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'''LACTLD''' is the abbreviation for the '''Latin American and Caribbean Association of ccTLDs'''. LACTLD is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1998 that strives to bring together [[ccTLD]] administrators in the Latin America and Caribbean region.<ref>[http://www.lactld.org/ lactld.org]</ref>
 
 
'''LACTLD''' is the abbreviation for '''Latin American and Caribbean Association of ccTLDs'''. The LACTLD was established in the year 1998 with a several missions for the betterment of the region in the arena of domain names. The LACTLD is a not-for-profit organization which thrives to bring together administrators of country code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs) in the Latin America and Caribbean region. <ref>[http://www.lactld.org/ lactld.org]</ref>
 
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
  
The LACTLD was first established on August 20, 1998 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was mostly established within the framework of the meetings of the International Forum on White Paper (IFWP).<ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>
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LACTLD was first established on August 20, 1998 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was established within the framework of the meetings of the International Forum on White Paper (IFWP).<ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>
  
 
'''Vision'''
 
'''Vision'''
 
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The main vision of LACTLD is to be the collective voice of ccTLDs in Latin America and Caribbean.<ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>
The main vision of the LACTLD is to be the identity of the ccTLDs in Latin America and Caribbean region on the Internet.<ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>
 
  
 
'''Mission'''
 
'''Mission'''
 
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LACTLD was created to put forward the region's domain interests, to exchange information among those who administer the TLDs in the region, to promote the integration of the AT&C, and become a nexus for co-operation. <ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>  
It was basically created to put forward the interests of the region on domain names, to exchange information among those who administer the TLDs in the region, to promote the integration of the AT&C and become a nexus for co-operation. <ref name="link2">[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=acercade lactld.org]</ref>  
 
  
 
==Members==
 
==Members==
  
The LACTLD currently has a total of 35 members ranging from the ccTLDs to other TLDs who have interests in the region.[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=detalle_contenido_index&cod_contenido=156 lactld.org]</ref> The list of its members is mentioned below:
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LACTLD currently has a total of 35 members, consisting of 33 local ccTLDs, and two other TLDS who have interests in the region.[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=detalle_contenido_index&cod_contenido=156 lactld.org]</ref> The members are:
 
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[[.ai]] - [[Register Anguilla Domain Names]]<br />
'''Associate Partners'''
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[[.bz]] - [[NIC-Belize]]<br />
 
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[[.cl]] - [[NIC-Chile]]<br />
.ai - Register Anguilla Domain Names<br />
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[[.hn]] - [[NIC-HN]]<br />
.bz - NIC-Belize<br />
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[[.ve]] - [[NIC-VE]]<br />
.cl - NIC-Chile<br />
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[[.cat]] - [[NIC-CAT]]<br />
.hn - NIC-HN<br />
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[[.es]] - [[Dominios.es]]<br />
.ve - NIC-VE<br />
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[[.info]] - [[NIC-INFO]]<br />
.cat - NIC-CAT<br />
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[[.ky]] - [[NIC-KY]]<br />
.es - Dominios.es<br />
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[[.mobi]] - [[DotMobi]]<br />
.info - NIC-INFO<br />
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[[.pt]] - [[NIC-PT]]<br />
.ky - NIC-KY<br />
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[[.ht]] - [[NIC-HT]]<br />
.mobi - DotMobi<br />
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[[.an]] - [[AN Domein Reistratie]]<br />
.pt - NIC-PT<br />
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[[.ar]] - [[NIC-Argentina]]<br />
.ht - NIC-HT<br />
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[[.aw]] - [[NIC-AW]]<br />
.an - AN Domein Reistratie<br />
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[[.bo]] - [[NIC-Bolivia]]<br />
.ar - NIC-Argentina<br />
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[[.br]] - [[Registro Br]]<br />
.aw - NIC-AW<br />
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[[.mx]] - [[NIC-Mexico]]<br />
.bo - NIC-Bolivia<br />
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[[.ni]] - [[NIC-Nicaragua]]<br />
.br - Registro Br<br />
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[[.pa]] - [[NIC-Panama]]<br />
.mx - NIC-Mexico<br />
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[[.pe]] - [[NIC-Peru]]<br />
.ni - NIC-Nicaragua<br />
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[[.pr]] - [[NIC-Puerto Rico]]<br />
.pa - NIC-Panamá<br />
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[[.co]] - [[NIC-Colombia]]<br />
.pe - NIC-Perú<br />
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[[.cr]] - [[NIC-Costa Rica]]<br />
.pr - NIC-Puerto Rico<br />
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[[.cu]] - [[Cuba NIC]]<br />
.co - NIC-Colombia<br />
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[[.do]] - [[NIC-DO]]<br />
.cr - NIC-Costa Rica<br />
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[[.ec]] - [[NIC-EC]]<br />
.cu - Cuba NIC<br />
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[[.gp]] - [[NIC-GP]]<br />
.do - NIC-DO<br />
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[[.gt]] - [[NIC-GT]]<br />
.ec - NIC-EC<br />
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[[.py]] - [[NIC-Paraguay]]<br />
.gp - NIC-GP<br />
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[[.sv]] - [[SvNET]]<br />
.gt - NIC-GT<br />
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[[.tt]] - [[TTNIC]]<br />
.py - NIC-Paraguay<br />
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[[.uy]] - [[NIC-UY]]<br />
.sv - SvNET<br />
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[[.us]] - [[NIC-US]]<br />
.tt - TTNIC<br />
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[[.com]] - [[Verisign]]<ref>[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=miembros lactld.org]members</ref>
.uy - NIC-UY<br />
 
