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.
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
ITU Plenipot 2014
From October 20 to November 7, 2014 it was held in BEXCO, Busan, Republic of Korea, the Plenipotentiary Conference of the ITU 2014. The conferences of the ITU Plenipotentiary are probably one of the few places where the things that ... Read more
About the Preparatory meeting for the V eLAC Ministerial conference held in Costa Rica
From 5 – 7 November the Preparatory Meeting for the V eLAC Ministerial Conference on the Information Society in Latin America and the Caribbean was held in San José de Costa Rica. This meeting was convened by the Ministry of ... Read more