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    • Connected Learning and Ag Extension: Shall the twain meet? 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-01-05)
      Presented by Dr. V. Balaji at the 8th Global Communications Research Association in Bangalore, India, 5-7 January 2016.
    • ICT Integration & Digital Competencies - a must for 21st century teachers 

      Aguti, Jessica N (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-01-14)
      Video presentation delivered at the Common Frameworks on ICT in ED Teacher Training: Digitally Competent Teachers on 14 January 2016, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France by Dr. Jessica Norah Aguti, Education Specialist - ...
    • What Openness Means to the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-07)
      Video presentation delivered during Open Education Week, March 7-11, 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Accelerating Gender Parity 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-08)
      Video message delivered for International Women's Day 2016, 8 March 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Openness to me is all about 3Fs 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-08)
      Video presentation delivered during Open Education Week, March 7-11, 2016 by Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist - eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Skilling Our Youth 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-14)
      Keynote delivered at the 3rd eLearning and Distance Education Conference: Evolution, Challenges & Solutions, 14 March 2016, Lahore, Pakistan.
    • An Inclusive Commonwealth 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-14)
      Video message delivered for Commonwealth Day 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, 14 March 2016.
    • Disciplinary Discourses in Use of Technology 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-17)
      Video presentation delivered at the International Conference on"Disciplinary Discourses in Use of Technology", University of Hyderabad, March 17, 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • High Level Roundtable for Vice Chancellors 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-18)
      Introductory (17 March 2016) and Closing Remarks (18 March 2016) at the High Level Roundtable for Vice Chancellors, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Acceptance Speech at the Special Convocation of The Open University, London 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, 2016-04-22)
      Distance education and technologies have opened up infinite possibilities for millions across the Commonwealth. Achieving sustainable development remains an aspirational goal for all of us. How can we meaningfully ...
    • How can we use learning to support development? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-05-01)
      Video presentation delivered at the National Student Commonwealth Forum, Ottawa, Canada, May1-6, 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Developing a national ODL Policy: an international perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, 2016-05-13)
      Keynote speech delivered at the international seminar to develop Pakistan’s first ever National Policy for Open and Distance Learning, Islamabad, Pakistan, 13 May 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth ...
    • Acceptance Speech at the Convocation of the Open University Sri Lanka 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-05-17)
      Acceptance Speech by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, upon receiving an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (D. Lit.) Honoris Causa from the Open University of Sri lanka on 17 May 2016.
    • Transforming learning through innovation: the COL experience 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K; Cheng, Ricky (Commonwealth of Learning, 2016-05-24)
      COL established a six-country partnership to develop 20 sets of course materials in print and online formats, based on the secondary curricula of Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Seychelles, Trinidad & Tobago and Zambia. The ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning: Promoting Learning for Sustainable Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-05-26)
      Presented to the Commonwealth High Commissioners luncheon in Ottawa, Canada, 26 May 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Promoting Learning for Sustainable Development  

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-02)
      Presented at the Commonwealth Secretariat Board Meeting (via Skype) in London, UK, 02 June 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Remarks at COL Board of Governor’s Reception 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-09)
      Remarks at the COL Board of Governor's Reception in Vancouver, Canada, 9 June 2016 delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Smallholders’ Transformation to Business Enterprise in Africa: A Reality or a Mental Illusion? 

      Balasubramanian, K; Carr, Alexis; Yindok, Tenzin; Atieno, Rosemary; Onyango, James (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-14)
      This presentation conceptualises the issue of smallholder efficiency in a holistic manner and a case study is presented to show that the transition from smallholder farming to agricultural business enterprise can be a ...
    • MOOCs for Development: the COL Experience 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-16)
      Presented at the official launch of the publication "Making Sense of MOOCs: A Guide for Policy Makers in Developing Countries" at UNESCO, Paris, France, 16 June 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth ...
    • Message at Round Table Conference of State Open Universities 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-27)
      Video message delivered at the Round Table Conference of State Open Universities held at Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) in Nashik, India by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of ...