Internet Governance Forum 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan

The Number Resource Organization will participate in the seventh IGF meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan, 6-9 November 2012. NRO participation in IGF workshops The NRO will organize the following workshops: (No.99) Moving to IPv6: Challenges for Internet Governance Wednesday, 7 November, 16:30 – 18:00 Conference Room #11 (No.100) Internet Governance and RPKI Friday, 9 November, 14:30 – 16:00 Conference Room #2… Read More

ARIN Elects Louis Lee to NRO NC / ASO AC

ARIN is pleased to announce that Louis Lee has been re-elected to the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC) from the ARIN region. He will begin serving another three-year term on 1 January 2013. Information on the NRO Number Council can be found at: The NRO Number Council The ARIN Board of Trustees wishes to thank Andrew Dul for… Read More

RIR Comparative Policy Overview 2012-03

RIR Comparative Policy Overview (version 2012-03) (version 2012-03) The goal of this document is to provide a comparative overview of policies across the Regional Internet Registry (RIR) system. It is not a policy statement by the RIRs, but serves as a reference for the Internet community. While this document was accurate on the date of publication, it may be outdated… Read More

Follow-up Letter to Brahima Sanou and Malcolm Johnson ITU’s Directors

Follow-up Letter to Brahima Sanou and Malcolm Johnson ITU’s Directors Follow-up letter to Brahima Sanou Telecommunication Development Bureau Director and Malcolm Johnson,Telecommunication Standardization Bureau Director after a Conference Call on September 7th where the ITU committed to propose a first draft of principles for collaboration; and from there, the NRO committed to develop together a practical work plan.

ICANN GPP-IPv4-2011 Implementation Comment Period

ICANN has announced a Public Comment Period relating to the implementation of GPP-IPv4-2011: Global Policy Proposal for Post Exhaustion IPv4 Allocation Mechanisms by the IANA. The ICANN Board announced ratification of GPP-IPv4-2011 on 17 May 2012. The proposal had reached consensus in all Regional Internet Registry (RIR) regions and was reviewed by the NRO EC and the ASO AC prior… Read More

Letter to IEG Chair regarding 3rd Draft of ITU SG’s Report for 5th WTPF

Letter to IEG Chair regarding 3rd Draft of ITU SG’s Report for 5th WTPF On 28 September 2012, the Internet Society (ISOC), the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), and the Number Resource Organization (NRO), sent a letter to Petko Kantchev, Chair of the Informal Group of Experts, World Telecommunication Policy Forum 2013. The correspondence included preliminary views… Read More

RIPE Elects Dmitry Kohmanyuk to NRO NC

At a Plenary session of the RIPE 65 Meeting on 28 September 2012, Dmitry Kohmanyuk was elected to the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC). The NRO NC performs the function of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC). Dmitry will serve a three-year term from 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2015. The election was to… Read More