• Celebrating Open Schooling 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      Video introduction, Conference of the Papua New Guinea Association for Distance Education (PNGADE), Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea, 20 June 2011, Celebrating Open Schooling, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
    • COL in the Pacific - Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-04-02)
      COL in the Pacific - Promoting Learning for Development presented at the Forum Education Ministers’ Meeting in the Cook Islands on 2 April 2014 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • COL in the Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-03-30)
      Transcript and presentation slides of a presentation given at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia, 30 March 2015. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO.
    • COL in the Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-05-26)
      Video presentation at the PACFOLD Advisory Group Meeting (26 – 27 May 2014) held in Fiji, by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 13:12 // Resource contains link to video as well as documents of the ...
    • COL's Perspective on Open Education 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-08)
      COL believes that knowledge is the common wealth of human kind and that all educational content developed with public funds must be made available under open licenses, so that more people are able to benefit from the initial ...
    • Connecting Australia and the Asia Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-13)
      University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia, 13 May 2013, Connecting Australia and the Asia Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development, Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning // I ...
    • Education and Training: Building the Critical Platform for Social and Economic Development in the Pacific 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-03-25)
      Video speech/presentation given at the Pacific TVET Open Distance and Flexible Learning Forum held in Tonga (25-28 March 2013) by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:47 // Resource contains link to video ...
    • Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Asia-Pacific 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-23)
      The aim of this project is to encourage governments to promote OER and the use of open licences. We hope that this project will help both governments and practitioners in the OER movement to integrate the concept of open ...
    • ICT for Skills and Development: Building for the Future 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-11)
      Technology has become a critical component of economic development in Asia and the Pacific. Indeed this is a global phenomenon. This presentation identifies a few global trends with respect to Information and Communications ...
    • ICT in the Caribbean: Implications for the Pacific? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-04-01)
      I will share some of the Commonwealth of Learning’s work in ICT in the Caribbean, what has worked and the lessons learned and examine what implications these might have for the Pacific.
    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • Moving Towards Relevant & Inclusive Education: the Role of Distance Learning and Technology 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-31)
      My topic today is ‘Moving towards relevant and inclusive education: the role of distance learning and technology’. I will first look at the context of education globally and in the Pacific region. I will then review the ...
    • Open but Tough 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02-23)
      Open Education Foundation: Consultative meeting on opening up higher education: the OER University. Otago, New Zealand, 23 February 2011. Speaker: Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 9:13 (mins) // Resource ...
    • Open Education Resources: Next Steps? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      Conference of the Papua New Guinea Association for Distance Education (PNGADE) Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea, 20 June 2011.Speaker: Prof. Asha Kanwar. Duration:13:24 (mins) // Resource contains link to ...
    • Opening Remarks: Pacific Focal Points Meeting 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-09-22)
      Transcript of the opening remarks given at the Pacific Focal Points Meeting, Samoa, 22 September 2014. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-06-20)
      COL Vice President Mr. Vis Naidoo discusses COL's commitment to the development of the regional centre, presented at the Pacific Regional ODL Centre Planning Meeting, Vanuatu, 20 June 2013. Duration: 6:31 // Resource ...
    • Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-20)
      Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT), New Zealand, 20 May 2013, Promoting Learning for Development, Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning // OL is an intergovernmental organisation, ...
    • Teacher Development: Working Together to Achieve Quality Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-20)
      Video presentation at the Regional Workshop on Teacher Education in the Pacific (20 May 2013) held in Samoa by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:39 // Resource contains link to video as well as a document ...
    • Trends in Quality Assurance in ODL 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-02-29)
      Slides of speech presented at the Asia-Pacific Quality Network Conference and Annual General Meeting, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 29 February–2 March 2012. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar.