Topics and Policy Working Groups
Co-chaired by Jonathan Zuck and Olivier-Crepin Leblond, the CPWG merges together the At-Large Registration Issues Working Group, At-Large New gTLDs Working Group and At-Large ICANN Evolution Working Group. The focus of CPWG is to drive policy comments and advice within the At-Large community, and create best practices for identifying Internet end user issues within ICANN.
The IDN Policy Working Group:
- Focuses on ICANN Internationalised Domain Name (IDN) Top-Level Domain (TLD) Program developments
- Provides Community feedback via ALAC statements and engagement with ICANN staff
The At-Large New gTLDs Working Group closed in Dec 2017 and merged with the Consolidated Policy Working Group (CPWG).
In February 2018, Jonathan Zuck was appointed Chair of the ANGWG, replacing Evan Leibovitch.
Discusses issues related to the public interest in the context of ICANN and the manner in which end users are impacted.
Reviews the entire scope of the Registrar Accreditation Agreement (RAA), looks at the challenges faced by Registrants, and seeks to make recommendations to mediate those challenges.
Focuses on the stability, safety, and security of Domain Name System (DNS) and covers issues such as DNSSEC, DNS Exploitation Techniques, and the implementation of IPv6.