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Honduras, officially the Republic of Honduras (Spanish: República de Honduras), is a republic in Central America. The country is bordered to the west by Guatemala, to the southwest by El Salvador, to the southeast by Nicaragua, to the south by the Pacific Ocean at the Gulf of Fonseca, and to the north by the Gulf of Honduras, a large inlet of the Caribbean Sea. The capital is Tegucigalpa and the population is 8,249,574.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Honduras.

Education in Honduras

For a general description of education in Honduras see Education:Honduras.


For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Honduras.

Quality procedures

Internet in Honduras

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Honduras

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Honduras

UNESCO reports some involvement in open access publishing in Honduras (http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/access-by-region/latin-america-and-the-caribbean/honduras/).

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives

The Techological University of Honduras and the Universidad Jose Cecilio del Valle are fellow members of an international project called OportUnidad. Institutions from Latin America and the European Union participate in this project, which seeks to create a common ground in higher education by increasing the use of open educational resources (OERs) and practices (OEPs). OportUnidad started in January 2012 and ends in June 2014.



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