COL’s Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF7) was held in Abuja, Nigeria from 2 - 6 December 2013, in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Education and the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

The Forum addressed "Open Learning for Development: Towards Empowerment and Transformation" through five themes:

  1. Girls’ and Women’s Education
  2. Skills Development
  3. Promoting Open Educational Resources (OER)
  4. Innovation and Technology
  5. Institutional Development

A summary description of PCF7 and its results appears in the March 2014 edition of COL's newsletter, Connections.

 

Social Media

https://twitter.com/#pcf7
https://www.twitter.com/pcf7radio 
PCF7 Radio (and photos): http://bit.ly/pcf7gist
PCF7 Radio podcasts: https://soundcloud.com/pcf7-radio  
https://www.facebook.com/PCF7Radio

 

Forum partners

Several organisations have supported PCF7, enabling subsidies for delegates who would otherwise be unable to attend.