More than 70 participants from 25 countries gathered in Malta from 23 to 24 February to discuss the role of open educational resources (OER) in ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education, as part of a series of six regional consultations ...
Webinar: Child Protection
23 February 2017
The Convention on the Rights of the Child details the protection rights of children, including protection from violence, child labour, exploitation, trafficking and more. Yet, many children are still at risk. As part of the GIRLS Inspire ...
COL President and CEO sent a video message to congratulate Jamaica on the launch of their National Qualifications Framework. Addressing Jamaica Education Minister Ruel Reid, Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Jamaica Tertiary ...
COL Vice President Dr K. Balasubramanian spoke at the Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia 2017 Conference on 6 February 2017. Speaking on the topic of "Structure, Function and Impact of Lifelong Learning Using ICT and ODL", Dr ...
Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), spoke at the University of Ibadan on 26 January 2017 on the topic “Open Educational Resources: Innovation in Higher Education?” as part of a two-day training programme ...
COL recognised outstanding achievement in this year’s Excellence in Distance Education Awards (EDEA), held at the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The awards acknowledge excellence achieved at many ...
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) named seven new Honorary Fellows of the Commonwealth of Learning at the Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF) on Open Learning, on 28 November 2016. The designation of COL Honorary Fellow recognises outstanding individual ...
PCF8 Keynote Addresses
1 December 2016
All available keynote presentations from the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, held in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, can be found on OAsis. Updated 29 December 2016.  
COL and Matuaileoo Environment Trust Inc. (METI) are working together to bring healthy living and life skills training to 25 villages in Samoa. Through the development of a "Life Skills Training Manual for Taiala," the life skills training is being ...
“Gender equality and empowerment of all women and girls should be mainstreamed into development.” A commitment to prioritise this issue, as originally agreed in the 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Communiqué, was reaffirmed at the 11th ...