Date/Source Document

18 July 2013

Durban GAC Communiqué

Communication

a.     Geographic Names

          i.     The GAC recommends that ICANN collaborate with the GAC in refining, for future rounds, the Applicant Guidebook with regard to the protection of terms with national, cultural, geographic and religious significance, in accordance with the 2007 GAC Principles on New gTLDs.

Acknowledgement of Register Entry

Acknowledgement of Durban GAC Communique.pdf

Next Steps/Required Action

 

Responsible Party

 

Target Completion Date

 

Current Status/Communications Log

resolutions-new-gtld-annex-1-10sep13-en.pdf

Board Action (Accept/Disagree)

The NGPC accepts this recommendation. The NGPC stands ready to hear from the GAC regarding possible refinements, for future rounds, of the Applicant Guidebook with respect to the protection of terms with national, cultural, geographic and religious significance, in accordance with the 2007 GAC Principles on New gTLDs.

Board Acknowledgement of Completion

 

GAC Acknowledgement of Completion