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New GNSO Policy Briefing Published

The GNSO Policy Briefing is produced by ICANN's Policy staff supporting the GNSO. It is drafted specifically in preparation for ICANN meetings to provide the Community with concise background information on all relevant GNSO policy efforts.

Mark Your Calendar: Geographic Names Webinar on 25 April 2017

All are invited to a 25 April 2017 webinar on the use of Geographic Names at the Top Level. Register, sign up to present a position, and get more information.

GNSO Council Leadership Team Reviews Accomplishments at ICANN58

GNSO Council Chair James Bladel and Vice-Chairs, Donna Austin and Heather Forrest reviewed the GNSO's accomplishments at ICANN58 and discussed the GNSO's main priority leading up to ICANN59.

New Policy Development Process Updates Published

The Policy Development Process (PDP) Updates provides handy one-page overviews of all the GNSO’s PDPs that are currently underway. You can download individual updates or a collated version of all updates.

Enroll for Free in New GNSO Online Course

As part of the ICANN Learn platform, a new GNSO course is now available. The course is aimed mostly at newcomers but also serves veterans to refresh their knowledge. Topics covered include: 'The GNSO Stakeholder Groups and Constituencies', the GNSO's Policy Development Process, and 'How to keep up-to-date with the GNSO'.

Last Updated: 23 July 2014