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Innovation - Micro-grants for learning

news - 23/01/2015

The third example of good practice financed by the innovation fund is the project on Micro-grants for learning.

The objective of this project was to explore crowdfunding as a fundraising method to develop learning products.

The research on crowdfunding commissioned as part of this project in 2013 led to a new massive open online course (MOOC) on crowdfunding for development, included in the 2015 catalogue of open courses. It will be the first MOOC offered by the Centre. A decision on the rollout of this new learning method will be subject to the outcome of the pilot.

For more information: http://itcilo.wordpress.com/2014/03/10/crowdfunding-sustainable-learning-solutions/