NRO Response to the NTIA Notice of Inquiry 2018

On 17 July 2018, the NRO submitted a joint response to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) Notice of Inquiry (NOI) on International Internet Policy Priorities. The response can be found  here.

NRO EC and ASO AC Joint Response to the 2017 Independent ASO Review Recommendations

In 2017, the Number Resource Organization (NRO) engaged ITEMS International to conduct the second independent review of the Address Supporting Organization (ASO). The objective of this review was to determine whether the ASO has a continuing purpose in the ICANN structure, whether any change in structure or operations of the ASO would be desirable to improve its effectiveness in the ICANN structure,… Read More

NRO Brochure: IPv6 Around the World

The NRO has published the 2017 version of its information brochure, IPv6 Around the World, which documents the spread of IPv6 deployment.  

ASO Review Draft Report

The ASO Review draft report will be open for comments until Friday 14 July 2017. Comments to be sent to Tom Mackenzie <tmackenzie at> Final report to be published on 31 July 2017.

NRO Letter to Larry Strickling

NRO Letter thanking Larry Strickling for his support to of the IANA transition and the multistakeholder model for Internet Governance. Letter

SLA for IANA Numbering Services

The current Service Level Agreement (SLA) for the IANA numbering Services between ICANN and the five RIRs is available here: SLA for the IANA Numbering Services – 29 June 2016  (v5.2) More information: IANA Numbering Services Review Committee IANA Stewardship Transition

Comparison Table of Proposed ICANN Governance Models

This document provides an analysis from Caplin & Drysdale of the key characteristics of the empowered designator model. It includes a comparison with Community Mechanism as Sole Member Model, Community Mechanism as Sole Designator Model & ICANN Board Proposal. Full document