Newsletter (22 May 2017)

Recent Updates
Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD72, Tbilisi, Georgia, 14-15 September 2017

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(.AU auDA)

auDA Release New Code of Conduct As Transparency Questions Continue

(.CC/.TV Verisign)

Top 10 Trending Keywords in .Com and .Net Registrations in April

(.NZ InternetNZ)

Celebrating a boost to New Zealand cybersecurity

WannaCry provides important lessons for cyber security

Kiwis get better bang for buck with Internet and mobile services

Connecting rural New Zealand to the wireless technology future


.TH Opens Second Level Registrations, But It Doesn’t Come Cheap!


VNNIC and ICANN cohost the media briefing on IDN

Viet Nam IPv6 Day 2017


Afnic gives more details concerning the recruitment of its CEO

Afnic Forum 2017: a not-to-be-missed event for the online presence of SOHOs and SMEs


Neustar International Security Council Launches to Deliver Range of Customer Benefits

Neustar Names Kathleen Dundas as Vice President of Global Agency Partnerships

(Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ)

Money raised from increased domain name registration costs will go toward development projects

Happy birthday .РФ domain!


Radio Menq project selected for WSIS Prize

The First Armenian School on Internet Governance


2017 CENTR Board of Directors offsite conclusions

Developing security skills at UMS, Malaysia

AfSIG 2017 – towards a better Internet in Afghanistan

Students the real winners at inaugural Afghanistan School on Internet Governance

Event Wrap: IDNIC OPM, Denpasar

PacIGF begins today

Register for our workshop in Kiribati this August

WSIS Prizes 2017: World’s top ‘ICT for Development’ initiatives announced

It's Up To Each Of Us: Why I WannaCry For Collaboration

Hidden in Plain Sight: FCC Chairman Pai's Strategy to Consolidate the U.S. Wireless Marketplace

The 2-Character Answer to this GAC Advice Should be "No"

How Aruba is Using Racing Sponsorship to Make Itself a Premium Brand

Why Not Connect Cuba's Gaspar Social Streetnet to the Internet?

8 Reasons Why Cybersecurity Strategy and Business Operations are Inseparable

IETF Overview and Special-Use Domain Names Problem Statement

China and US Dominate Short .COM Domain Buys, But Differences In Preferences Finds Liquid Domains Report

Former Afnic CEO Reveals New Job With French Government


ICANN Registration System Email Validation

ICANN Supports the Africa Internet Summit as Part of Its Regional Outreach Efforts

Call for Volunteers as Trusted Community Representatives

ICANN FY16 Form 990 Announcement

NextGen@ICANN Program Opens Application Round for ICANN60

The Latin Script Community Forms the Generation Panel for Developing the Root Zone Label Generation Rules (LGR)

LAC DNS Marketplace Study – Now Available in Spanish and Portuguese!

The Fourth Middle East Domain Name System (DNS) Forum to Take Place in Cairo, Egypt

Call for volunteers: 1 ccNSO appointed member to the CCWG new gTLD Auction Proceeds

ccNSO: Agenda – May Council Meeting

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Competition, Consumer Trust and Consumer Choice Review Team Draft Report of Recommendations for New gTLDs

GNSO Community Comment 2 (CC2) on New gTLD Subsequent Procedures Policy Development Process

Recommendations to Improve SO/AC Accountability

Proposed Renewal of .NET Registry Agreement

Draft Framework of Interpretation for Human Rights

Revised ICANN Procedure for Handling WHOIS Conflicts with Privacy Law: Process and Next Steps

Release of Country and Territory Names within the .PIONEER, .FUJITSU, .OBI, .SHARP, .TOYOTA, and .LEXUS TLDs

Proposed Implementation of GNSO Consensus Policy Recommendations for the Protection of IGO&INGO Identifiers in All gTLDs