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Report from Board-GAC Joint Working Group

7 July 2011

Comment Period Deadlines (*) Important Information Links
Public Comment Box
Open Date: 7 July 2011 To Submit Your Comments (Forum Closed)
Close Date: 6 August 2011
[Extended to 12 August 2011]
Time (UTC): 22:00 View Comments Submitted
Section I: Description, Explanation, and Purpose
The Board-GAC Joint Working Group was established 26 June 2009 to conduct a review of the role of the GAC within ICANN. The final report from the Working Group was submitted to the Board in Singapore and the Board resolved on 24 June 2011 to have the report posted for public comment.
Section II: Background
The formation of the working group was prompted by the report of the President's Strategy Committee in March 2009 and Annex A of the Affirmation of Responsibilities, Joint Project Agreement (JPA), item 7 (Annex C). ATRT Recommendations are also referenced in the recommendations of the final report.
Section III: Document and Resource Links
Section IV: Additional Information
Staff Contact: Jamie Hedlund Email: jeannie.ellers@icann.org

(*) Comments submitted after the posted Close Date/Time are not guaranteed to be considered in any final summary, analysis, reporting, or decision-making that takes place once this period lapses.