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Taking place virtually from Nov 30 – Dec 4

Panels and Discussions

The UNESCO OER Recommendation: Opportunity and Challenges

Date Friday, Dec 4  Time   –   

Join us for a discussion on the UNESCO OER Recommendation and its implementation!
Our panel will discuss key ongoing initiatives from the ICDE OER Francophone Africa working group and project and will share ideas to replicate in other countries.
In addition, we will go into findings and recommendations for the way forward based on the OER Advocacy Committee Survey.
Finally, we will explore opportunities and challenges of the OER UNESCO Recommendation in the context of COVID-19.


OEB speaker Jacques Dang

Jacques Dang

Aunege, France


OEB speaker Zeynep Varoglu

Zeynep Varoglu

UNESCO, France

OEB speaker Torunn Gjelsvik

Torunn Gjelsvik

International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE), Norway

OEB speaker Ebba Ossiannilsson

Ebba Ossiannilsson

ICDE/ Swedish Association for Distance Education, Sweden