[AfriNIC-announce] Re: [Nomcom2011] Re: 2011: Election for AfriNIC
representative on the NRO-NC Re:
Ernest - (AfriNIC)
ernest at afrinic.net
Tue Oct 11 12:56:02 SAST 2011
Please note that only 4 days remain for NRO-NC nominations to be
submitted. The deadline is 15th October 2011.
All nominations should be sent to nomcom2011 at afrinic.net.
Details follow in the announcement below.
gift wrote thus on 9/23/11 8:54 AM:
> Dear Colleagues
> The AfriNIC NomCom is pleased to invite nominations for candidates
> to run for an open seat on the NRO Number Council for the AfriNIC
> region. The term for the elected candidate will be from 1 January
> 2012 to 31 December 2014 (3 years).
> Current representatives from the AfriNIC region on the Council are
> as follows:
> - Jean-Robert Hountomey (01/2009 – 12/2011) – Open Seat
> - Fiona Asonga (01/2011 – 12/2013)
> - Alan P. Barrett (01/2011 – 12/2011) – Appointed by the Board
> 1. The NRO-NC Responsibilities
> - Undertaking a role in the global policy development process
> - Providing recommendations to the Board of ICANN concerning the
> recognition of new RIRs, according to agreed requirements and
> policies as currently described inhttp://www.icann.org/icp/icp-2.htm
> - Defining procedures for selection of individuals to serve on other
> ICANN bodies, in particular on the ICANN Board, and implementing any
> roles assigned to the Address Council in such procedures.
> - Providing advice to the Board of ICANN on number resource
> allocation policy, in conjunction with the RIRs.
> - Developing procedures for conducting business in support of their
> responsibilities, in particular for the appointment of an Address
> Council Chair and definition of the Chair’s responsibilities.
> As per the ICANN ASO MoU
> the NRO-NC also serves as the ASO-AC.
> You can find more about the NRO-NC and the ASO-AC at
> http://www.nro.net and http://aso.icann.org/
> 2. Eligibility
> Open to individuals residing within the AfriNIC service region.
> Self-nominations are permitted and must be supported by at least two
> active AfriNIC members.
> A person may only nominate one candidate. In case of multiple
> nominations by the same person, only the last nomination will be
> considered valid. AfriNIC or other RIR staff can neither nominate
> candidates or be nominated.
> 3. Nominating Procedure
> Nominations are to be submitted to NomCom with the following
> a. Nominator (Full Name):
> b. Nominee (Full Name):
> c. Organisation (or Affiliation):
> d. Current Position:
> e. Physical address:
> f. E-mail address:
> g. Phone number:
> h. Fax number:
> i. Country of Residence:
> j. Secondment
> i. (Name, e-mail address, Organisation)
> ii. (Name, e-mail address, Organisation)
> Candidates must provide two valid references which can be contacted
> by NomCom for further information and background check.
> Also required:
> - Brief statement explaining the candidate's background (Including
> experience in Number Resource Policy) and motivation (Not more than
> 400 words):
> - A copy of candidate’s Resume and a picture will be requested and
> used for publication
> 4. Deadline for Nominations
> All nominations should be submitted to nomcom2011 at afrinic.net by
> 20:00 hours UTC on 16 October 2011.
> 5. Election
> Please note that the election will take place during the AfriNIC
> meeting in Cameroon in November (see
> http://meeting.afrinic.net/afrinic-15). Prospective candidates are
> encouraged to attend as this will present an opportunity to interact
> with the body of members. For further details on the election
> process please refer to:
> The Chairperson
> NomCom 2011
> Nomcom2011 mailing list
> Nomcom2011 at afrinic.net
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