // I am ...
    • Making It Matter: Supporting Education in the Developing World Through Open and Linked Data 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-05-16)
      Video presentation at the Making it Matter Workshop organised by the LinkedUp Project and the Commonwealth of Learning, London, United Kingdom, 16 May 2014. Duration: 17:03 // Resource contains link to video as well as a ...
    • Management Education for the Contemporary Professional 

      Kaushik, Madhulika (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-04-07)
      Presented at the CEMBA CEMPA Alumni Sri Lanka Inaugural AGM & International Conference: Open Education & Contemporary Professional (7 April 2012), Open University Sri Lanka by Professor Madhulika Kaushik, Education Specialist ...
    • Message to State Resource Centre Kerala on the launch of the Certificate in Community Development by Distance Learning 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12)
      Video presented at State Resource Centre Kerala (December 2014) by Dr. Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist, Technical and Vocational Skills Development. Duration: 3:18 // Resource contains a video link as well as ...
    • Message to the National Teachers' Institute (NTI) 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-10)
      It gives me great pleasure to send a message on the occasion of the 2nd National Teachers’ Institute (NTI) Summit and Graduation Ceremony. The NTI is the only dedicated single-mode teacher training institute in the ...