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  • Message on the Launch of the National Qualifications Framework of Jamaica 

    Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-02-15)
    Video message from Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, on the launch of the National Qualifications Framework of Jamaica on February 15, 2017.
  • Structure, Function and Impact of Lifelong Learning Using ICT and ODL 

    Balasubramanian, K; Carr, Alexis; Onyango, James (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-02-06)
    One of the themes of this presentation is that the lifelong learning approach need not be a linear process of literacy-formal education-non-formal learning-informal learning. The presentation argues that formal and non-formal ...
  • Structure, Function and Impact of Lifelong Learning Using ICT and ODL 

    Balasubramanian, K; Carr, Alexis; Onyango, James (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-02-06)
    Keynote address presented by Dr. K. Balasubramanian, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning, at the “Expanding Horizons in ODL”, ODLAA 2017 Conference, 6 February 2017, Melbourne, Australia. // Related working paper: ...
  • Open Educational Resources: Innovation in Higher Education? 

    Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-01-26)
    Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the University of Ibadan for the Training Programme on Open Distance Learning Skills, Ibadan, Nigeria, 26 January 2017.
  • Promoting Learning for Sustainable Development 

    Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-01-19)
    Presented at the 2nd Meeting of Education Ministers Action Group (via Skype) in London, UK, 19 January 2017 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.

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