higher education institutions

An Open Knowledge Primer for OER Africa

First there were Open Educational Resources (OER); Then there was Open Access (OA); Increasingly academics and researchers are making Open Data integral to scholarly communication; Rather than segmenting the three, many practitioners use the phrase; Open Knowledge; This primer is meant to complement work carried out at OER Africa on OER and IPR/copyrigh;It broadens the discussion to include open access and open data, issues that impact on sub-Saharan African universities but that are not discussed as extensively within sub-Saharan African universities as they should be.

Policy Issues in ICT Education and Training

"This paper presents an overview of policy issues worth considering when developing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) policy for higher learning institutions in East Africa countries. It commences by expounding the rationale behind ICT policy