This new Workspace is the hub for all updates, documents, and work related to At-Large Improvements Work Team A.


The goal of the ALAC/At-Large Improvements project is to review and improve both ALAC/At-Large’s participation in ICANN and the ALSes’ participation in At-Large. This will be done through the implementation of the 13 recommendations outlined in the At-Large Review Work Group's Final Report and detailed in the Simplified At-Large Improvements Implementation Outline.

We have divided these recommendations among four work teams. Work Team A -- the work team on ALAC's continuing purpose -- is assigned the implementation of the following three recommendations:

Rec 1: ICANN bylaws to reflect ALAC's continuing purpose
Rec 10: ALAC/At-Large is home of individual Internet users
Rec 11: Board statement recognizing Rec 10


The members of Work Team A, organized by regional affiliation, are:



WT A office


Pastor Peters Omoragbon



Baudouin Schombe



Cheryl Langdon-Orr



Sivasubramanian Muthusamy



Yrjö Länsipuro



Carlos Aguirre



Matías Altamira



Dev Anand Teelucksingh



Daniel Monastersky



Eric Brunner-Williams



Evan Leibovitch



All four of the At-Large Improvements work teams hold regular conference calls that are:

  • 60 minutes long;
  • Scheduled once every two weeks (once every other week); and
  • Conducted in English.

Work Team A's calls are scheduled for Thursday's at 1800 UTC.

The next call is scheduled on: TBA

Previous calls:

07 March 2011 - ALAC/WT A officers & Legal
10 February 2011
27 January 2011
13 January 2011
06 December 2010 - ICANN Cartagena
18 November 2010
04 November 2010
23 September 2010 
09 September 2010

For information on specific past calls, please click here.


WG guidelines

GNSO Working Group Guidelines_ver 5 Feb 2010

ALAC Review

Final Report of the ALAC Review WG on ALAC Improvements

At-Large Improvements

ALAC/At-Large Improvements Project Plan

Status of ALAC Improvements Implementation_rev 6

Simplified At-Large Improvements Outline (complete)

WT A's assigned recommendations

WT A At-Large Simplified Improvements Outline

Final Report: References to ALAC/At-Large's continuing purpose (Confluence)

WT A status reports

WT A Cartagena Presentation (9 Dec 2010)

WT A San Francisco Presentation (March 2011)

WT A table of recommendations to the ALAC (July 2011)

Current ICANN bylaws

ICANN Bylaws Pertaining to ALAC/At-Large (PDF)
ICANN Bylaws Pertaining to ALAC/At-Large (Confluence)

ICANN Bylaws:  Required Board response to GAC advice (Confluence) 

Proposed ICANN Bylaw revisions pertaining to At-Large-selected Director

ICANN Legal's draft amendments to ICANN Bylaws regarding ALAC/At-Large

07 March 2011 call with Legal re Bylaw revisions

ICANN Bylaws identified by Legal for revision in response to Recs 1, 10, 11

Legal Dept Drafts: ICANN Bylaws (4 Dec 2010; S Eisner)

Proposed Draft Preamble (Article XI.2.4.a; 12 Jan 2011; S Eisner)

WT A's draft amendments to ICANN Bylaws regarding ALAC/At-Large

Proposed revisions to Article XI, Section 2.4, submitted to Board in San Francisco

WT A's Proposed ICANN Bylaw Changes -- For ALAC Approval

Timeline for Bylaw Revisions by WT A (PDF)

WT A's Proposed Timeline Regarding ICANN Bylaw Revisions -- For ALAC Approval

Red-Line of Bylaw Revisions by WT A

WT A Drafts: ICANN ByLaw Changes (Confluence)

      WT A's draft amendments:  Previous versions & background

      WT A draft revisions to Article XI, 4(a)_Sep 22, 2010 (Yrjo)

ALAC public comment on ATRT recommendations

WT A Drafts: Suggested ALAC Comment on ATRT Final Recommendations

WT A Drafts:  Suggested ALAC Comment on ATRT Draft Recommendations


For more information

For more information regarding the work of At-Large Improvements Work Team A, please contact:

Seth Greene
At-Large Improvements Project Manager
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

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