Civil Society – Internet Governance Caucus (IGC)

Vision (from the IGC charter)

The policies that shape the Internet impact not only the development of the technologies themselves, but also the realization of internationally agreed human rights, social equity and interdependence, cultural concerns, and both social and economic development. Our vision is that Internet governance should be inclusive, people centered and development oriented. Our contributions to the various forums relevant to Internet governance, will strive to ensure an information society which better enables equal opportunity and freedom for all.

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Nomcom Selection Process - Appeal's Team: 2008

Member's list ammended after 2008 Coordinator Election - updated 29 August 2008

Member's list created by Parminder Singh (coordinator) on 21 July 2008

Final report from Chair - Nomcom for MAG 2008 IGC Candidates

Candidate supplied information for MAG 2008 nomcom process

Initial Report from chair of Nomcom for MAG 2008 IGC candidates

As IGC 08 Nomcom chair, it is my pleasure to announce the slate of candidates the nomcom has come to agreement on.


A complete final report will follow ASAP documenting - process followed by the nomcom, evaluation criteria and issues discussed, recommendation for IGC and future nomcoms to consider as well as set of complete bio profiles for the candidates.


The nomcom requests at this time that the candidates listed below please send an email to - nomcom08@lists.privaterra.org - confirming two things -

  1. their interest in being recommended to the MAG and

  2. committing to regularly post updates to the IGC mailing list. The confirmation will be included in the final report.


I thank all the persons who submitted their name for consideration and the nomcom for its very hard work and engaging discussions.


We still have a report to complete, but our task is almost done...



Regards


Robert Guerra

2008 IGC Nomcom Chair.




# of nominations submitted: 33

Total # of candidates recommended by Nomcom : 15


Statistics:



Africa

Asia

Europe

LAC

North America

Natasha Primo

Adam Peake

William Drake

Valeria Betancourt

Robin Gross

Dawit Bekele

Izumi Aizu

Vittorio Bertola

Graciela Selaimen

Milton Mueller

Ken Lohento

Y. J. Park

Jeanette Hofmann


Michael Gurstein


Iffat Rose Gill








Schedule for Selection of IGC nominees to the IGF MAG

 

March 31

Challenges to the nomcom selection process, and its outcome

April 1

Nomcom starts

Nominations for MAG open

April 8

Nominations for MAG close

April 9 - 16

Nomcom deliberations

April 17

Announcement of nominees




 

Selection of Nomcom for MAG candidate process - 2008

IGC Contribution to the 26 February 2008 open consultation of the IGF

* Format of IGF, Hyderabad

* Main Session Themes for IGF, Hyderabad

* Renewal / Restructuring of Multi-stakeholder Advisory Group



2007

Draft of IGC statement for IGF consultation (13 Feb 2007) – in IGC consensus call (V2) (V3)

Coordinators

On 20 November 2 coordinators were elected:

Vittorio Bertola – Term ending 2007

Parminder Singh – Term ending 2008

Appeals Team

On 8 Feb the Nomcom announce the selection of the 2007 Appeals Team

Name

Region

Gender

Rishi Chawla

Asia

M

Willie Currie

Africa

M

Avri Doria

North America/Europe

F

Nnenna Nwaknma

Africa

F

Jeremy Shtern

North America

M



IGF Pointers

IGF Website

IGF Community Forum

IGC Charter

Vision (from the charter)

The policies that shape the Internet impact not only the development of the technologies themselves, but also the realization of internationally agreed human rights, social equity and interdependence, cultural concerns, and both social and economic development. Our vision is that Internet governance should be inclusive, people centered and development oriented. Our contributions to the various forums relevant to Internet governance, will strive to ensure an information society which better enables equal opportunity and freedom for all.

Complete charter

Charter for Civil Society Internet Governance Caucus - 14 October, 2006

Nomcom Process

Notes on running a Nomcom

IGC Appeals Team Nomcom Appointment – January 2007

On 17 December the Nomcom to select the 2007 Appeal's Team was Selected.

Call for nominations

Table of nominees

IGC Appeals Team Nomcom Appointment – January 2007

On 17 December the Nomcom to select the 2007 Appeal's Team was Selected.

Call for nominations

Table of nominees

IGC coordinator voting information – October 2006

List of candidates

Message announcing results

Self certified member voters in 2006 coordinator election

IGF Multistakeolder Advsory Group Nomination Process 2006

List of nominees for 2006

Process info for 2006

Final Report for MAG 2006 Nominations

Past Links

WSIS IGC site can be found at: <http://www.net-gov.org>

CS Briefing Agenda from 2006 Athens

Draft CS IGC Statement for Athens

Full Agenda for Athens IGF Meeting

Host web site for Athens IGF meeting