Internet Governance Coalition quoted in MultiChannel article-“IGC Backs Domain Name Hand-Off”

After reviewing the National Telecommunications & Information Administration’s plan to transition stewardship of the IANA (Internet Assigned Numbers Authority), which oversees domain naming conventions, from the U.S. to a multistakeholder, the Internet Governance Coalition says it will be “good for America, good for American business, good for the Internet and good for the world…” [more]

Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in joint statement on IANA Stewardship Transition

Yesterday, the Board of Directors the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), approved the multistakeholder community’s proposal for transitioning oversight of the Internet’s addressing system from the US government to the global multistakeholder community. The Board approval follo wed approvals from ICANN’s chartering organizations. I want to congratulate the community for their tireless Read more about Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in joint statement on IANA Stewardship Transition[…]

Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in Reuters article – “U.S. plan to relinquish Internet domain control moves forward”

A years-long Obama administration push to cede oversight of the nonprofit in charge of the Internet’s technical management to the global community moved ahead on Thursday, as officials said the plan’s was on track to be implemented before the U.S. presidential election in November. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, submitted Read more about Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in Reuters article – “U.S. plan to relinquish Internet domain control moves forward”[…]

Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in Washington Examiner article- “Internet board approves U.S. plan to cede Internet Control”

The board responsible for Internet governance on Thursday approved a plan to transition another component of the net away from the United States. In a vote held in Marrakesh, Morocco, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers voted to finalize the last proposal necessary to assume control of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority, or Read more about Internet Governance Coalition mentioned in Washington Examiner article- “Internet board approves U.S. plan to cede Internet Control”[…]

Internet Governance Coalition quoted in New York Times article: “At U.N., China Tries to Influence Fight Over Internet Control”

Over the last six months, United Nations diplomats have negotiated over the text of a document set to define the policies and frameworks of how the Internet is governed in the future, and who has a role in the process.The final version presented on Wednesday before the General Assembly contains a word that civil society Read more about Internet Governance Coalition quoted in New York Times article: “At U.N., China Tries to Influence Fight Over Internet Control”[…]