Developing government policies for distance education: lessons learnt from two Sri Lankan case studies

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Liyanagunawardena, Tharindu Rekha; Adams, Andrew Alexander; Rassool, Naz; Williams, Shirley A.;

Education, especially higher education, is considered vital for maintaining national and individual competitiveness in the global knowledge economy. Following the introduction of its "Free Education Policy" as early as 1947, Sri Lanka is now the best performer in basic ... View more
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