ICANN Newsletter | Week ending 8 March 2013
News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Announcements This Week
8 March 2013 | The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) Functions contract (SA1301-12-CN-0035) between ICANN and the United States Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications Information Administration (NTIA) to perform services related to certain interdependent Internet technical management functions calls for a public consultation from all interested and affected parties.
7 March 2013 | Purpose is to give community members an opportunity to comment on or ask questions about community travel support process and guidelines.
7 March 2013 | After nearly 18 months of negotiations, ICANN is posting a new version of the proposed 2013 Registrar Accreditation Agreement (RAA) for public comment.
7 March 2013 | The Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) Standing Committee on Improvements Implementation (SCI) is recommending a modification of the GNSO Policy Development Process (PDP) Manual, which is an integral part of the GNSO Operating Procedures, to address the possible termination or suspension of a PDP.
6 March 2013 | In advance of the Beijing meeting, ICANN is publishing the Security, Stability and Resiliency Framework for the 2014 Fiscal Year.
6 March 2013 | Dubai, U.A.E... The President of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) says it is time for the Arab world to step up its involvement in determining the future of the Internet.
5 March 2013 | In an announcement on 5 February 2013, ICANN requested that New gTLD applicants submit PIC Specifications. Beginning today, PIC Specifications submitted by applicants will be available for public review.
5 March 2013 | An updated version of the Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS) Procedure and the URS Rules are now available for download.
4 March 2013 | You are invited to a review of the findings of the Registrant ID Study Draft Report, recently published for public comment. The webinar will cover the methodology used to compile the data and provide an analysis of the findings.
New Deadline - Call for Applicants for the Meeting Strategy Working Group: Friday 8 March 2013 - 23:59 UTC
4 March 2013 | In line with the Board resolution adopted on February the 2nd 2013, ICANN invited interested individuals to apply for Volunteer Member positions – either in representation of a Supporting Organization or Advisory Committee -- to serve on the Meeting Strategy Working Group.
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