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... Read More
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... Read More
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... Read More
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... Read More
All available keynote presentations from the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, held in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, can be found on OAsis.  
“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... Read More
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) is conducting six Regional Consultations around the world in the lead up to the 2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress, scheduled to be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, from 18 to 20 September 2017. The... Read More
In September 2015, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted at the UN Sustainable Development Summit. To mark the first year anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), COL is hosting a webinar... Read More
Join COL's GIRLS Inspire initiative for a webinar on monitoring and evaluation (M&E) on Thursday, 25 August 2016. Speakers will include: Kuntal De, Consultant, Mann Deshi Foundation Frances Ferreira, Senior Advisor - Women & Girls,... Read More
Prof Asha Kanwar, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning, met with Ghana’s Honourable Minister of Education, Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, in Accra on 2 August 2016. The two leaders discussed skills development for girls,... Read More