About

What  is  the  OPENSOURCE UNIVERSITY ?

The Opensource University is a project of the Centre Cheikh Anta Diop  (CCAD) which aims to take up the challenge of education and technological development in Africa and in the world, following the philosophy of Cheikh Anta Diop, of free software as advocated by Richard Stallman and of open source.

The Centre Cheikh Anta Diop (CCAD) is an educational non-governmental organisation registered in Congo under N°013/015/MID/DGAT/DER/SAG .

Our mission

To promote education and technological innovation based on the philosophies of free and open source software . 

The Opensource University aims to promote free software to the general public, associations, professionals, stakeholders and public authorities in Africa

and in the World.


Our values

Student-centered 

We support teaching, learning, academic achievement , personal growth and well-being of all students.

Integrity

We strive to be transparent, respectful, honest and accountable to ourselves and others; integrity fosters trust

and trust builds community.  

We actively work to create a caring, compassionate, healthy and safe environment

 environment that allows all members of the community to flourish.

Diversity and inclusion

We build and maintain a community and culture that celebrates and  value diversity of backgrounds, identities and perspectives in the spirit of the 

of the free software and open source philosophy.

Collaboration

We are committed to creative, flexible and generous ways of to build bridges, work together and communicate openly.

Innovation

We are committed to creative risk-taking to build a more agile organisation which in turn affects

transformative change at the Institute and in the world.

 

OSU CHARTER, CODE OF CONDUCT, OPERATING SYSTEM DESIGN AND POLICY & DEVELOPER GUIDE 

OSU CHARTER

 WE follow the philosophy of the Debian Charter.

CODE OF CONDUCT

Read more : Debian 'code of conduct.

Read more: Team membership code of conduct.

OPERATING SYSTEM DESIGN AND POLICY

Read more ...

DEVELOPER'S GUIDE

Check  the  open  source  developers reference .

Visit  our Gitlab account .


Last modified: Sunday, 13 March 2022, 10:29 PM