Internet Governance

NRO Contributes to NETmundial

The Number Resource Organization (NRO) on behalf of the five Regional¬†Internet Registries (RIRs), AFRINIC, APNIC, ARIN, LACNIC, and the RIPE NCC, submitted a contribution to the Global Multistakeholder¬†Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, NETmundial. The NRO’s contribution to NETmundial … Continue reading

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IGF 2013 in Bali a Success

The NRO participated in the 2013 IGF recently, hosting a booth to provide educational materials on Internet resources management and the open and transparent community policy development process facilitated by each RIR. The NRO sponsored two workshops, one on “IPv4 … Continue reading

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NRO preparing for IGF 2013 in Bali, Indonesia

As the eighth Internet Governance Forum (IGF) approaches, the Number Resource Organization (NRO) invites all members of the global Internet community to participate in this open dialogue on Internet governance where all stakeholders meet on an equal footing. As the … Continue reading

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NRO Calls for Greater Investment in IPv6 Deployment

The Number Resource Organization (NRO) has reiterated the need to enhance efforts to deploy and adopt IPv6 around the world. The organization said IPv6 is a critical factor in global telecommunications and will determine the stability of the Internet in … Continue reading

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RIRs’ input to the WTPF-13

NOTE: This document was updated on 29 April 2013 to incorporate feedback from the RIR communities on an earlier draft. The document linked here is the final draft submitted to the ITU Secretariat. This document addresses some of the Draft … Continue reading

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NRO pledges continued support for IGF

The Number Resource Organization (NRO) has expressed its support for the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) and pledged to continue its financial and technical support. The NRO is offering USD 100,000 to support the IGF Secretariat in 2013. The 2013 IGF … Continue reading

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Comment Period for ICANN Board Seat 9 Election

Consistent with the ASO Memorandum of Understanding and ICANN Bylaws, the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) is responsible for the appointment of a representative to serve on Seat Number 9 of the ICANN Board. The ASO AC is … Continue reading

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ASO AC Call for Nominations for Seat 9 on the ICANN Board

Consistent with the ASO Memorandum of Understanding and ICANN Bylaws, the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) calls for nominations for Seat Number 9 on the ICANN Board. The nomination period will close at 23:59 UTC on 16 January … Continue reading

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Internet Governance Forum 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya

The Number Resource Organization participated in the sixth IGF meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, 27-30 September 2011. NRO participation in IGF workshops The NRO organized the following workshops: Wednesday, 28 September, 11:00 ¬†- 12:30 166. Enhancing Understanding: Facilitating Internet Governance Through … Continue reading

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ITAC endorses OECD Communique on Internet Policy-Making

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), at the conclusion of its recent High Level Meeting on the Internet Economy, issued a communique and press release of interest to the NRO community. The NRO is a member of the … Continue reading

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