NRO to Lead Key Internet Infrastructure Discussions at 2011 IGF

IPv6 Deployment and Internet Governance workshops to highlight importance of multi-stakeholder cooperation Nairobi, Kenya, 26 September 2011 – The Number Resource Organization (NRO), made up of the world’s five Regional Internet Registries, will lead key discussions about Internet infrastructure at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) this week. NRO representatives will host two workshops, and invite all stakeholders to participate to… Read More

Call for Survey Participation: Review of ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO)

The consultancy firm ITEMS International is conducting an organizational review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO). The aim of the survey is to assess how well the ASO has been performing within the ICANN system and to determine whether any change in its structure or operations is desirable to improve its effectiveness. As part of this review, ITEMS is… Read More

Meeting of the NRO Executive Council – 110920

Minutes 20 September 2011 Teleconference Executive Council Attendees: Chairman: Raúl Echeberría, CHAIR (LACNIC) Secretary: John Curran, JC, (ARIN) Members: Axel Pawlik, AP (RIPE NCC) Secretariat: Therese Colosi, ARIN Observers: Pablo Hinojosa – APNIC Nate Davis – ARIN Susan Hamlin – ARIN Leslie Nobile – ARIN Regrets: Adiel Akplogan (AFRINIC) Paul Wilson (APNIC) 1. Welcome, Apologies, Agenda Bashing The Chair called… Read More

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 Openness and Transparency Thursday, 29 September, 9:00 – 10:30 165. Understanding IPv6 Deployment and Transition Presentations: Human Capacity Building For… Read More

Tomohiro Fujisaki Elected to NRO NC

APNIC is pleased to announce that Tomohiro Fujisaki has been elected as a representative to the Number Resource Organization (NRO) Number Council (NC) for the APNIC region for a two-year term from 1 January2012 to 31 December 2013. Election details can be found at