ASO Announces Support for Fundamental Bylaws Amendment to Article 18 of the ICANN Bylaws

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In its capacity as a Decisional Participant in the Empowered Community, the NRO EC (acting as the ASO) has agreed to support the Fundamental Bylaws Amendment to Article 18, Section 18.7(b) of the ICANN Bylaws relating to the composition of the IANA Naming Functions Review as posted by the ICANN Board according to its Resolution 2019.09.08.05. The ICANN Empowered Community Administration… Read More

ASO AC Teleconferences Open for Observers

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In line with the ASO Review 2017 “Recommendation #15: “ASO AC meetings should be open to the public, except for discussions regarding the selection of individuals for ICANN roles.”, starting on Wednesday October 2nd 2019, all ASO AC teleconferences will be open for observers. However, please note that observers won’t be able to participate during the meeting by speaking or… Read More

ASO AC Appoints Pankaj Chaturvedi to the 2020 ICANN Nominating Committee

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The Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) is pleased to announce that Pankaj Chaturvedi has been appointed as its delegate to the 2020 ICANN Nominating Committee (NomCom). Mr Chaturvedi is an active participant in the APNIC community. His one year term will begin during the ICANN 66 Meeting taking place in Montreal, Canada, from 2-7 November, 2019. The ASO… Read More

Deadline Extended: ASO AC Call for Nominations for the ASO Representative on ICANN NomCom

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The Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) has extended the deadline for nominations for the ASO Representative on the ICANN NomCom. New Deadlines and Important Dates —————————— The ASO AC will be responsible for the selection of the delegate based on the following timeline: Nomination period ends: 9 August 2019 Evaluation of nominations by the ASO AC: 9 –… Read More

Statement on Role and Responsibilities of the NRO NC / ASO AC

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The Number Resource Organization (NRO) was established by the NRO Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), signed in 2003 and 2004 by the RIRs, which also defines the NRO Number Council (NRO-NC). The Address Supporting Organization (ASO) was established by the ASO MoU, signed in 2004 by the NRO and ICANN, under which the NRO-NC serves as the ASO Address Council (ASO-AC). The ASO MoU also defines… Read More

NRO Comments on Allocation of /22 of IPv6 space to RIPE NCC

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Communication from Alan Barrett, NRO EC Chair to Kim Davies, VP, IANA Services, ICANN; President, PTI Date: 13 March 2019 at 11:41:54 +0900 — Dear Kim, (cc: IANA Numbering Services Review Committee) Thank you for consulting the NRO EC about allocation of IPv6 block 2001:3c00::/22 to the RIPE NCC. Although the current global policy for IPv6 allocation to RIRs specifies… Read More

2018 IANA Numbering Services Review Committee Report Published

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Dear colleagues, The IANA Numbering Services Review Committee (IANA RC) has published the 2018 IANA Numbering Services Review Committee Report following a 30-day public comment period: https://www.nro.net/accountability/operational/iana-numbering-services-review-committee/iana-rc-reports/iana-rc-report-2018 We note that no incidents were reported in the IANA Numbering services in 2018. The IANA RC was formed in 2016 and is responsible for publishing an annual report as advice to the… Read More

Reminder Call for Public Comments on the 2018 IANA Performance Matrix Summary Report

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Dear colleagues, This is a friendly reminder that the IANA Numbering Services Review Committee (IANA RC) is seeking input and comments from the community on the IANA numbering services performance and the 2018 IANA Performance Matrix Summary Report: https://www.nro.net/2018-IANA-Perfomance-Matrix-Summary-Report Comments on the IANA service performance should be sent to: <iana-performance@nro.net> The public comment period ends on Friday 22 February 2019… Read More