The Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) provides the information and resources contained in this website for use by policy-makers, educational designers and educators world-wide. CEMCAs focus is in strengthening institutions in Commonwealth countries in Asia that are striving to provide affordable education to larger numbers of their citizens.

CEMCA is not an educational institution. It does not register students and does not directly offer courses and programmes of study.
CEMCA neither provides accreditation service nor does endorse institutions or programmes.

While CEMCA makes every effort to provide high quality content on its website, it can’t guarantee the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of this information and, therefore, they cannot be held liable in any capacity for damages or losses to the user or any third party that may result from the use of this information.

Links to third-party websites

For the convenience of its users, CEMCA provides a number of links to third-party websites. The inclusion of these links and references does not in any way imply endorsement by CEMCA or COL. Since these links and references are not under CEMCA's control, it cannot be held responsible for the contents or for the opinions and statements that may be expressed therein.

Consultants' reports and conference papers

This website contains several studies, reports and papers that have been prepared on consultancy to COL/CEMCA or for presentation at CEMCA/COL-sponsored conferences. While these studies were commissioned or solicited by the COL/CEMCA, they have not necessarily been subjected to an editorial process. The views and opinions expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect official policies or positions of the COL/CEMCA.


Opinions and statements expressed on Blog of COL/CEMCA and resulting discussions are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect any official position or policy of the COL/CEMCA. 

Linking to CEMCA’s website and referencing content and publications

Generally, other websites may link to CEMCA’s website without seeking permission from CEMCA. However, such use must clearly identify CEMCA/COL as the source of the information displayed including the URL. Further, such links must preserve the integrity of CEMCA’s web pages.
Generally, users may quote content from CEMCA’s website, newsletters, publications and speeches without seeking permission from CEMCA, but such use must clearly identify CEMCA as the source of the information displayed including URL. Further, such use must preserve the integrity of CEMCA’s content and not be taken out-of-context in such a way that the meaning of the content could be misconstrued.
CEMCA would appreciate being notified whenever links are created to its website or content is quoted.

Copyright, printing and repackaging of materials of COL/CEMCA

All materials, text, photographs, audio clips, video clips, graphic materials, coding, and other forms and content appearing on CEMCA's website are the exclusive property of CEMCA/COL unless otherwise indicated - such as use through the specific permission of third-parties.
Users are restricted from reselling, redistributing, or creating CEMCA’s publications or other derivative works for commercial or profit-making purposes without the express, written consent of CEMCA.

Non-profit use of CEMCA’s publications, through printed or electronic means, is encouraged. Reprinted, repackaging and translation is also permitted for non-profit use. Credit and attribution to COL/CEMCA must be clear in all cases and translated versions must also state that COL/CEMCA takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the translation. Further, such use must preserve the integrity of content of COL/CEMCA and not be taken out-of-context in such a way that the meaning of the content could be misconstrued.

Please provide CEMCA with copies (physical and electronic, as available) of any reprinted, repackaged or translated materials.
Some of the publications of COL/CEMCA are course materials that have been acquired from or jointly developed with affiliates and partners. Generally these are available for use under "Some rights reserved/ creative commons guidelines (http://creativecommons.org), however some restrictions may apply in some cases, such as use restricted to developing Commonwealth countries only.


Information that you provide to CEMCA is used for communicating with you and/or enhancing your experience with CEMCA. CEMCA does not distribute your individual information to others except as may be compelled by law. Collective information may be shared with others but does not identify individuals.

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