The Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) Regional At-Large Organisation (LACRALO) consists of accredited At-Large Structures (ALSes) in the LAC region to promote and ensure participation by regional Internet non-commercial users in the process of developing ICANN policies.

LACRALO is guided by three key documents :

1) Memorandum of Understanding

The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) document was signed by ICANN and 13 signing organisations (ALSes) in the LAC region on December 4th, 2006 during the 27th ICANN International meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil. It's intent is to establish and define activities to be carried out by LACRALO and supported by ICANN.

Signed MOU  

 Latin America and Caribbean Region 2006 RALO.pdf

2) Operating Principles

New LACRALO Operating Principles 2018

EN version

ES version

PT version 

FR version

3) Rules of Procedures 2020

LACRALO Rules of Procedure 2020 - approved Monday 27 July 2020 - EN VERSION

Reglas de Procedimiento de LACRALO 2020- aprobadas el Lunes 27 de Julio 2020 - ES VERSION 

FINAL METRICS document : 

Posted on January 15 2019: ENGLISH and SPANISH.

Other important documents: 

ALAC Rules of Procedures 

ALAC adopted their last version of RoP during ICANN meeting in Beijing:


LEGACY DOCUMENTS (NO longer in effect)

-Draft modifications of Operating Principles 2010

The Operating Principles of LACRALO was approved by the regional ALSes at the 27th ICANN Meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil on December 4, 2006. Its intent is to describe how LACRALO will conduct its operations in fulfilling the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with ICANN.

It was last updated in March 4 2009 by the LACRALO General Assembly held during the ICANN meeting in Mexico. 

- Rules of Procedures

Draft modifications of the RoP 2010

The LACRALO Rules of Procedures are currently under revision. You can review the draft modifications and compare it with the previous version. Changes are highlighted with bold text.

The Rules of Procedures was adopted by LACRALO on June 24, 2007 at the ICANN meeting in Puerto Rico. Its intent is to document how LACRALO will conduct its meetings such as the general assembly and monthly teleconferences.

Comparative version RoP English / Spanish approved in June 2014. Versión comparada RoP Inglés / Español aprobada junio 2014

Text Proposal to harmonize the EN and ES versions of the Rules of Procedure, document AL/2007/SD/2.Rev1

Text  approved at  the London General Assembly  meeting LONDON – LACRALO General Assembly Wednesday, June 25, 2014 – 12:00 to 15:00

Propuesta de texto para armonizar las versiones ES y ES de las Reglas de Procedimiento, documento AL / 2007 / SD / 2.Rev1

Texto aprobado en la reunión de la Asamblea General LONDRES Londres - Asamblea General de LACRALO Miércoles, 25 de junio 2014 - 12:00-15:00


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