• Advanced ICT Skills Development Project 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      With 60 per cent of the Commonwealth’s population under 30 years of age, the skilling of youth is a top priority for governments. The Commonwealth of Learning’s (COL) current focus includes course and programme development ...
    • Book Review: Skills Development for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in Developing Asia-Pacific 

      George, Nancy (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016)
      This publication is a collection of articles compiled from papers presented at a forum convened by the Asia Development Bank in Manila in December 2011. The forum brought together a diverse group of international experts, ...
    • Connections (vol. 5, no. 1) 

      Wilson, Dave (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2000-02)
      COL newsletter published February 2000
    • Flexible Skills Development Monitoring & Evaluation 

      Tyrer, Rod (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      The main purpose for monitoring the Flexible Skills Development activity is for formative and summative input to FSD activity planning and implementation. FSD is a new activity which employs a blend of capacity building ...
    • A Guide to Integrating Employability in Higher Education Institutions: The Commonwealth of Learning's Employability Model 

      Mohee, Romeela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      A Guide to Integrating Employability in Higher Education Institutions is designed to support the implementation of the Commonwealth of Learning’s Employability Model in higher education institutions. The guide helps higher ...
    • Integrating Employability in Higher Education Institutions: An Introduction to the Commonwealth of Learning’s Employability Model for Prospective Partners 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-03)
      This guide is an introduction to the “Employability model” developed by COL Higher Education initiative to support universities in assessing readiness, planning, implementing and evaluating employability initiatives. The ...
    • International Women's Day 2017 Message: Women in the Changing World of Work 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03-08)
      A video message delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017.
    • International Women's Day 2018 Message: Press for Progress 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-08)
      A message from Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, on International Women’s Day 2018.
    • INVEST Africa Evaluation Report 

      Isaacs, Shafika (Commonwealth of Learning, 2015-03)
      This document is both a monitoring report of the activities of the Innovation in Vocational Education and Skills Training (INVEST Africa) Programme of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL)'s Technical and Vocational Skills ...
    • Kavya Inspirado por historias, Histórias para inspirar 

      De, Kuntal (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
      This is a Portuguese translation of the original Kavya book, which contains stories collected by the Mann Deshi Foundation in India, one of COL’s partner organisations. The stories give us a look into the lives of girls, ...
    • Kavya: Inspired by Stories, Stories to Inspire 

      De, Kuntal (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
      This book contains stories collected by the Mann Deshi Foundation in India, one of COL’s partner organisations. The stories give us a look into the lives of girls, parents and community members who are responding to age-old ...
    • Open Educational Resources in the Commonwealth 2016 

      Phalachandra, Bhandigadi; Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
      This study was conducted as part of the OER for Skills Development project of COL, supported by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. The objective of the study was to collect baseline data from Commonwealth institutions ...
    • RPL and Skill Deficit: The Role of ODL 

      Srivastava, Mamta; Jena, Sitansu S (Commonwealth of Learning, 2015)
      Skills acquisition is vital for any economy to compete and grow, particularly in an era of economic and technological change. Skill needs are widespread in most developing countries , including India . Vocational Education ...
    • Skills Development Through Distance Education 

      Mishra, A K; Bartram, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2002)
      Open and distance learning provides a means to accessing the skills needed for development. The demands for training from the labour market are very large and ongoing; the demands from young people seeking employment or ...
    • Technical and Vocational Skills Development 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014)
      In this video, Dr. Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist - Technical & Vocational Skills Development, Commonwealth of Learning, presents COL's Technical and Vocational Skills Development Programme Initiative. 2014
    • World Report on TVET The Promise and Potential of ICT in TVET 

      Mead Richardson, Alison; Herd, George (Commonwealth of Learning, 2015-05)
      This chapter of the World Report considers the global evidence for the efficacy of the use of ICTs in the delivery of technical and vocational education and training (TVET). During the last decade there has been increased ...