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2016 Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Year in Review Report is Out!

17 May 2017

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Relive all our activities in the LAC region during 2016 by downloading this comprehensive report put together by ICANN's regional team. This resource is available in English [PDF, 2.14 MB], Spanish [PDF, 3.69 MB] and Portuguese [PDF, 3.69 MB].

Here's a preview of what you'll find in the report :

Introduction | Rodrigo de la Parra

What Happened in the Latin American and Caribbean Region in 2016?
IANA Stewardship Transition Concludes
New ICANN CEO: Göran Marby
Relocations of Meetings from Panamá and Puerto Rico Result in the Mitigation Plan
LAC Domain Name System Marketplace Study Published
CEILAC: Our Entrepreneurship Center Is a Reality
Partnerships Thrive
What's Next for 2017?

IANA Stewardship Transition | Rafael Lito Ibarra

"… because it has left me many good things"
Lessons Learned

2016 LAC Strategy Highlights | Rodrigo Saucedo

Latin America and Caribbean DNS Marketplace Study
Latin American DNS Observatory
SusInGI: Sustainability and Inclusion for Internet Governance
2016 LAC Strategy Activities By the Numbers

ICANN Extends Engagement in Brazil in 2016 | Daniel Fink

Expanding Our Outreach
Supporting New gTLDs
Strengthening Partnerships
Spreading the Word Through NextGen

ICANN Expands Engagement in the Caribbean | Albert Daniels

A Sampling of Events
CANTO 32, Haiti, January 2016
Internet Government Workshop, Turks and Caicos, March 2016
Girls in ICT Day, Barbados, April 2016
CaribNOG 11, Jamaica, April 2016
LACNIC 25, Cuba, May 2016
12th Annual Caribbean IGF, Belize, August 2016
Caribbean Working Lunch at ICANN57, India, November 2016

Supporting the DNS Industry in LAC | Daniel Fink

CEILAC: Internet Entrepreneurship Center for the LAC Region
LAC DNS Marketplace Study

2016 LAC Communications Highlights | Alex Dans

We Are Very Social!
Explaining Our Mitigation Plan
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Alex Dans

Alex Dans

Communications Director, the Americas