The 2nd At-Large Summit (ATLAS II): The Globalization of ICANN (R-9)

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The 2nd At-Large Summit (ATLAS II) (R-9)




ICANN should open regional offices with a clear strategy, subject to a cost-benefit analysis, focusing on the areas where the access to the Internet is growing, and where such growth is more likely to occur.


DatePhaseTypeStatus Updates


ClosedPhase ChangeThis Advice Item is now Closed


Phase 5Board UpdateA letter ( was sent to Chair of the ALAC regarding Advice Item's progress and completion


Phase 5Board UpdateThe Board in its 9 September 2014 resolution acknowledged the Final ATLAS II Declaration: This is part of day-to-day work of ICANN's Global Stakeholder Engagement team. Several ICANN offices have been opened over the past years, most recently the Engagement office in Nairobi. See ALAC workspace for updates:


Phase 1Phase UpdateALAC published AL-ATLAS-02-DCL-01-01-EN: The 2nd At-Large Summit (ATLAS II): The Globalization of ICANN: