The [OECD workshop on Open Education Resources](http://www.oecd.org/edu/oer) held an expert meeting in Sweden this week. [Professor Brian Fitzgerald](www.law.qut.edu.au/about/staff/lsstaff/fitzgerald.jsp) (Project Lead of the Australian Creative Commons Project) attended the meeting, where there was broad support for the use of Creative Commons licences to enahnace access to educational resources.

The [OECD forum on the future digital economy](http://www.oecd.org/site/0,2865,en_21571361_35742275_1_1_1_1_1,00.html) provided an important message on the information economy at the end of January. Webcasts are available in English and Italian at [Radio Radicale](http://www.radioradicale.it/) (click on ‘Media & ICT’ on the left menu).