Non-Commercial Stakeholder Group - 2012

Last Updated: 27 November 2012

Mission & Principles:

The purpose of the Non-Commercial Stakeholder Group (NCSG) is to represent, through its elected representatives and its Constituencies, the interests and concerns of noncommercial registrants and noncommercial Internet users of generic Top-level Domains (gTLDs).

The purpose of the Non Commercial Stakeholder Group (NCSG) is to represent, through its elected representatives and its Constituencies, the interests and concerns of noncommercial registrants and noncommercial Internet users of generic Top-level Domains (gTLDs). It provides a voice and representation in ICANN processes to:  non-profit organizations that serve noncommercial interests; nonprofit services such as education, philanthropies, consumer protection, community organizing, promotion of the arts, public interest policy advocacy, children's welfare, religion, scientific research, and human rights; public interest software concerns; families or individuals who register domain names for noncommercial personal use; and Internet users who are primarily concerned  with the noncommercial, public interest aspects of domain name policy.

NCSG Charter:  http://gnso.icann.org/improvements/ncsg-charter-05may11-en.pdf

Membership information on how to join the NCSG can be found on the NCSG Wiki that includes a direct link to the NCSG Membership Application.

NCSG Executive Committee & GNSO Council Representatives:

NCSG Member Name GNSO Council Executive Committee Policy Committee Finance Committee
Robin Gross
Chair Robin Gross (SOI) – USA
October 2011 – October 2012
 
Alain Berranger
Alain Berranger (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
   
 
Rafik Dammak
Rafik Dammak (SOI) – Africa
October 2011 – November 2013
 
William Drake
William Drake (SOI) – Europe
October 2010 - October 2012
 
 
Dorothy K. Gordon
Dorothy K. Gordon / Observer (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
 
Wolfgang Kleinwachter
Wolfgang Kleinwächter (SOI) – Europe
October 2011 – November 2013
 
 
Konstantinos Komaitis
Konstantinos Komaitis (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
   
 
Brenden Kuerbis
Brenden Kuerbis (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
   
 
Joy Liddicoat
Joy Liddicoat (SOI) – Asia Pacific
October 2011 - November 2013
 
 
Milton Mueller
Milton Mueller (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
 
 
Wendy Seltzer
Wendy Seltzer (SOI) – North America
October 2011 – November 2013
 
 
Klaus Stoll
Klaus Stoll (SOI)
October 2011 – October 2012
 
 
Mary Wong
Mary Wong (SOI) – Asia Pacific
October 2010 – October 2012
 
 

 

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