[council] Draft Motion for Approval of GNSO Response to ccNSO/GAC Issues Paper on IDN ccTLDs
Attached is a draft motion for action by the Council in our 13 February meeting in New Delhi regarding the GNSO Response to ccNSO/GAC Issues Paper on IDN ccTLDs. I also pasted it below. Glen - please post this at all appropriate places on the website including in the newly initiated work space. My apologies for the length of the motion but I decided that it would be helpful for us to capture the full history of this effort. Chuck Gomes "This message is intended for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed, and may contain information that is privileged, confidential and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. Any unauthorized use, distribution, or disclosure is strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please notify sender immediately and destroy/delete the original transmission." Draft Motion for Approval of the GNSO Response to the ccNSO/GAC Issues Paper on IDN ccTLDs Proposed by Chuck Gomes, 3 Feb 2008 Whereas in July 2007 the ccNSO and GAC prepared a joint paper titled "Issues Paper - Selection of IDN ccTLDs associated with the ISO 3166-1 two letter codes" (Issues Paper) which can be found at http://www.icann.org/topics/idn/ccnso-gac-issues-report-on-idn-09jul07.p df , Whereas on 29 July 2007 the ICANN Board approved resolution 07.56 ( http://www.icann.org/minutes/resolutions-29jun07.htm#m ) requesting that the GNSO provide the Board with responses to the published list of issues and questions that need to be addressed in order to move forward with IDN ccTLDs associated with the ISO 3166-1 two-letter codes in a manner that ensures the continued security and stability of the Internet, Whereas on 29 June 2007 the ICANN Board approved resolution 07.57 ( http://www.icann.org/minutes/resolutions-29jun07.htm#m )requesting that the GNSO work collaboratively with the ccNSO, GAC and ALAC to explore both an interim and an overall approach to IDN ccTLDs associated with the ISO 3166-1 two-letter codes, Whereas on 12 July 2007 the GNSO Council initiated formation of a drafting team to prepare possible responses to the Issues Report for consideration by the Council (see Council minutes at http://gnso.icann.org/meetings/minutes-gnso-12jul07.shtml ), Whereas Bilal Beirm (BC), Chuck Gomes (RyC), Mark McFadden (ISCPC), Olof Nordling (ICANN), Sophia Bekele (NomCom Rep), Tan Tin Wee (NCUC) and Yoav Keren (RC) successfully created draft responses to the Issues Report, Whereas in the ICANN meetings in Los Angeles in October 2007 the GNSO reviewed and discussed the draft responses to the Issues Report and identified concerns that deserved further consideration, Whereas on 20 November 2007 the GNSO Council initiated a second drafting team to rework the draft responses in light of newly identified concerns (see Council minutes at http://gnso.icann.org/meetings/minutes-gnso-20nov07.shtml ), Whereas Belal Beirm (BC), Edmon Chung (RyC), Olga Cavalli (NomCom Rep), Tina Dam (ICANN), Avri Doria (NomCom Rep), Liz Gasster (ICANN), Chuck Gomes (RyC), Adrian Kinderis (RC), Stefanie Lai (NCUC), Denise Michel (ICANN), and Olof Nordling (ICANN) successfully reworked the draft responses to the Issues Report, Whereas on 10 February 2008 in New Delhi the GNSO reviewed and discussed the reworked draft responses to the Issues Report, Whereas on 11 February 2008 the GNSO Council participated in a joint meeting with the ccNSO Council to discuss community concerns regarding the introduction of IDN TLDs, Whereas in the open GNSO Council meeting in New Delhi on 13 February 2008 public discussion of the reworked draft responses was held, Resolved that the GNSO Council expresses sincere appreciation for all the members of the two drafting teams as well as all other members of the community who provided input, Resolved that the GNSO Council approves the reworked draft responses as edited in response to GNSO review and discussion that occurred on 10 February, as edited in response to input received in the joint ccNSO/GNSO Council meeting held on 11 February and as edited in response to public input in the open GNSO Council meeting on 13 February, Resolved that the approved draft responses be sent not later than 14 February 2008 to the ICANN Board per the Board's request in resolution 07.56 as well as to the public comment forum titled 'Introduction of IDN ccTLDs' at http://www.icann.org/announcements/announcement-19dec07.htm .
ccNSO GAC Issues Paper - Motion for Approval of the GNSO Response 3 Feb 08.doc