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‘Internet Architecture & Human Rights’

‘Internet Architecture & Human Rights’ Facts: The panel on ‘Internet Architecture & Human Rights,’ partially sponsored by ICANN, was held on Friday, 29 January 2016 during the conference ‘Computers, Privacy and Data Protection’,[1] which is the largest privacy conference, attracting

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Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi: CCWG-Accountability: On the Road to Marrakech: Part 7

By Gangesh Varma Recommendation #5: The next post in our series tracking the development of the CCWG Accountability Proposal is on Recommendation #5: Changing Aspects of ICANN’s Mission, Commitment and Core Values.  The CCWG Accountability through Recommendation 5, proposed changes

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Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi: CCWG-Accountability: On the Road to Marrakech: Part 6

Recommendation 11 In continuation of our series on CCWG-Accountability recommendations, this post examines one of the most controversial recommendation: Board Obligations with Regard to Governmental Advisory Committee Advice (Stress Test #18). Previous posts in this series can be read here.

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CCWG Accountability: On the Road to Marrakech, Part 5

By Gangesh Varma Recommendation 7 Continuing our series on tracking the CCWG Accountability Process, in our fifth post, we look at Recommendation 7 which concerns ICANN’s Independent Review Process. This post examines the key changes and developments since the 3rd

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CCWG-Accountability: On the road to Marrakech, Part 4

By Aarti Bhavana Recommendations 3 and 10 As we fast approach the ICANN55 meeting at Marrakech, we continue our series of posts tracking the CCWG-Accountability process. Previous posts in this series can be read here, hereand here. This post examines Recommendation

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CCWG-Accountability: On the road to Marrakech, Part 3

By gangeshvarma Recommendation 4 In the weeks leading up to the ICANN 55 Meeting at Marrakech, we are doing a series of posts tracking the CCWG-Accountability process. The first and second posts by Aarti Bhavana analyze Recommendations 1 & 2 and Recommendation

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Washington, DC: NCUC brings 14 delegates from 11 countries to NCPH meeting

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In January 12-13, 14 NCUC members will take part in the intersessional meeting of the Non-Contracted Parties House.    The Non Contracted Parties House is one of the two groupings (‘houses’) of the Generic Names Supporting Organizations (GNSO). The GNSO

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NCUC Executive Committee meeting on 14 July 2013 in Durban

The Executive Committee of NCUC will hold its first formal meeting this year on Sunday, 14 July at 15:00-16:00 in Durban. The meeting is open to all NCUC members. Welcome!

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NCUC Policy Workshop & Outreach Cocktail at ICANN-46 in Beijing

The Noncommercial Users Constituency (NCUC) has organized and is holding a policy workshop, One World, One Internet? New gTLDs & Competition in a Changing Global Environment, next week in Beijing at ICANN-46.  The program, which brings together top Western and Chinese experts, will explore

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Details for upcoming NCUC “Constituency Day” meeting in Beijing

NCUC’s Constituency Day meeting will be held from 9:00 − 12:30 Beijing time (UTC/GMT +8 hours) on Tuesday 9 April.  A draft agenda is accessible from https://community.icann.org/display/gnsocouncilmeetings/NCUC+Beijin…. We will be devoting a majority of our time in the NCUC meeting to

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