[Alac-sc-outreach] Fwd: [ALAC-Announce] ICANN News Alert -- ICANN59 Fellowship Application Round Now Open

Seun Ojedeji seun.ojedeji at gmail.com
Tue Jan 3 11:30:02 UTC 2017

Hello Olivier,

As I understand it, there supposed to be outreach on day 1 of meeting B[1]
and I don't think that would change or are you suggesting that limiting the
fellowship to Alumni would affect the outreach on day 1?

1. https://meetings.icann.org/en/future-meeting-strategy
Sent from my LG G4
Kindly excuse brevity and typos

On 3 Jan 2017 11:32 a.m., "Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond" <ocl at gih.com> wrote:

> Dear colleagues,
> please be so kind to find the announcement below for the ICANN fellowship
> for Johannesburg.
> I am not happy. I am not happy at all since you will notice two things:
> 1. the Helsinki meeting taking place during MidSummer, what was going to
> be originally a Policy + Outreach meeting, which is what meeting B was
> supposed to be, became a Policy only meeting, as there was nobody to do
> outreach to. Remember that Meeting B needing to happen on continents that
> did not have the infrastructure and capacity to host an A or C meeting, and
> was supposed to have a significant outreach component part. The Jo'burg
> meeting is now set to be a "policy only" meeting!!!
> 2. As a result, we are faced with being on a continent that requires the
> most outreach and engagement, but are told that as this is a "policy
> forum", applications are restricted to only Fellowship Program Alumni. I
> thought that completely defeats the purpose of a Meeting B.
> What is going on? I think that the ALAC should seek a formal response from
> the ICANN Board about this.
> Olivier
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> Subject: [ALAC-Announce] ICANN News Alert -- ICANN59 Fellowship
> Application Round Now Open
> Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2017 09:39:46 +0000
> From: ICANN At-Large Staff <staff at atlarge.icann.org>
> <staff at atlarge.icann.org>
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> Alert
> https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2016-12-23-en[icann.org]
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.icann.org_news_announcement-2D2-2D2016-2D12-2D23-2Den&d=DgMFaQ&c=FmY1u3PJp6wrcrwll3mSVzgfkbPSS6sJms7xcl4I5cM&r=mrDeztziKLa7gZqGADzxcnHA3QXmXYsnChWYBR4NElI&m=dICpJz2iYl1uhdUBnFDmHR8Hl9duK6DvL0VW5WYJcgI&s=TKSZN6Z4TLYPGs-eXmGbHQw7T0VWnvNpqAA4qSImitc&e=>
> ------------------------------
> ICANN59 Fellowship Application Round Now Open
> 23 December 2016
> ICANN launches the application round for ICANN59. This round is open only
> for Fellowship Program Alumni, those who have previously completed an ICANN
> Fellowship, as it is a Community Policy Forum The meeting takes place from
> 26-29 June 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The deadline to apply 27
> January 2017 at 23:59 UTC. Successful candidates will be announced on 24
> March 2017 on ICANN.org[icann.org]
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.icann.org_&d=DgMFaQ&c=FmY1u3PJp6wrcrwll3mSVzgfkbPSS6sJms7xcl4I5cM&r=mrDeztziKLa7gZqGADzxcnHA3QXmXYsnChWYBR4NElI&m=dICpJz2iYl1uhdUBnFDmHR8Hl9duK6DvL0VW5WYJcgI&s=OAFJzZCqxHpj4X_dAoQsEeBfJvyiPWSoxVRTJakQ3uk&e=>
> .
> The Fellowship Program
> The ICANN Fellowship Program[icann.org]
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.icann.org_fellowshipprogram&d=DgMFaQ&c=FmY1u3PJp6wrcrwll3mSVzgfkbPSS6sJms7xcl4I5cM&r=mrDeztziKLa7gZqGADzxcnHA3QXmXYsnChWYBR4NElI&m=dICpJz2iYl1uhdUBnFDmHR8Hl9duK6DvL0VW5WYJcgI&s=zH3eh_DPLo0IpWBhJdmN43sScWeWihr9UukgghZuFME&e=>
> seeks out those who are interested in, or already engaged in, the various
> components of ICANN's work in policy building, the operation of the Domain
> Name System and the security and stability of the global Internet. The goal
> of the Program is to help create a broader base of knowledgeable
> constituents to engage in the ICANN multistakeholder process and become the
> new voice of experience in their regions and on the global stage.
> Since its creation in 2007, the Fellowship Program has built a strong
> group of individuals who are actively participating in all of the ICANN
> communities as well as various Internet governance entities within the
> Internet ecosystem. Their engagement ranges from writing articles and
> blogs, providing online or in-person public comment in regard to bottom up
> policy building, engaging in Internet conferences and panel discussions,
> lifting a pen in working groups, mentoring newcomers, assisting our
> regional leaders and becoming leaders themselves.
> Click here for more information »[icann.org]
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