Location:HQ ODL-Tower- Multipurpose Hall at Ground Floor
THE OPEN UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA WISHES TO INFORM AND INVITE YOU ALL TO ITS 29TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF CONVOCATION SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS
DATE: 26th November 2019
VENUE: ODL-Tower- Multipurpose Hall at Ground Floor
TIME: 8:00 Hrs.
GUEST OF HONOR: Prof Joshua Alabi (Laweh Open University)
THEME: “The role of Open and Distance learning in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) through SDG 4″.
The aim of the presentation is to showcase ways in which ODL has honored the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through SDG 4 (Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all), in transforming society, including its contribution to social and economic development.
Specifically, the paper will revolve around the following areas:
Providing a general overview of Sustainable Development Goals
Providing the scope of open and distance learning
Showing the benefits of ODL (in terms of cost, access, and quality), benefits of e-learning in ODL, etc
Forging collaborations and linkages – challenges and prospects in Africa
Maximizing open education and open education resources (OER) for ODL