20 January 2017 – Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), will speak at the University of Ibadan on 26 January 2017 on the topic “Innovation in Higher Education?” as part of a two-day training programme on... Read More
25 July 2016 – Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), to deliver the first public lecture of the National Open University of Nigeria’s (NOUN) Distinguished Lecture Series in Abuja, Nigeria, on Wednesday... Read More
16 June 2016 - The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and UNESCO officially launched their latest publication, "Making Sense of MOOCs: A Guide for Policy Makers in Developing Countries," this morning in Paris, France. The guide is... Read More
19 May 2016 - Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) addressed the graduates of the Open University of Sri Lanka as she received an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (D. Lit.) Honoris Causa, on 17 May 2016... Read More
21 April 2016 - In a special convocation held at the Barbican Center in London, the Open University conferred an honorary Doctor of the University degree on Professor Asha Kanwar. The degree was presented by Dr. Peter Horrocks, Vice Chancellor... Read More
​GIRLS Inspire - a new initiative to reach the hard-to-reach women and girls in five Commonwealth countries to achieve their potential through learning 8 March 2016 - Vancouver, Canada – The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals... Read More
1 October 2015 - The Commonwealth of Learning announces the appointment of Dr. K. Balasubramanian (Bala) as the new Vice President of COL who will take up the appointment on 16 October 2015. Dr. Bala has a vast range of experience in... Read More
8 July 2015 - The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) welcomed distinguished guests Wednesday morning at its headquarters in Burnaby, British Columbia for a special announcement that will bolster its support to girls and women of the Commonwealth... Read More
4 May 2015 – Today, the International Training Centre of the ILO (itc-ilo) in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) launched the Crowdfunding for Development (CF4Dev) massive open online course (MOOC). The CF4Dev MOOC will build... Read More
27 April 2015 – Today, 19 Pakistani Vice Chancellors, representatives of the British Council and Higher Education Commission Pakistan, arrived in Vancouver, Canada for a ten-day study tour. The tour is hosted in collaboration with the Commonwealth... Read More