- 1 Overview
- 2 Education in Nicaragua
- 3 Internet in Nicaragua
- 4 Copyright law in Nicaragua
- 5 OER Initiatives in Nicaragua
- 6 References
Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua (Spanish: República de Nicaragua), is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordering Honduras to the north and Costa Rica to the south. The Pacific Ocean lies to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. The capital city is Managua and the population is 6,071,045.
For further general information see Wikipedia:Nicaragua.
Education in Nicaragua
For a general description of education in Nicaragua see Education:Nicaragua.
For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Nicaragua.
Internet in Nicaragua
Internet in Education
Copyright law in Nicaragua
Copyright law in Education
OER Initiatives in Nicaragua
UNESCO reports some activity in open access publishing (http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/access-by-region/latin-america-and-the-caribbean/nicaragua/).
National OER initiatives
Regional OER initiatives
Institutional OER initiatives
The Universidad Catolica Redemptoris Mater in Nicaragua is a fellow member 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.