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Time Table for the Possible Introduction of IDN ccTLDs
|Submission Final Report to ICANN Board||Chairs IDNC WG||26 June 2008|
|GAC and ccNSO Support Final Report||Chair of GAC and ccNSO||25 June 2008|
|Publication Final Report IDNC WG||IDNC WG||13 June 2008||Final Report contains Recommendations of IDNC WG|
|Publication of Issues Report ccPDP||Issues Manager||4 June 2008||Issues Report contains recommendation whether or not to initiate a ccPDP. Will be submoitted to the ccNSO Council|
|Publication of Interim Report||IDNC WG||16 May|
|Publish draft Interim Report & Public Consultation||IDNC WG||28 March – 25 April|
|Publish draft Issues Report ccPDP & Comments period||Issue Manager||8 March – 16 May|
|Publish Initial Report||IDNC WG||8 March||Final Initial Report of IDNC WG to solidify scope of mechanisms for fast track|
|Request input for Issues Report||Issue Manager||22 February 2008||Issue Manager has extended duration of period to provide input|
|Publish draft Initial Report & Public Consultation||IDNC WG||1 February – 26 February|
|Formation IDNC WG||Chair ccNSO||14 December 2007||Invitations chair ccNSO to chairs GAC, ALAC, GNSO and SSAC to appoint members.|
|Board Resolution to adopt fast track in accordance with charter as submitted by ccNSOappoint IDNC WG||ICANN Board||2 November 2007|
|Support GAC charter IDNC WG||GAC||1 November 2007|
|Agreed date (Draft) Issues Report (ccPDP) available.||ccNSO Council||31 October 2007||Draft issue report should be available before New Delhi meeting. Issues Report before Paris meeting.|
|Adoption charter IDNC WG (fast track) to propose methodology for introduction IDN ccTLD in short term introduction||ccNSO Council||31 October 2007||Adoption of IDNC WG charter and chair to submit it to the ICANN Board. Was adopted by Board|
|Publication draft fast track process and background paper||Chair ccNSO||14 October 2007|
|Informing Board, ALAC, GAC and GNSO of proposal for fast track approach||Chair ccNSO||17 October 2007|
|Letter to ascertain need IDN ccTLD||Chair of ccNSO Council||5 October 2007||ccNSO chair sends letter to ccTLD managers.
GAC chair informed GAC representatives of letter.
|Preparing fast track approach. Ascertain need in territories. Design and propose process for fast track||ccNSO Council||2 October 2007||ccNSO Council requests chair of Council to send letter to ccTLD managers to ascertain near term demand.|
|Request Issues Report||ccNSO Council||2 October 2007||First step in launch of ccPDP. Focus on institutional changes and overall policy. Decision was prepared in preceding Council meetings|
|Board resolution to answer questions Issues Paper||ICANN Board||29 June||Core part of the ccPDP|
|Board resolution to explore interim and fast track approach introduction IDN ccTLD||ICANN Board||29 June||Starting point for initiating ccPDP and fast track approach|
|Proposal Interim approach||GAC & ccNSO||28 June 2007||Core communication was GAC communiqué|
|Endorsement/||ccNSO Council||27 June 2007||Basic document the GAC communiqué.
References in CD public Forum update ccNSO Council resolutions.
|Discussion draft Issues Paper||Joint GAC & ccNSO WG
GAC closed meeting
|25 & 26 June 2007||Joint session with GAC,
IDN Workshop 27 June
|Discussion standardisation effort||Elisabeth Portneuve
Debbie Garside (BSI)
|25 June 2007||Different option to construe a list for definition of IDN ccTLD. Both initiatives assumed link between strings in non-Ascii and territory listed in ISO 3166-1 two alpha ASCII code. Methodology differs|
|Publication revised second draft Issues Paper||Joint GAC/ccNSO WG||19 June 2007 &
26 June 2007
|In preparation of San Juan meeting.
Concept IDN ccTLD
|Letter ccNSO to the Board||Chair ccNSO||16 May 2007||The result of the meeting Lisbon meeting. At the request of the IDN WG in the ccNSO. Fear new TLd process would overtake the work of the ccNSO|
|Resolution to publish draft Issues paper for public comment||ccNSO Council||28 March 2007||In preparation of Lisbon meeting|
|Joint GAC-ccNSO IDN WG||GAC & ccNSO||Was established at request of Board.
Joint GAC ccNSO WG assumed IDN ccTLD, however defined
|Board resolution requesting input||ICANN Board||8 December 2006||Board resolution to initiate joint GAC-ccNSO WG.
This resolution also introduced the concept of IDN ccTLD and in the deliberations an explicit reference is made to the ISO 3166 list