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Successful finish of Latin America and Caribbean regional consultation

April 23, 2017

The Latin America and Caribbean OER Regional Consultation was held on 3-4 April, 2017
at the Golden Tulip Paulista Plaza in São Paulo, Brazil .

European Commission at World OER Congress

The Government of Slovenia and OpeningupSlovenia had a meeting with Tibor Navracsics’s team, the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, discussing the role of the EC at the 2nd World OER Congress.

First results from Regional Consultations on OER

April 19, 2017

During the regional consultations, the participants were engaged in group discussions and presented their recommendations. While the process is still in progress, some of the key recommendations emerging out of the four regional consultations are outlined in this news item.


Interviews series from Asian Regional Consultation

April 1, 2017

Check the opinions and thoughts on OER from the attendees of the Asian Regional Consultation at Videolectures.Net. More interviews and videos coming soon!


75 countries completed the OER Government Survey

The Commonwealth of Learning is conducting a survey in alignment with the Regional Consultations. Check if your country is on the list.


Videos available from Asian OER Regional Consultation

March 25, 2017

Leading towards the World OER Congress we are filming all the Regional Consultations. Today we share the introductions, invited talks and interviews from the Asia OER Regional Consultation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Check it out!


Successful finish of European regional consultation

March 1, 2017

Ministers, senior officials, experts and activists from 23 countries in Europe, Republic of Korea, and the USA and four Inter-Governmental organizations participated in the RCOER for Europe. (more…)

Slovenian Minister for Education Maja Makovec Brenčič @ Malta Regional Consultation

February 23, 2017

Slovenian Minister with Gašper Hrastelj, Deputy Secretary General Slovenian National Commission for UNESCO shining at and supporting towards in Sept 2017.


Sucessful 1st Regional Consultation in Asia in lead up to 2nd World OER Congress

February 21, 2017

The Asia Regional Consultation on Open Educational Resources (RCOER) was organised by COL and held on 1–2 December 2016 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in partnership with Asia eUniversity, Kuala Lumpur. The theme of the regional consultation was “OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: From Commitment to Action.” Annex 1 of this report contains the programme schedule.