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.
LAC DNS Forum #2 19 Jun., Buenos Aires
The second edition of the LAC DNS Forum in Buenos Aires will take place on 19 June at the Sheraton Retiro Hotel, as part of the pre-events of ICANN 53. Following the proposal of the first edition in 2013, the ... Read more
CEWEB.br: new operations at NIC.br/CGI.br
On March 25 NIC.br and CGI.br launched the “Research Center on Web Technologies”. The objective of this center is to disseminate and promote open web technologies, as well as to encourage their adoption and use in Brazil through research and ... Read more
Progress of the proposal of the CWG and Accountability WG in Istanbul
Representatives from the names community congregated in the Cross Community Working Group (CWG) met on 26-27 March in Istanbul to refine the proposal for the IANA Stewardship Transition (IST). One of the most relevant issues which was advanced by the ... Read more
(Español) Verisign publicó su Reporte de Nombres de Dominio del último trimestre 2014
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