• Asa Briggs Lecture: Educate Girls 

      Tharoor, Shashi (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-27)
      Asa Briggs Lecture presented by Dr Shashi Tharoor, M.P., Author, peace-keeper, refugee worker, human rights activist, a former Minister of State for External Affairs, member of the Indian Parliament from the Thiruvananthapuram ...
    • Educational Transformation 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-04-05)
      Transcript of remarks for the Indian Consortium for Educational Transformation (I-CONSENT), Virtual Schools and Learning Homes, Launch of three programmes: Prayog Pariwar Kendra (PPK) Learning through Experimentation and ...
    • Human Development for Innovation: Changing the Profile of Global Higher Education 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-03-02)
      China now has the largest postsecondary education system with 21 million students and an Age Participation Rate (APR) of 19%. India lags behind with an APR of 10% and some 10 million students. Creating an innovative society ...
    • New Technologies: New Possibilities For Reaching The Unreached 

      Gourley, Brenda (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-15)
      Peace is fundamentally reliant on development and development is fundamentally reliant on education. If the world is to become a better and safer place, then education will be crucial in making it so.
    • The Role of Formal and Informal Education in Tackling Development Needs and Attaining Development Goals 

      Museveni, Yoweri K; Nsibambi, Apolo (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      Transcript and video of a presentation at opening of the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, London, UK, 14 July 2008. Prepared by H.E. Yoweri K. Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, and Chairman of ...
    • Success and Failure in the Global Campaign for Education for All: What Now? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-02-11)
      Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs, Trust in Education Lecture Series, Halifax, 11 March 2009 Success and Failure in the Global Campaign for Education for All: What Now? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning ...
    • Technology, Education and Sustainable Development 

      Alluri, Krishna; Menon, Mohan; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-16)
      Our title is Technology, Education and Sustainable Development. Before I joined COL I spent a few years as Assistant Director-General for Education at UNESCO. Whilst I was there UNESCO's Education Sector was charged with ...