• Access to Learning for Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-05-17)
      Launch of the 5th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, University of London, 17 May 2007, Access to Learning for Development, Remarks by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a great pleasure to be here ...
    • Addressing the Teacher Gap through Open and Distance Learning: the Work of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Umar, Abdurrahman; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-22)
      Meeting of the International Task Force on ‘Teachers for Education for All’, UNESCO HQ, Paris, 22 June 2009, Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO), Abdurrahman Umar & Sir John Daniel (COL) // In its Teacher Education work COL ...
    • COL in the Commonwealth: How Technology Can Help You in an Economic Downturn 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-18)
      17th Conference of Commonwealth Ministers of Education, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 18 June 2009, PRESENTATION TO MINISTERS, COL in the Commonwealth: How technology can help you in an economic downturn, Sir John Daniel & ...
    • COL in the Commonwealth: Past, Present and Future 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-12-11)
      Our subject is COL in the Commonwealth: Past, Present and Future. We shall start by giving you some background on COL. Then we shall explain the thinking behind our Three-Year Plan for 2006-09, call simply Learning for ...
    • COL in the Commonwealth: the Revolution of Educational Technology 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-15)
      17th Conference of Commonwealth Ministers of Education, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 15 June 2009 PRESENTATION TO SENIOR OFFICIALS, COL in the Commonwealth: The Revolution of Educational Technology, Sir John Daniel & Professor ...
    • COL's Third Decade 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-05-05)
      COL's 2006-09 Plan, developed after extensive consultation, is robust. Its simple theme, Learning for Development, encapsulates a mission that will guide COL through a turbulent decade. The Plan's outcomes (policy, ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning in Africa 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-02-06)
      It is a pleasure to have the opportunity to tell you what a small intergovernmental development agency, based here in Vancouver, is doing in Africa. Our work is a microcosm of the development challenges facing Africa. I ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning: How a Small Agency Achieves Development Impact 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-14)
      In his presentation, Sir John Daniel will discuss the value-added of ODL for development results, how COL works to empower governments, institutions and individuals to develop learning systems themselves and break the cycle ...
    • Developing a Common Wealth of Learning: Selected speeches of Sir John Daniel and colleagues 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Varoglu, Zeynep; West, Paul; D’Antoni, Susan; Phillips, Susan (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006)
      Part of the mission of the Commonwealth of Learning is to show intellectual leadership in the application of technology to learning. Although electronic communication is fast becoming a vehicle of choice for the discourse ...
    • Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF5) 

      Sharma, Kamalesh (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all participants to this Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning.
    • Graduation Ceremony: BOCODOL 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-12-11)
      It is both an honour and a privilege to speak at the Graduation Ceremony of the Botswana College of Open and Distance Learning (BOCODOL). A Graduation ceremony is a very important milestone in the journey of those of you ...
    • Helping Farmers Prosper: Announcing a New Model for Partnership 

      Daniel, John; Alluri, Krishna (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-07-14)
      I shall first describe the work of the Commonwealth of Learning, which is a small but dynamic Commonwealth intergovernmental agency based just over the Rockies in Vancouver. We have only been working in agriculture for a ...
    • How Can Learning Contribute to Development? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-02-27)
      University of Guyana, The Dennis Irvine Lecture, 27 February 2007, How Can Learning Contribute to Development? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Six years ago, when my predecessor and friend Professor Raj ...
    • Is eLearning True to the Principles of Technology? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-27)
      eLearn Conference, World Conference on eLearning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education, Vancouver, Canada, 27 October 2009, Keynote address by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // What is technology ...
    • 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: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John; Menon, Mohan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-01-31)
      The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA, 31 January 2007, Presentation to World Bank Staff, Learning for Development: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning, Sir John Daniel & Professor Mohan Menon, Commonwealth of Learning ...
    • Learning for Livelihoods: The Key to Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-09-18)
      This morning, however, I am going to put on my COL hat, take you into the wider world overseas and tell you how an organisation based in Canada and supported by Canada is bringing together the concepts of learning, work ...
    • Montréal: ma ville universitaire 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-06-12)
      L'honneur que vous venez de me conférer m'est particulièrement précieux car, comme vient de noter le professeur Vazquez-Abad, j'ai commencé ma carrière universitaire sur ce campus il y a trente-neuf ans. Recevoir un tel ...
    • Open Educational Resources for Network Enabled Education 

      Sreedher, Ramamurthy (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-08-20)
      India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, 20 – 21 August 2009, INITITATIVES FROM COMMONWEALTH OF LEARNING, Dr. R. Sreedher, Director, Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi // The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) ...
    • Open Schooling: What COL Does 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-03-29)
      The President of COL was invited by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) to present an information session on: Open Schooling: What COL does, Ottawa, Canada 29 March 2007 by Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning