The OER World Map collects data related to Open Educational Resources (OER) and Open Education as described in the Cape Town Declaration and the 2012 OER Paris Declaration. Please add only related data. If not obvious, please outline the reference to OER in the description field.
A group of people sharing collective goals: universities, corporations, associations, and many others.
A permanently available offering that provides functionality and value to its users.
A temporary undertaking intended to accomplish particular tasks under time constraints.
A gathering of people which takes place at a certain location (virtual or physical) at a certain time.
A user's story published on the OER World Map that relates to Open Education and OER.
A tool that can be used to produce and distribute OER or that enables access or contribution to OER in any particular way.
A website, blog post, video, audio format, or any other online publication related to OER.
A formal regulation or strategy regarding the creation and use of OER.
“The idea is simple: to publish all of our course materials online and make them widely available to everyone.”
Dick K.P. Yue, Professor, MIT School of Engineering
MIT OpenCourseWare is often conside...
OER Africa supports higher education institutions across Africa in the development and use of OER (Open educational resources) to enhance teaching and learning. It was established by the South African...
The African Virtual University (AVU) is a Pan African Intergovernmental Organization established by charter with the mandate of significantly increasing access to quality higher education and training...
Saide, the South African Institute for Distance Education, is a non-governmental organization based in Johannesburg but conducting projects throughout South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. Saide's task...