LATIn Platforms:

LATIn in Social Media:






LATIn Open Courses:

Introduction to Open Education

 Curso LATIn_Educacion Abierta

Open Textbooks

Curso LATIn_Libros de Texto Abiertos


Funded by:

ALFA Programme, an initiative of EuropeAid

A face-to-face meeting was organized in Arequipa, Peru from 5 to 9 of November 2012 to discuss ideas for the proposal of a set of strategies for the implementation and adoption of the Open Textbooks in Latin America. The discussion was led by UdelaR. At the meeting there were discussions about the design of the platform, the deadlines for new tasks and the preparation for the pilot for collaborative creation of Open Textbooks. The quality plan was updated and the activities for the second year of the project 2013 were presented. A steering group meeting was also held during this face-to-face meeting.


  • Meeting minutes.
  • Quality plan updated with activities for 2013.
  • Communication strategy for Editorial Abierta.
  • Draft plan for pilot for Collaborative Creation of Open Textbooks based on a contest.

LATIn Project (DCI-ALA/19.09.01/11/21526/279-155/ALFA III(2011)-52)

Funded by the ALFA Program, an initiative of EuropeAid