UNESCO CHAIR

THE FUTURE IS OPEN

Following the success of VideoLectures.NET, recognized by the UN and UNESCO as one of the most outstanding examples of creative and innovative e-Content in the world in the last decade, the Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia has successfully established a UNESCO Chair on Open Technologies for Open Educational Resources (OER) and Open Learning.

The Chair is serving to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation on online and open learning. It is facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the Institute and other institutions around the world.

CHAIR’s ACTIVITES

Open Education for a Better World (OE4BW)

An online mentoring program supports the development and implementation of open educational resources on topics with social impact according to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. 

Slovenian Open EducationAL Library (KOIS)

The initiative seeks to encourage the development and implementation of the Open Educational Resources (OER), which contributes to improving the quality and efficiency of education in Slovenia.

Opening up Slovenia

Opening up Slovenia is a bottom-up created initiative in which Slovenia as a first European member state will attempt to create a unique nationwide research environment in open education.

Contact Us

Jožef Stefan Institute
Centre for Knowledge Transfer in
Information Technologies (CT3)

Jamova 39, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia

email: ct3@ijs.si
phone: +386 1 477 3593
fax: +386 1 477 3935