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ICANN Extends Call for Expressions of Interest: Standing Panel for ICANN’s Independent Review Process

ICANN is seeking Expressions of Interest for panelists to serve on the omnibus Standing Panel for ICANN’s Independent Review Process (IRP). The deadline to submit Expressions of Interest is extended to 31 August 2020 at 23:59 UTC.

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ICANN: Label Generation Rules for the Root Zone Version 4

Purpose: To determine valid top-level Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) labels and their variant labels, the community had finalized the Procedure to Develop and Maintain the Label Generation Rules for the Root Zone in Respect of IDNA Labels (the Procedure). The Procedure requires community-based Generation Panels (GPs), organized for relevant scripts, to convene and propose specific rules. These rules are evaluated and then integrated into the Root Zone Label Generation Rules (RZ-LGR) by the Integration Panel.

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ICANN: Third Accountability and Transparency Review Team Final Report

Brief Overview

Purpose: This Public Comment proceeding aims to gather community input on the third Accountability and Transparency Review Team (ATRT3) Final Report. Further, the Board welcomes community feedback on the suggestion in ATRT3’s 1 June 2020 letter to the Board that:

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ICANN Signs MoU with the Global Cyber Alliance

ICANN Tuesday announced the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA). The MoU aims to bolster the relationship between ICANN and the GCA and enhance their collaboration in support of an efficient and resilient Domain Name System (DNS). These efforts are of interest to both parties and target important issues, such as security threats to the DNS.

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ICANN: APIGA 2020 Cancelled Due to COVID-19

ICANN and the Korea Internet and Security Agency (KISA) today announced that the fifth edition of the Asia Pacific Internet Governance Academy (APIGA) will not be held in 2020.

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