Achieving the MDGs
Achieving the MDGs will require a massive expansion of human learning. Traditional methods of education and training cannot address the scope and scale of the task. more...
MARCH 2013 NEWSLETTER includes: PCF7: Empowerment and transformation; Preparing Jamaican farmers to face Hurricane Sandy; In Focus: COL’s leadership role in open educational resources; Fair Comment: ODL and the capability approach; New Resources and EdTech News. more...
On behalf of Commonwealth Ministers of Education, COL is co-ordinating the development of a Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC). More than 30 countries are now actively engaged in making the VUSSC a reality. more...
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Emerging issues - MOOCs
A wide range of studies, reports, research documents, guides and other resources have been published by COL. Most are available for download, free-of-charge, on this web site. more...
COL's regional agency, the Commonwealth Education Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), implements COL's mandate in Asia. more...
Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF7): Abuja, Nigeria,
2 – 6 December 2013.
PCF7 Call for abstracts and proposals
Call for Nominations: Excellence in Distance Education Awards
New Journal from COL