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What matters is government policy on creating local open educational resources
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What matters is government policy on creating local open educational resources

Open Educational Resources (OER) are seen as a solution to the dire lack of access to quality education across the world, especially in Africa. Activity surrounding open licensing and open access to education content has increased exponentially since the term OER was coined in 2001, catalysed by strong advocates for open resource sharing, especially in Africa. However, a host of issues remain open for […]

What community radio can do for education in Africa
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What community radio can do for education in Africa

Radio broadcasting is a powerful tool that enables communication to many isolated rural villages and towns in developing countries. For many of these rural communities, radio broadcasts are often the only effective way to solicit important information to a large audience.  Most recently in Uganda, community operated educational programmes are being broadcast to remote localities in an effort to reach students that have limited […]