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RIRs Publish Response to ITU WTPF Opinions on Internet Governance


The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) will hold the Fifth World Telecommunication/ICT Policy Forum (WTPF) in Geneva this May. This event is being convened specifically to look at Internet-related public policy matters.

AFRINIC Board Elections 2013: Call for Nominations

According to Section 13 of the AFRINIC Bylaws, the terms of following members occupying seats on the AFRINIC Board will expire at the end of June 2013:


  1. Primary: Neezar Sami (Northern Africa - Seat 1)
  2. Alternate: Khaled Koubaa (Northern Africa)
  3. Primary: Maimouna Diop (Western Africa - Seat 2)
  4. Alternate: Alioune Badara Traore (Western Africa)


In application of the new bylaws we will also need to fill the seat of one of two non-regional Directors (Seat 7).


As a result, three (3) seats on the AFRINIC Board will be open for election:


A) Seat 1: From Northern sub-region (Mandate: 2013 to 2016)

B) Seat 2: From Western sub-region (Mandate: 2013 to 2016)

C) Seat 7: Non-Regional Independent (Mandate: 2013 to 2016)



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