British Indian Ocean Territory

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Overview

The British Indian Ocean Territory or Chagos Islands is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom situated in the Indian Ocean halfway between Africa and Indonesia. The territory comprises the six atolls of the Chagos Archipelago (Hindi and other North Indian languages: फेहंद्वीप Phehandweep ; Tamil: பேயிகான தீவுகள் Paeikaana Theevukal ; Dhivehi: Feyhandheebu) with over 1,000 individual islands – many tiny – amounting to a total land area of 60 square kilometres (23 sq mi). The capital city is Diego Garcia and it has a population of 3,000.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:British Indian Ocean Territory.

Education in British Indian Ocean Territory

For a general description of education in British Indian Ocean Territory see Education:British Indian Ocean Territory.


e-learning

For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:British Indian Ocean Territory.


Quality procedures

Internet in British Indian Ocean Territory

Internet in Education

Copyright law in British Indian Ocean Territory

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in British Indian Ocean Territory

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives

References

Reports


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