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Frequently Asked Questions about the ASO MoU

Frequently Asked Questions about the ASO MoU The Memorandum of Understanding between ICANN and the NRO was signed on 21 October 2004, at ARIN XIV in Reston, Virginia. More information about this, is available at: https://www.nro.net/news/memorandum-of-understanding-signed The Memorandum of Understanding is available at: https://aso.icann.org/documents/memorandums-of-understanding/memorandum-of-understanding/ The draft of the proposed Memorandum of Understanding between ICANN and the NRO was posted by the NRO… Read More

Letter of Intent by ICANN and the NRO

ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) MoU Montevideo The undersigned representing the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the Number Resource Organization (NRO) state the intent of both parties to sign the attached Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) detailing the conditions under which and the manner in which the NRO will act as the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO)…. Read More

Open Letter to UN Secretary General

Open Letter to UN Secretary General Kofi Annan Secretary-General Of the United Nations UN Headquarters, New York Open Letter Dear Mr. Secretary-General, On behalf of the Internet Number Resource Organization (NRO) and with the greatest respect, I would like to request participation in the United Nations Secretary General’s Working Group on Internet Governance, which was stipulated by the outcome of… Read More

NRO Signs MoU with AFRINIC Regarding Start-Up Finances

A Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) was signed in Kuala Lumpur between the Number Resource Organization and the emerging Regional Internet Registry AFRINIC on March 15 2004. the MoU covered AFRINIC startup costs. AFRINIC – NRO Memorandum of Understanding The AFRINIC website can be found here. Memorandum of Understanding between 1) AFRINIC represented by Adiel Akplogan, and 2) the Number Resource… Read More

Memorandum of Understanding between AFRINIC and NRO

Memorandum of Understanding between AFRINIC and NRO Memorandum of Understanding between 1) AFRINIC represented by Adiel Akplogan, and 2) the Number Resource Organization (NRO) represented by its chairman, Paul Wilson, about Start-Up Financing of the Emerging AFRINIC during the year 2004 Whereas AFRINIC is preparing to take over the stewardship of Internet Numbering Resources for the African continent; and whereas… Read More

NRO Reply to ICANN on Proposed ASO MoU

NRO Reply to ICANN on Proposed ASO MoU Paul Twomey – President – ICANN 24 February 2004 Dear Paul, Thank you for your correspondence to the NRO, dated 29 January 2004. We have prepared the following comments. Each item in our response consists of an excerpt from your letter and an accompanying comment. ITEM 1 EXCERPT: We are in receipt… Read More

ICANN Reply to the NRO on Proposed ASO MoU

ICANN Reply to the NRO on Proposed ASO MoU Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers 4676 Admiralty Way, Suite 330, Marina del Rey, California 90292-6601 USA voice +1/310/823-9358 • fax +1/310/823-8649 • http://www.icann.org 29 January 2004 Paul Wilson, Director General Asia Pacific Network Information Centre P.O. Box 2131, Milton 4064, QLD Australia Level 1, 33 Park Road, Milton, Brisbane,… Read More

Global Policy Development Process

Global Policy Development Process (issued as an attachement to First Draft – ASO Memorandum of Understanding) Definitions: “Global policy” is described in Section 5 of the ASO MoU. “ASO Address Council” is described in Section 3 of the ASO MoU. Process Description: 1. A proposed global policy can be submitted either to one of the RIR policy fora (via mail… Read More

First Draft – ASO Memorandum of Understanding

(OBSOLETE) Now replaced by NRO11 First Draft – ASO Memorandum of Understanding 1. Organization Under this agreement between ICANN and the Number Resource Organization (NRO), the NRO shall fulfill the role, responsibilities and functions of the ASO as defined within the ICANN Bylaws as referenced at [ICANN-BYLAWS]. 2. Purpose This MoU is established for the purposes of: defining roles and… Read More

NRO Memorandum of Understanding

NRO Memorandum of Understanding 1. The Number Resource Organization The name of this organization is the Number Resource Organization (NRO). The organization shall begin operations on the date this document is signed by the last founding Regional Internet Registry (RIR). The organization shall initially be unincorporated, but may be legally incorporated in a jurisdiction acceptable to all RIRs. Any legal… Read More