New Monthly Magazine Provides the Inside Scoop on ICANN

All the latest news and developments in your inboxICANN launched a new magazine that will provide all the latest news and developments within the organization to online subscribers.Produced monthly, each issue will review recent developments in policy topics, provide details of recent Board meetings, the latest news from around the world, and other developments within the organization, complete with links to further resources.”We want people to understand what issues are pending before ICANN, how interested stakeholders can contribute and when decisions will be made. This magazine will help that understanding” said Paul Levins, ICANN’s Executive Officer and Vice-President Corporate Affairs . “This is the latest in series of improvements to accountability and transparency at ICANN. Some of these changes include improved Board reporting, a blog, an annual report, an improved website, a public participation site and extensive consultation on our budget and strategic and operating plans.” Levins saidThe magazine will also feature interviews. This first edition includes interviews with ICANN President and CEO Dr Paul Twomey and ICANN Governmental Advisory Committee chair Janis Karklins, There are also stories about online developments and details of how to participate in ICANN’s processes.It is written in an informal style to interest people who are new to ICANN but should also prove informative and interesting to those with greater experience and knowledge of the organization.The magazine has its own page on the ICANN website at where you can sign up to automatically receive each issue direct to your inbox. The page will also feature the most recent issue and an archive of previous issues.ICANN welcomes feedback on the magazine. Please send any comments to our general manager of public participation, Kieren McCarthy, at