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Interim Paper Cross-Community Working Group on Use of Names of Countries and Territories as Top Level Domains

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  1. Develop First Draft

    Ended: 20 Apr 2017

  2. Open for Comment

    Ended: 25 Apr 2017

  3. Finalize Final Draft

    Ended: 26 Apr 2017

  4. ALAC Vote

    Ended: 2 May 2017

  5. Submission

    Submitted: 26 Apr 2017

Submitted a Statement

Submission due: 26 Apr 2017 23:59 UTC


Purpose: The ccNSO and GNSO chartered a cross-community working group to: Further review the current status of representations of country and territory names, as they exist under current ICANN policies, guidelines and procedures; Provide advice regarding the feasibility of developing a consistent and uniform definitional framework that could be applicable across the respective SOs and ACs; and Should such a framework be deemed feasible, provide detailed advice as to the content of the framework. Current Status: The CWG has concluded its deliberations whether a harmonized framework is feasible and has concluded for various reasons such a framework is not feasible. The CWG is seeking community feedback andSee public comment in
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