NRO Welcomes Public Comments on the ASO Review Report

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In accordance with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) Bylaws, the Number Resource Organization (NRO) undertakes independent periodic reviews of the Address Supporting Organization (ASO). ITEMS International, a consultancy engaged by the NRO to conduct this current review, has delivered its report. The report is open for public comment and is available for download as a PDF… Read More

ASO Review Report Published

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After its review of the ASO, ITEMS International has produced its report, which has now been accepted by the NRO.  This report has been submitted to ICANN, which will shortly launch a public comment process. At the completion of that process, the NRO will publish its considered response to the survey, to its recommendations, and to community feedback received.

Letter to ITU proposing members for WTPF Expert Group

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Letter from NRO Chairman proposing members for the WTPF Expert Group. On 7 March 2012, John Curran, Chair of the Number Resource Organization (NRO) wrote to The Honorable Dr. Hamadoun I. Touré, Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) expressing the NRO’s interest in participating in the World Telecommunication Policy Forum (WTPF) and to offer the assistance of Mr…. Read More

Outreach Letter to ITU Secretary-General

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Letter from NRO Chairman offering the ITU assistance in capacity building activities. On 29 February 2012, John Curran, Chair of the Number Resource Organization (NRO) wrote to The Honorable Dr. Hamadoun I. Touré, Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), seeking to enter into discussions regarding the opportunities for the two organizations to work collaboratively on IPv6 deployment and… Read More

Meeting of the NRO Executive Council – 120222

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes 22 February 2012 Teleconference Executive Council Attendees: Chairman: John Curran, JC CHAIR (ARIN) Secretary: Paul Wilson, PW (APNIC) Treasurer: Adiel Akplogan, AA (AFRINIC) Members: Axel Pawlik, AP (RIPE NCC), Raul Echeberria, ER (LACNIC) – absent Secretariat: German Valdez (APNIC) Bhadrika Magan (APNIC) Sarah Hu (APNIC) Observers: Akinori Maemura, AM (APNIC) Arturo Servin, AS (LACNIC) (for RE) Hartmut Glaser, HG… Read More

Report: Independent review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO)

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Independent review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) A review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) was conducted by ITEMS International, a Paris-based consultancy firm specialized in strategic consulting in the areas of telecommunications and the Internet. The review was conducted over a period of six months, between July and December 2011. This is the first independent review… Read More

Comment Period for ICANN Board Seat 9 Election

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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 pleased to announce the following four candidates for its upcoming appointment. The Candidates are: Thomas Eric Brunner-Williams Martin J. Levy… Read More

RIR Comparative Policy Overview 2011-04

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RIR Comparative Policy Overview

RIR Comparative Policy Overview (version 2011-04) (version 2011-04) 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

Meeting of the NRO Executive Council – 120117

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes 17 January 2012 Teleconference Executive Council Attendees: Chairman: John Curran, JC CHAIR (ARIN) Secretary: Paul Wilson, PW (APNIC) Treasurer: Adiel Akplogan, AA (AFRINIC) – absent Members: Axel Pawlik, AP (RIPE NCC), Raul Echeberria, ER (LACNIC) Secretariat: Adam Gosling (APNIC) Samantha Marks (APNIC) Sunny Chendi (APNIC) Observers: Akinori Maemura, AM (APNIC) Arturo Servin, AS (LACNIC) Hartmut Glaser, HG (LACNIC) Nate… Read More