- 1 Overview
- 2 Education in Venezuela
- 3 Internet in Venezuela
- 4 Copyright law in Venezuela
- 5 OER Initiatives in Venezuela
- 6 References
Venezuela, officially called the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Spanish: República Bolivariana de Venezuela), is a country on the northern coast of South America. Venezuela's territory covers around 916,445 square kilometres (353,841 sq mi), with an estimated population of approximately 28,946,101. The capital is Caracas.
For further general information see Wikipedia:Venezuela.
Education in Venezuela
For a general description of education in Venezuela see Education:Venezuela.
For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Venezuela.
Internet in Venezuela
Internet in Education
Copyright law in Venezuela
Copyright law in Education
OER Initiatives in Venezuela
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/venezuela/).
National OER initiatives
Regional OER initiatives
Institutional OER initiatives
The Universidad Central de Venezuela and Universidad Simon Bolivar 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.