PACFOLD in 2017

It certainly has been an active year with PACFOLD thanks to our friends, partners and collaborators who have provided trust, support and fellowship. This is a short look back with appreciation for 2017. PACIFIC OER TVET WORKSHOP “In line with country priorities to increase access to improved quality skills training, COL has been supporting the … Read more

USP OER Institution Policy

The University of the South Pacific once again leads by example as it organised an OER Institutional Policy development workshop. The workshop, which last for two days (May 25th and 26th), was organised by the Center for Flexible Learning (C.F.L.) in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Learning (COL). The aim of the workshop was to … Read more

Pacific Regional TVET OER Course Design Workshop

This is a workshop organised by the Commonwealth of Learning on incorporating OER in course materials. The objective is to build capacity in the development of OER learning resources for skills training. There will be participants from ministries and institutions from 9 Pacific countries and it will be hosted by Pacific TAFE at USP.

Talking Books Workshop

USP, in conjunction with UNICEF and SIL are pleased to announce a workshop on making talking books. It will be held at USP on June 13/14th 2017 and registration is important due to limited places. This workshop is aimed at education officials and teachers who are interested in making Pacific Talking Books for children, but … Read more

OER Pacific Region Consultation

OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: ​From Commitment to Action ​The 2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress is scheduled to be held in Ljubljana on 18–20 September 2017, hosted by the Government of Slovenia. This will mark five years since the World OER Congress was held in Paris in 2012. In the year … Read more

Pacific Flexible Skills Development Online.

Open Online Course with  (PACFOLD)  Accessible version

Flexible Learning Association of New Zealand


Pacific Center for Flexible and Open Learning for Development (PACFOLD)

Pacific Center for Flexible and Open Learning for Development (PACFOLD)

Pacific Center for Flexible and Open Learning for Development (PACFOLD)

Pacific Center for Flexible and Open Learning for Development (PACFOLD) is offering this free online course starting early May 2017.

This online course is supported by the University of the South Pacific and the Commonwealth of Learning. It is an exploration of tools and pedagogies for flexible and open learning and will be held between 9th May & 3rd July. It will cover topics such as:

  • ICT in education
  • Skills development
  • Strategy discussion
  • Open education resources
  • Recognition for teachers & institutions
  • Change management

Find out more on the flyer attached and register your interest to participate here.

Contact Matai Tagicaki ‘’ for more information. Find out more about PACFOLD here.


Article attachment

FSD Flyer 2017 final
PDF, 142.3 KB

Skip to toolbar