- 1 Overview
- 2 Education in Dominica
- 3 Internet in Dominica
- 4 Copyright law in Dominica
- 5 OER Initiatives in Dominica
- 6 References
Dominica (French: Dominique) officially the Commonwealth of Dominica, is an island nation in the Caribbean Sea. To the north-northwest lies Guadeloupe, to the southeast Martinique. Its size is 754 square kilometres (291 sq mi) and the highest point in the country is Morne Diablotins, which has an elevation of 1,447 metres (4,750 ft). The Commonwealth of Dominica has an estimated population of 72,500. The capital is Roseau. Dominica has been nicknamed the "Nature Isle of the Caribbean" for its seemingly unspoiled natural beauty. It is the youngest island in the Lesser Antilles, still being formed by geothermal-volcanic activity, as evidenced by the world's second-largest boiling lake. The island features lush mountainous rainforests, home of many very rare plant, animal, and bird species. The Sisserou parrot, the island's national bird, is featured on the national flag. Dominica's economy is heavily dependent on both tourism and agriculture.
For further general information see Wikipedia:Dominica.
Education in Dominica
For a general description of education in Dominica see Education:Dominica.
For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Dominica.