ICDE participated at ODSLDA 2016 in Coimbatore, India.


On 24 November, Senior Adviser Torunn Gjelsvik from the ICDE Secretariat gave a key note on “Global trends in Online, Open and Flexible Education” at the International Conference on Open and Distance Learning for Sustainable Development in Agriculture – ODSLDA – in Coimbatore, India.

The conference was hosted by the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, and its mission is to bridge the educational gap and reach out to the rural population of farmers through distance education programmes.

The ICDE presentation focuses on global trends with a perspective of India and its potential and challenges in digital transformation of education.

Torunn Gjelsvik's presentation "Global Trends in Online, Open and Flexible Education" can be explored on Slideshare here.