.us - NIC-US<br />
 
.com - VERISIGN <ref>[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=miembros lactld.org]members</ref>
 
 
   
 
   
 
==Activities==
 
==Activities==
  
LACTLD has organized various workshops to help its members to gain a better understanding of ccTLDs. The most notable workshops organized by the LACTLD include the one organized in Colombia regarding the Economic/Commercial aspects for ccTLDs. Other workshops organized by LACTLD include workshop on Advanced Registry Operations Course Details, Workshop on Technical Aspects for ccTLDs, Attack and Response Contingency Planning Workshop, Legal issues and policies for ccTLD Workshop and many others. <ref>[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=eventos lactld.org]Events</ref>
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LACTLD has organized various workshops to help its members gain a better understanding of ccTLDs. The most notable of these was one organized in Colombia regarding the Economic/Commercial aspects for ccTLDs. Other workshops organized by LACTLD include Advanced Registry Operations Course Details, Workshop on Technical Aspects for ccTLDs, Attack and Response Contingency Planning Workshop, Legal Issues and Policies for ccTLD Workshop, and many others. <ref>[http://www.lactld.org/?cmd=index&func=eventos lactld.org]Events</ref>
  
 
==LACTLD and ICANN==
 
==LACTLD and ICANN==
  
The LACTLD was supportive of the functioning of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) as a private entity. It was of the view that with ICANN it would be easy to coordinate with the entire global Internet community. It was also of the view that ICANN would help to ensure that there is an appropriate operation of the protocol parameters, IP numbers and domain names.  
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LACTLD was supportive of the functioning of [[ICANN]] as a private entity. It was of the view that, with ICANN, it would be easy to coordinate with the entire global Internet community. It was also of the view that ICANN would help to ensure that protocol parameters, IP numbers, and domain names were operated appropriately. LACTLD also supported the constitution of the [[ccSO]], an institution within ICANN, that would help identify the entire volume of ccTLDs in general and the issues related to it in particular.<ref>[http://www.dnso.org/constituency/cctld/LACTLD-on-ICANN-Reform.html dnso.org]</ref>
The LACTLD also supported the constitution of the ccSO or an institution within the ICANN structure that would help identify the entire volume of ccTLDs in general and the issues related to it in particular.<ref>[http://www.dnso.org/constituency/cctld/LACTLD-on-ICANN-Reform.html dnso.org]</ref>
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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Revision as of 04:24, 5 April 2011

LACTLD is the abbreviation for the Latin American and Caribbean Association of ccTLDs. LACTLD is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1998 that strives to bring together ccTLD administrators in the Latin America and Caribbean region.[1]

History

LACTLD was first established on August 20, 1998 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was established within the framework of the meetings of the International Forum on White Paper (IFWP).[2]

Vision The main vision of LACTLD is to be the collective voice of ccTLDs in Latin America and Caribbean.[2]

Mission LACTLD was created to put forward the region's domain interests, to exchange information among those who administer the TLDs in the region, to promote the integration of the AT&C, and become a nexus for co-operation. [2]

Members

LACTLD currently has a total of 35 members, consisting of 33 local ccTLDs, and two other TLDS who have interests in the region.lactld.org</ref> The members are: .ai - Register Anguilla Domain Names
.bz - NIC-Belize
.cl - NIC-Chile
.hn - NIC-HN
.ve - NIC-VE
.cat - NIC-CAT
.es - Dominios.es
.info - NIC-INFO
.ky - NIC-KY
.mobi - DotMobi
.pt - NIC-PT
.ht - NIC-HT
.an - AN Domein Reistratie
.ar - NIC-Argentina
.aw - NIC-AW
.bo - NIC-Bolivia
.br - Registro Br
.mx - NIC-Mexico
.ni - NIC-Nicaragua
.pa - NIC-Panama
.pe - NIC-Peru
.pr - NIC-Puerto Rico
.co - NIC-Colombia
.cr - NIC-Costa Rica
.cu - Cuba NIC
.do - NIC-DO
.ec - NIC-EC
.gp - NIC-GP
.gt - NIC-GT
.py - NIC-Paraguay
.sv - SvNET
.tt - TTNIC
.uy - NIC-UY
.us - NIC-US
.com - Verisign[3]

Activities

LACTLD has organized various workshops to help its members gain a better understanding of ccTLDs. The most notable of these was one organized in Colombia regarding the Economic/Commercial aspects for ccTLDs. Other workshops organized by LACTLD include Advanced Registry Operations Course Details, Workshop on Technical Aspects for ccTLDs, Attack and Response Contingency Planning Workshop, Legal Issues and Policies for ccTLD Workshop, and many others. [4]

LACTLD and ICANN

LACTLD was supportive of the functioning of ICANN as a private entity. It was of the view that, with ICANN, it would be easy to coordinate with the entire global Internet community. It was also of the view that ICANN would help to ensure that protocol parameters, IP numbers, and domain names were operated appropriately. LACTLD also supported the constitution of the ccSO, an institution within ICANN, that would help identify the entire volume of ccTLDs in general and the issues related to it in particular.[5]

References