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Is Modern ICT the Answer to Extension?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09-24)
My topic today is: ‘Is modern ICT the answer to extension?’ which will be examined in the context of the Commonwealth of Learning’s work in Lifelong Learning for Farming. This presentation has been prepared jointly with ...
Women Leaders in Sustainable Development
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-24)
Presented at CHOGM Malta 2015 at the Commonwealth Women’s Forum on 24 November 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr K. Balasubramanian, Vice President and Ms Rosanne Wong, Gender Equality Manager).
Knowledge Transfer for a Horticultural Revolution: The Lifelong Learning for Farmers Model
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-08-22)
Our title is Knowledge Transfer for a Horticultural Revolution: The Lifelong Learning for Farmers Model. We argue that the current approach to agricultural extension, which is based on the green revolution, is unsuitable ...
Creating Knowledge Networks for Sustainable Development
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-02-25)
World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)+10 Review Meeting, From Digital to Knowledge Divide, Thematic Forum 1, UNESCO, France, 25 February 2013, Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar and co-written with Dr. K. ...
Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges
(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. ...
Smallholders’ Transformation to Business Enterprise in Africa: A Reality or a Mental Illusion?
(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 ...
Empowerment of Women and Profit: The Role of Coevolution Partnership
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-09-06)
Session VI: Intergenerational and Cross-Collaborative Partnerships of the 11th Women’s Affairs Ministers Meeting (11th WAMM), The Commonwealth in Apia, Samoa, 6-8 September 2016. Presented by Dr. K Balasubramanian, ...
Transforming learning through innovation: the COL experience
(Commonwealth of Learning, 2016-05-24)
Presentation delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Learning International Networks Consortium (LINC) Conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Co-written by ...