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Panama (Spanish: Panamá), officially the Republic of Panama (Spanish: República de Panamá), is the southernmost country of Central America. Situated on the isthmus connecting North and South America, it is bordered by Costa Rica to the west, Colombia to the southeast, the Caribbean to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. The capital is Panama City. On a 2012 poll, it was reported that Panama City was the city with the happiest people in the world. The population is 3,661,868.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Panama.

Education in Panama

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


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

Quality procedures

Internet in Panama

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Panama

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Panama

UNESCO notes some activity in open access publishing (, but apart from this no OER initiatives were found.

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives



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