29 March 2015 – The Open Education Consortium awarded the Commonwealth of Learning/President and CEO, Professor Asha Kanwar, with the Open Education Excellence Award for the open MOOC “Mobiles for Development”. The Open Education Awards for... Read More
Members of the Transnational Qualifications Framework (TQF) Management Committee
19 March 2015 - Members of the Transnational Qualifications Framework (TQF) Management Committee announced the completion of the review of The Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) TQF. The Open University of Malaysia... Read More
25 February 2015 - On 24 February 2015, two intergovernmental organisations of the Commonwealth, the Commonwealth Foundation and Commonwealth of Learning (COL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the Commonwealth Headquarters in London,... Read More
President/Vice-Chancellor, Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Anuwar Ali, and Commonwealth of Learning (COL) President and CEO, Professor Asha Kanwar
18 February 2015 - Open University of Malaysia (OUM) President/Vice-Chancellor, Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Anuwar Ali, and Commonwealth of Learning (COL) President and CEO, Professor Asha Kanwar, announced that the eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF8)... Read More
agMOOC staff at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
17 February 2015 - Professor Indranil Manna, Director of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK), today announced that a consortium of leading institutions will launch Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) in the agriculture sector, known as... Read More
October 2014 - Each year, the Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU) recognises an individual from the Asian or global ODL community who, over a long period of time, has made outstanding contributions in the areas of open and distance... Read More
July 2014 - Dr. Linda Sissons, CNZM, Chief Executive Officer of New Zealand’s Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec), has been named Chair of the Board of Governors of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL). She takes on her new role as the... Read More
Award acceptance
July 2013 - At a gala event held in London at the end of June — far away from the developing rural communities it serves — the Lifelong Learning for Farmers (L3F) program of the Vancouver-based Commonwealth of Learning (COL), and specifically... Read More