• La Contribution des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication au Développement du Tiers Monde 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-03-27)
      Aujourd'hui je voudrais réfléchir avec vous sur la contribution des technologies de l'information et de la communication, les TICs, au développement du tiers monde. Bien entendu, il y aurait beaucoup à dire sur le rôle des ...
    • La contribution des TICs au développement: L’expérience du Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-12-13)
      RES@TICE, Rabat, Maroc, le 13 décembre 2007, La contribution des TICs au développement : L'expérience du Commonwealth of Learning, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Je commencerai mon exposé par quelques réflexions ...
    • La Formation à Distance au début du 21ième siècle: Évolution ou Révolution? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-03-28)
      Tout d'abord je parlerai des trois buts fondamentaux de la formation à distance pour vous montrer pourquoi elle représente une révolution en éducation.// Ensuite j'aborderai les trois composants de la formation à distance ...
    • Launch of the COL-Coursera Workforce Recovery Initiative in Barbados 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-08-19)
      Speech delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar, COL President and CEO, at the online ceremony hosted by the Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Barbados on 19 August 2020.
    • 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 ...
    • Law, Language and Learning: The Common Wealth of the Commonwealth 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-03-14)
      Law, Language and Learning: The Common Wealth of the Commonwealth, Gala Reception Museum of Anthropology, UBC, Commonwealth Day - 14 March 2005, by: Sir John Daniel President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning // It is my ...
    • Leadership and Innovation for the Future of ODL 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11-06)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the EduXchange International Conference, 6 November 2016 held in Shanghai Open University, Shanghai, China.
    • Leadership and Innovation for the Future of ODL 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-05-10)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the 2nd High Level Roundtable for Vice Chancellors & Heads of ODL Institutions, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 10 May 2018.
    • 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 ...
    • Learners Our Common Wealth: Towards Lifelong Learning for All 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-05-23)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning at the Council for Education in the Commonwealth Annual Conference 21 to 23 May 2019. Prepared with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: ...
    • 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 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-03)
      Slides from the First Contact Group Meeting of the Parliamentarians for Education in the UNESCO New Delhi Cluster countries of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka, 25 March 2010. Presented by Asha ...
    • 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 Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-10-31)
      My task in the next few minutes is to set the scene for this conference. Although today is the opening ceremony, hundreds of colleagues around the globe have already been taking part in PCF4 for several months through four ...
    • Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-02-24)
      Slides from Learning for Development presentation presented at: University of New England, Armidale, 24 February 2010; University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, 1 March 2010; Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, ...
    • Learning for Development: COL’s Plan for 2006-09 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-12-14)
      Today I shall present, formally but briefly, the guts of our Plan for 2006-09. Its preparation has been thorough and highly consultative and I was particularly pleased by your appreciative comments about our planning process.
    • Learning for Development: Selected speeches of Sir John Daniel and colleagues September 2006 - February 2007 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Mackintosh, Wayne (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      This collection is entitled Learning for Development because that is the focus of COL’s work. In abstract terms we follow Amartya Sen’s definition of development as freedom whilst our operational framework for development ...
    • Learning for Development: The Role of Distance Education 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-04-10)
      I shall start by asking what we mean by development. We use the word often, but what do we imagine when we pronounce it? I shall suggest that development simply means increasing freedom. There are many sorts of freedom and ...