Date: Thursday, 10 February 2011
Time: 18:00 - 19:00 UTC (For the time in various timezones click here)
Meeting Number: AL.AF/CC.1101/1
Who is on the dial-out list for this call?
Adobe Connect Meeting Room: http://icann.na3.acrobat.com/afralo2011
Participants: Tijani Ben Jemaa, Yaovi Atohoun, Fatimata Seye Sylla, Etienne Tshishimbi, Dave Kissoondoyal, Michel Tchonang, Ben Akoh
Apologies: Pastor Peters
Staff: Matthias Langenegger
A G E N D A (English)
1. Roll Call and Introduction
2. Follow-up on Joint AFRALO-AfrICANN Meeting in Cartagena (Fatimata, Tijani)(10 minutes)
3. Desired Outcome and Purpose of the AFRALO - AfrICANN Meeting (Fatimata, Tijani)(30 minutes)
3. 1. What topics should be discussed?
What issues are currently being discussed in ICANN and which are the most relevant, pressing issues for the African ICANN community? Where can a joint African Statement have an impact on the decision?
3.2 What should be the outcome of the meeting? (e.g. adoption of a joint statement)
It has been suggested that the meeting should focus on a joint African Statement on ICANN's geographic region. Please note that the public consultation on the interim report of the Geographic Regions Review WG ended on 30 January 2011.
Background Document: current draft statement with highlighted changes by Baudoin
3.3 What speakers will be invited?
If the meetings focuses on ICANN's geographic regions it has been suggested that Dave Archbold, Chair of the Geographic Regions Review Working Group and Rob Hoggarth, the assisting Staff person, will be invited.
3.4 Review Draft Agenda
4. Logistics (10 minutes)
4.1. Meeting Time
The AFRALO - AfrICANN Meeting is currently scheduled on Wednesday, 16 March 2010 from 16:30 - 17:30.