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Commonwealth of Learning Strategic Plan 2021-2027

COL’s mission is to help governments, institutions and organisations expand the scale, efficiency and quality of learning by using appropriate open, distance and technology-based approaches. In 2021 -2027, COL will: i) build on its expertise in ODL, OER and TEL to play a more influential role in national policy development and implementation; ii) invest in innovations and research; iii) support the digital transformation of institutions…


Additional Resources

Journal of Learning for Development

JL4D is COL’s peer-reviewed journal. It is published three times a year.


Connections is COL’s newsletter. It is published three times a year, in both print and digital formats.


COL courses are made available as open educational resources under the Creative Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 International license.

Speeches and Presentations

Speeches and presentations by COL President and CEO Professor Asha Kanwar and other COL staff are made available online.


Find COL videos, including messages from the COL President and archived webinars, on COL’s YouTube channel.

Directory of Open Educational Resources

The Directory of Open Educational Resources (DOER) is a curated collection of OER from across the Commonwealth.

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