Independent Review of ASO Granted to ITEMS International

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NRO News

The Number Resource Organization Executive Council (NRO EC), in communication with the ICANN Organizational Effectiveness Committee (OEC), has granted the independent review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) to ITEMS International  after a detailed review of all the applications received. As described in the original call for proposals, the objective of the review is to determine whether the ASO has… Read More

ASO AC / NRO NC Elects New Chair

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NRO News

Filiz Yilmaz, RIPE NCC community representative, has been elected by the ASO Address Council (AC) members as the new ASO AC/NRO NC Chair for 2017.  Filiz Yilmaz’s appointment was confirmed during the ASO AC teleconference, 11 January 2017. ASO AC Chair elections are held annually in January, and the term is one year. The ASO AC also accepted the appointment… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: November 2016

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference meeting Thursday 24 November 2016 at 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Chair John Curran (JC) ARIN Secretary Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC Sanjaya (SS) APNIC Carlos Martinez (CM) LACNIC Kevon Swift (KS) LACNIC Apologies Paul Wilson APNIC… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: October 2016

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference meeting held on Thursday October 27th 2016 at 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Chair John Curran (JC) ARIN Secretary Paul Wilson (PW) APNIC Treasurer Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Hollis Kara (HK) ARIN Kenny Huang (KH) APNIC Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC… Read More

NRO at IGF 2016 in Guadalajara, Mexico

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Internet Governance Forum, NRO News

The IGF held its 11th annual meeting on the theme, “Enabling Inclusive and Sustainable Growth”, in Guadalajara, Mexico, on 6 to 9 December 2016. The 2016 IGF focused on a range of sub-themes, including Access & Diversity, Critical Internet Resources, Gender and Youth Issues, Cybersecurity, Human Rights Online, Multistakeholder Cooperation, and Sustainable Development. The IGF provided a platform for engaged and informed discussions about,… Read More

Request for Proposals for Consulting Services: Independent Review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization

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NRO News

Independent review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Deadline for applications: 31 December 2016 Deadline announcement of the selected bid: 31 January 2017 Instructions to Bidders 1. Introduction 1. The Number Resource Organization (NRO) is the organization comprised of the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) which act collectively on matters relating to the interests of the RIRs and the Internet… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: September 2016

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference meeting held on Tuesday September 20th 2016 at 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Chair John Curran (JC) ARIN Secretary Paul Wilson (PW) APNIC Treasurer Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC Sanjaya APNIC Carlos Martinez (CM) LACNIC Ernesto Majo… Read More

IANA Numbering Services Review Committee Composition

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NRO News

On 15 January, 2015, the Consolidated RIR IANA Stewardship Proposal (CRISP) Team submitted the Internet Number Community Proposal to the request for proposals issued by the IANA Stewardship Coordination Group (ICG). One of the key elements of the Internet Number Community Proposal, described in section III.A.4, is the establishment of a Review Committee to ensure that the IANA Numbering Services… Read More

The Service Level Agreement for the IANA Numbering Services is Now in Effect

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NRO News

On October 1st 2016 the contract to perform the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) between the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the United States Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has expired. As a consequence the Service Level Agreement (SLA) for the IANA Numbering Services is now in effect. This letter from Göran… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: August 2016

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference meeting held on Tuesday August 16th 2016 at 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Chair John Curran (JC) ARIN Secretary Paul Wilson (PW) APNIC Treasurer Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC Carlos Martinez (CM) LACNIC Ernesto Majo (EM) LACNIC… Read More