Date:29 September 2003
Application for "At-Large Structure" (ALS) Designation
Sudan Internet Society
- Organization's Name: Sudan Internet Society
- Organization's email address: yassir@xxxxxx
- Organization's phone number: +249/12391157
Organization's address (location and postal address, if different):
P.O. Box 13713
Khartoum, Khartoum 11111
- Organization's website (URL) (if available): http://www.isoc.sd
Organization's contact for ALS application (email, phone, address):
Is your organization constituted so that participation by individual Internet users who are citizens or residents of countries within the Geographic Region in which your organization is based will predominate in your organization's operation?
Describe your organization's constituents/membership (number, citizenship/location, defining characteristic - e.g. profession for professional societies):
The Internet Society of Sudan is dedicated to identifying and surfacing the potential effective and efficient applications of the Internet throughout the Sudanese community. It is to provide support and information on all Internet related-issues in Sudan to enable individuals, businesses, professionals, and organizations achieve their goals more effectively, having around 700 Active individual members, more than 5000 members, many organizations, and alot of institutions.
Explain the eligibility requirements (if any) for your organization's constituents/membership (if you provide a written application for admission as a member, you may attach a copy):
Its open for all Sudanese citizens.
In what language/s does your organization conduct its business?
Arabic and English.
Provide support for the statement that your organization is self-supporting (by answering "yes" you confirm that it will not rely on ICANN for funding):
Describe your organization's structure (e.g. governing and decision-making bodies and processes):
9-1-2002: Official registration
Sudan Internet Society has became officially registered at the Sudanese Authorities.
14-12-2001: SIS General Meeting
A general meeting was held at Sudatel Club, Khartoum on 12 December 2001 9:00 pm to discuss and approve the bylaws, and to elect the executive office members. The bylaws were discussed and finalized and the following members were elected as executive committee officers:
Yassir Hassan El Amin - President
Mohammed El Bashir Ahmed - Vice President
Khalid Mahmoud Hamada - Treasurer
Tarig Mohammed Bashir
Mohammed El Fatih El Tigani
Hasab El Rasoul Abu El Gasim
Tarig Babiker Merghani
Abdel Majid Khalil Mohammed
Does your organization commit to supporting its individual constituents'/membership's informed participation in ICANN?
Describe how your organization keeps its constituents/membership informed about, and enables them to participate in, decisions regarding issues of interest:
Via conferences, lectures, Seminars, activities, and web sites.
Does your organization post on the Internet publicly-accessible, current information about your organization's goals, structure, description of constituent group(s)/membership, working mechanisms, leadership, and contact(s) (if this information currently is available, provide URLs)?
Yes, please visit www.isoc.sd
Provide information on your organization's leadership (leaders' names, positions, emails):
Yassir Hassan El Amin, President
Mohamed El Bashir Ahmed, Vice President
Khalid Mahmoud Hamada, Treasurer
What is your organization's primary goal or mission (please attach any mission or policy statement for your organization, if in writing, or provide a URL, if posted):
What ICANN-related issues currently are of interest to your organization's constituents/membership:
ALAC, CCNSO, IDN.
If formed, will your organization commit to assisting the Regional At-Large Organization (RALO) for the region in which your organization is based in performing its function?
Sudan Internet Society
Step VII - Certified as At-Large Structure