Documents

NRO Acknowledges Awarding of IANA Functions Contract to ICANN

Letter from NRO Chairman regarding IANA functions contract On 10 July 2012 the Number Resource Organization acknowledged the decision by the U.S. Government Department of Commerce to award the IANA functions contract to ICANN. In this letter, from NRO Chair, John Curran, the NRO notes it looks forward to continuing its work with ICANN to facilitate community-driven policy development and… Read More

Comments on the ITU SG Report on WTPF 2013

Letter from the NRO, ICANN and the Internet Society to the 
Chair of the WTPF 2013 IEG. On 25 June 2012, the NRO, ICANN and the Internet Society (ISOC) wrote to Mr. Petko Kantchev, 
Chair of the Informal Group of Experts, World Telecommunication Policy Forum 2013, regarding the ITU Secretary General’s report on the WTPF and requesting the Secretariat focus… Read More

NRO Response to ITU SG Working Group Report for WTPF 2013

Letter from NRO Chairman to ITU Secretary-General regarding the Working Group Report for WTPF 2013. On 15 May 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), with comments to the first draft of the Secretary General’s Report for the 5th WTPF and… Read More

Outreach Letter to ITU BDT Director

Letter from NRO Chairman to Brahima Sanou, Director, ITU BDT. On 14 May 2012, John Curran, Chair of the Number Resource Organization (NRO) wrote to the Director, Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT), International Telecommunication Union. The communication referenced a letter sent in March 2011 offering the NRO’s collaboration on IPv6 capacity building for developing countries.

Joint NRO / ASO AC Response to ASO Review Report

Response to ASO Review Report. On 30 April 2012, the Number Resource Organization and the Address Supporting Organization Address Council, submitted a joint response to the 26 recommendations of the ASO Review Report and the one recommendation received during the ICANN public comment period.

Letter to ITU proposing members for WTPF Expert Group

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

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

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

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

Suggestions for the IGF 2012

On 27 January 2012, John Curran, Chair of the Number Resource Organization(NRO) sent this document to the IGF Secretariat as input for the upcoming IGF Open Consultations and MAG meeting to be held in Geneva in February. The document was provided by the NRO on behalf of the five Regional Internet Registries. Click here to view the document

Global IPv6 Deployment Monitoring Survey – 2011

IPv6 Survey Results This presentation is the summary report of the IPv6 Deployment Survey 2011 results. Results from a total of 1656 respondents from 135 countries/economies are included.