At-Large Statement of Interest (SOI) Form

1) Please enter your Name:

Nadira Al-Araj

2) Picture/Image:
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3) Are you participating in the At-Large advisory process (including email and real-time discussions) as a representative of:


a) ALAC (if so, detail the region and term):

b) A Regional At-Large Organization (RALO) (if so, please detail the region, position and term):

-APRALO Vice Chair (2020-2022) -At-Large ATLAS III Ambassador -ALAC APRALO delegate to the NomCom (2018-2019)

c) An ICANN-accredited At-Large Structure (if so, which one):

Was the 2nd representative (2015-2017) for the ALS Internet Society Palestine Chapter

d) Any ICANN Committee, Constituency or Stakeholder Group (if so, which one(s))?

- At-Large Consolidated Policy Working Group (CPWG) - ALAC Capacity Building Working group - ICANN fellowship selection committee (2017-2018) - Program Committee member for the Middle East DNS Forum -An active members at the MEAC-SWG -NCUC member

e) Any other company or organization, whether commercial or nonprofit (if so, please detail the organization and your position):

I do freelance work

4) Please identify your current employer(s):

Self employed

5) Please identify your current position(s):

6) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:

Online tutoring on Internet Governance, Online Research collaboration on Internet Governance providing the Middle East perspective Business Plan and feasibility studies for women start-ups

7) Please identify your declared country of primary residence:

State of Palestine

8) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimus stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:


9) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:


a) Do you, your employer, and/or sponsor have any type of material or financial interest in the At-Large advisory process and its outcomes?


If the answer is “Yes,” please describe the interest:

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “Yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):

10) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

  • ALS Mobilization Working Party
  • PC member for ME DNS Forum
  • APRALO Hot Topics 2019 WG
  • Cross-Community Working Group on new gTLD Auction Proceeds
  • NomCom Review Working Party
  • APRALO history project
  • Co-Chair and founding member of ICANN Middle East Space
  • Lead to subgroup for researching on APRALO fellowship alumni on community engagements. 
  • Initiating and guiding MEAC-SWG sub-group to provide community comments on ICANN fellowship review 

11) Additional information (optional):

  • Member of APrIGF Program Committee and MSG
  • Advisory Council  on PIR
  • EC treasurer of Asia Pacific School of Internet Governance  
  • Nomcom of ISOC 2018 election cycle to ISOC Trustee
  • Ex-EC member and founding member for the ISOC Blockchain Special Interest Group
  • Ex-Vice Chair ISOC Palestine

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At-Large SOI Template v3 (Feb 2014)