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Out-of-School Children and Youth: A Contemporary View from Selected African Commonwealth Countries

This report provides an overview of key indicators for all nineteen Commonwealth Africa countries as well as contextual case studies of eight countries for which representatives were available to verify or update the data that had been collected. While significant progress has been made towards universal primary education, there remain challenges in primary and secondary completion, and in the key transitions from primary to secondary…


Additional Resources

Journal of Learning for Development

JL4D is COL’s peer-reviewed journal. It is published three times a year.


Connections is COL’s newsletter. It is published three times a year, in both print and digital formats.


COL courses are made available as open educational resources under the Creative Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 International license.

Speeches and Presentations

Speeches and presentations by COL President and CEO Professor Asha Kanwar and other COL staff are made available online.


Find COL videos, including messages from the COL President and archived webinars, on COL’s YouTube channel.

Directory of Open Educational Resources

The Directory of Open Educational Resources (DOER) is a curated collection of OER from across the Commonwealth.

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