NRO News

NRO at the IGF 2018 – Paris, France

The 13th annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) was held from 12 to 14 November in Paris, France. It welcomed more than 3,000 delegates from 143 economies to participate on the main theme, ‘Internet of Trust’. For the first time, the IGF was presided at the highest level of both the host country, the government of France and… Read More

ASO AC Elects Chair and Appoints Vice Chairs for 2019

The Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) has re-elected Aftab Siddiqui, the APNIC community representative, as the Chair of the ASO AC/NRO NC for 2019. The ASO AC Chair elections are held annually in January, and the term is one year. Mr. Siddiqui’s appointment was confirmed during the first ASO AC Teleconference of the year, which took place on 9 January,… Read More

2018/19 ICANN Board Seat 10 Elections: Comment Phase Ending Soon

The comment phase of the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) ICANN Board Seat 10 Elections will end at 23.59 UTC on 15 January 2019. Following a call for candidates, the ASO AC announced that the following three candidates had been nominated and invited the Numbers community to provide comments and feedback: Dmitry Burkov  Akinori Maemura Andile Ngcaba The comment… Read More

NRO NC / ASO AC Appointments 2019

Community Appointments The following representatives have been selected by their respective RIR communities to serve on the Number Resource Organization Number Council / Address Supporting Organization Address Council (NRO NC / ASO AC) in 2019: ARIN: Louie Lee (Jan 2019 – Dec 2021) LACNIC:  Ricardo Patara (Jan 2019 – Dec 2021) RIPE NCC:  Nurani Nimpuno (Jan 2019 – Dec 2021)… Read More

IANA Numbering Services Review Committee Appointments 2019

The following community representatives have been selected by their respective RIR communities to serve on the IANA Numbering Services Review Committee (IANA RC) in 2019:   APNIC:  Syam Zulfadly (Jan 2019 – Dec 2020) ARIN: Louie Lee (Jan 2019 – Dec 2021) LACNIC:  Glenn Peace (Jan 2019 – Dec 2019) Juan Alejo Peirano (Jan 2019 – Dec 2020) RIPE NCC: … Read More

2018/19 ICANN Board Seat 10 Elections: Comment Phase Open

In line with the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and the ICANN Bylaws, the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) has issued a call for nominations for Seat 10 of the ICANN Board of Directors. The selected candidate will serve for a three-year term (2019 – 2022), which will begin at the conclusion of the ICANN… Read More

Reminder: Nomination Period for ICANN Board Seat 10 Open

On 15 September 2018, the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) issued a call for nominations for Seat 10 of the ICANN Board of Directors. Nominations are being accepted until Friday, 30 November 2018 at 23:59 UTC. The selected candidate will serve for a three-year term, which will begin at the conclusion of the ICANN Annual General Assembly during the ICANN 66… Read More

NRO Statement of Support for Paris Roadmap for Trust and Security in Cyberspace

The NRO has noted its support for the “Paris Roadmap for Trust and Security in Cyberspace”. To: David Martinon From: German Valdez Subject: Statement of support for the the Paris Roadmap by the NRO  Date: 1 November 2018 Dear Ambassador Martinon, With this note, I confirm the Number Resource Organization’s (NRO) support for the “Paris Roadmap for Trust and Security in… Read More

Preview: New NRO Website

We’ve launched a preview version of the new NRO website. In addition to a fresh, new design and updated content, the website is now reactive and responsive, making viewing it on mobile devices and tablets a much better experience for the user. The preview website is being run in parallel to www.nro.net for the next few weeks while we gather feedback and fix… Read More