- Domain Name Rights
Coalition, public interest association seeking to enhance democracy
on the Internet and protection for all types of communication.
- ICANN Watch,
collaberative effort by noted scholars and Internet commentators to
raise public awareness
of ICANN's activities.
Democracy Project, a joint initiative by the American Civil Liberties
Union Foundation (ACLU), the Electronic Privacy Information Center
(EPIC), and Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (CPSR)
enhance the participation of Internet users worldwide in non-governmental
that are setting Internet policy .
- The Internet Society (ISOC),
global society of organizations and individual members addressing
issues that confront the future of the Internet. Organizational home
groups responsible for Internet infrastructure standards,
including the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and the Internet
Architecture Board (IAB).
- Non-Commercial Domain Name
Holders Constituency, ICANN's Domain Name Supporting Organization
(DNSO)'s constituency representing noncommercial interests.
- NGO and Academic
ICANN Study (NAIS) Project, coalition of geographically diverse
experts studying public participation in ICANN's activities.