[AfrICANN-discuss] The Independent Objector weighs in on .africa

McTim dogwallah at gmail.com
Thu Mar 14 14:54:33 SAST 2013

Dear Dr. Yassin Mshana,

On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 8:05 AM, Y Mshana2003 <ymshana2003 at gmail.com> wrote:
> What happened at the Addis meeting?
> Can we have a critical analysis which, I believe strategic issues such as
> this would have been discussed on face-to-face basis ..?

I think this came out AFTER the Addis mtg.

In addition, they are 2 very separate and distinct processes.

The IO is NOT part of ICANN proper.

That office is completely independent.  Neither the CEO nor the Board
can give him instructions.

> 'Objections' is not a small matter to be overshadowed by other issues. I
> hope to read about this in Proceedings of the Addis - Africa Strategy
> Meeting ...from the Secretariat.

again, completely independent bodies.


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