With an increasing number of states, provinces and even whole countries closing institutions of learning as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, 363 million learners worldwide are being impacted (UNESCO, 2020). How can we ensure that valuable ...
17 October 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada - In an effort to build the capacities of government officials  and educational institutions to develop national and institutional OER policies, COL and UNESCO have released Guidelines on the ...
11 October 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada - Today the United Nations is celebrating the International Day of the Girl Child. This year it is themed “GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable,” and COL has achieved new milestones in advance of this date ...
13 September 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada – The ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF9) concluded on 12 September 2019 after four days of insightful keynote addresses, engaging plenary panels, informative parallel sessions, and many other programme ...
10 September 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada – More than 500 delegates from around the world arrived at the historic BT Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh, Scotland for opening day of the ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF9) on 9 September 2019. Organised ...
30 August 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada – With just over one week to go until opening day of the ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF9), newly-released details of the programme showcase the breadth and expertise of forum presenters. ...
14 August 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada – The ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF9) will feature renowned speakers, a compelling four-day programme, and unparalleled networking opportunities. Approximately 570 participants ...
12 April 2019, Burnaby, BC, Canada – More than 500 policy makers, practitioners and thought leaders from across the Commonwealth and beyond are expected at the ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF9). Organised by the Commonwealth of ...
The Commonwealth of Learning announces the appointment of Dr Venkataraman Balaji as the next Vice President of COL. He will take up the appointment on 1 January 2019. Dr Balaji has a vast range of experience in development from his work in ...
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and The Open University (OU), United Kingdom will co-host COL’s ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF9) at BT Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Scotland during 9 to 12 September 2019. This timing marks both the end of the OU’s ...