Documents

World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT)

Why is everyone talking about WCIT? The first ever World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) will convene 3-14 December 2012 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Here the 193 member states of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) will review and likely make modifications to the International Telecommunication Regulations (ITRs), which define the general principles for the provision and operation of international… Read More

RIRs’ input to the WTPF-13

NOTE: This document was updated on 29 April 2013 to incorporate feedback from the RIR communities on an earlier draft. The document linked here is the final draft submitted to the ITU Secretariat. This document addresses some of the Draft Opinions discussed by the Informal Expert Group in preparation for the ITU World Telecommunication/ICT Policy Forum 2013 (WTPF-13). Click here… Read More

NRO Contribution to the WCIT Public Consultation Process

NRO Contribution to the WCIT Public Consultation Process The Number Resource Organization (the NRO, comprising the five Regional Internet Registries) contributed views in response to ITU’s  public consultation in preparation of the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT). The five RIRs supported the continuance of the ITRs to guide and promote the growth of International connectivity. With regards to proposals… 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.

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

2012 Global IPv6 Deployment Monitoring Survey Results

2012 Global IPv6 Deployment Monitoring Survey: Results Summary 2012 Global IPv6 Deployment Monitoring Survey: Results Presentation The results of the 2012 Global IPv6 Deployment Monitoring Survey are available above. Approximately 1430 respondents from 105 economies participated. The survey was funded by the NRO and the European Commission and conducted by GNKS Consult and TNO. The survey was prepared and carried… Read More