A. November EURALO meeting
The meeting focused on important events and issues such as EURALO - RIPE MOU signing at ICANN60 meeting, call for EURALO Board 2017 - 2019, IGF Geneva 2017. As well, other important subjects were discussed, including the EURALO hot topics.
WT5 Geographic Names: the WT5 for Geographic-names was raised by Christopher Wilkinson (CW). Tatiana Tropina (TT) asked why can't the WT5 be included as EURALO Hot-topics. (CW) suggested that as ALAC 'co-lead' would like to know which EURALO members have joined the WT5 and have views about protection and use of geographical names, terms/indications etc. Asked EURALO members to send him an e-mail if interested.
B. December EURALO Meeting
The December meeting was opened by EURALO Chair, Olivier Crépin-Leblond (OCL). The meeting is reported below in accordance with the confirmed agenda:
The EURALO Board to choose among the two candidates for the Leadership Program.
C. EURALO Board Election Results
At closes of election on Friday 15 December 2017 23:59 UTC.
Number of voters: 26 · Group size: 36 · Percentage voted: 72.22
Ranked by votes
They are elected to serve the EURALO Board Members for the period of two years beginning in December 2017.
D. The 12th Internet Governance Forum(IGF), Geneva 2017, in Switzerland
The 12th global Internet Governance Forum (IGF), organized by the United Nations and took place at the United Nations office, Geneva, Switzerland between 18 – 21 December 2017.