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Universal Access to Quality Content: The Role of Open Education Resources (OER)
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-05-24)
Presented at the International Conference on ICT and Post-2015 Education Qingdao, China; May 24, 2015
Convocation Address at Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU)
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-09-27)
Transcript of the convocation address given at the Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University, India, 27 September 2014. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
Preventing Child Early and Forced Marriage
(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 Ms Frances Ferreira, Education Specialist).
Democratising Higher Education through Open Education Resources: From Commitment to Action
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-13)
I will first look at the context of higher education and some of the initiatives that have been taken to democratise education. I will then bring you some examples of how OER are being harnessed to increase access, improve ...
Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: The Implications for Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-19)
My topic today is ‘Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: the implications for higher education’. I will first look at three emerging developments, namely the phenomenal rise of online learning; the OER movement and ...
Looking Before and After: the Emerging World of QA
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-07)
Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) 2013 Conference and Annual General Meeting, Chinese Taipei, 7 April 2013, Looking Before and After: the emerging world of QA by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // I am ...
Opening Up to Open Education Resources
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-02)
Transcript from Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan, 2 April 2013 "Opening up to Open Education Resources" by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning
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 ...
Ten Years of OER: Enlarging the Circle?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09-20)
My topic is ‘Ten Years of OER: enlarging the cirle?’. // I shall first speak of some of the major developments in the last ten years, look at the lessons learned and will finally raise the question of how the circle may ...
Learning for Development
(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 ...