Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA)

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There are key leadership positions available in Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for interested individuals. This was announced by ICANN 2021 Nominating Committee (NomCom). The NomCom invites interested individuals to apply for these key leadership positions within ICANN. Those selected will work with accomplished colleagues from across the globe, helping to shape the Internet's technical coordination and policy development.

The available positions are:

  • Three members of the ICANN Board of Directors
  • Three regional representatives for the At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) – one each representing the Africa region; Asia, Australia, and Pacific Islands region; and Latin America and Caribbean region
  • Two members of the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) Council – one representing the Contracted Parties House and one representing the Non-Contracted Parties House
  • One member of the Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO) Council

The ICANN 2021 NomCom has also announced the extension of the deadline for ICANN leadership applications to 29 March 2021, 23:59 Universal Coordinated Time (UTC). For more details, visit 2021 Nominating Committee (NomCom) Extends Deadline to 29 March - ICANN