Latin American and Caribbean TLD Association (LACTLD)
LACTLD is an association created on the 20th August 1998. Its aim is to represent the region´s interests in domain name issues, promoting Latin American and Caribbean integration, as well as becoming a platform for the cooperation and exchange of information and experiences amongst regional TLDs.
2014, The year that Internet Governance stepped forward.
Highlights of the #5 Issue of LACTLD Report, LACTLD’s biannual publication: the IANA stewardship transition process and the challenges for the names community; national Internet governance initiatives in five countries in the region; an exclusive interview with Raul Echeberría, ISOC VP of Global Engagement on Internet Governance; the LACTLD Anycast cloud is now in place, and ready to start operating with its users; the challenges and progress of non-Latin scripts, social and technical adoption issues; a discussion on ccTLDs as property and the rights of the Internet community; the findings of a report by DIRSI on the impact of broadband adoption in the region in the reduction of poverty; domain name trends in LAC ccTLDs.
Oscar Robles new LACNIC CEO
LACTLD wishes to extend its greetings and congratulations to Oscar Robles for his appointment as the new CEO of LACNIC. LACTLD would also like to congratulate the board of LACNIC for this election. It is an honour for the ccTLDs ... Read more
LACTLD Board Comments to CWG on IANA Stewardship Transition
The Board of LACTLD in consultation with its members submitted its documents to the CWG proposal http://forum.icann.org/lists/comments-cwg-naming-transition-01dec14/msg00030.html Below, the full document in English: LACTLD Board comments: “Draft Transition Proposal by the Cross Community Working Group on Naming Related Functions” Dec. ... Read more
Update on the IANA Stewardship Transition Process: CWG Proposal, Webinar and explanatory summary of CENTR.
In order to keep in vogue, the discussion on IANA Stewardship transition process and as an aid to the community, CENTR issued a clear conceptual map were discussion processes that have been carried out by the Community of DNS are ... Read more
LACTLD published its ccTLDs and National Legislation Report
This report focuses specifically in the Latin American and Caribbean context and is available for LACTLD members only. The objective of this survey was to collect information regarding the presence of national legislation that addresses and/or involves ccTLDs. The interest ... Read more