Red Crescent

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is an international humanitarian movement with approximately 97 million volunteers, members and staff worldwide which was founded to protect human life and health, to ensure respect for all human beings, and to prevent and alleviate human suffering.The movement consists of several distinct organizations that are legally independent from each other, but are united within the movement through common basic principles, objectives, symbols, statutes and governing organisations.
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  • For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed

    … “inside baseball”, relating to the long-running (embarrassing, time-wasting) saga over protection for Red Cross/Red Crescent names in new gTLDs. Back in June at the ICANN 50 public meeting in London, the GAC issued advice stating: the protections due to the Red Cross and Red Crescent terms and names should not be subjected to, or conditioned upon…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
  • GAC rejects multistakeholderism, tells ICANN to ignore the GNSO

    … Cross and Red Crescent terms and names should not be subjected to, or conditioned upon, a policy development process That’s the GAC telling the ICANN board to do what the GAC says without involving the rest of the ICANN community, specifically the multi-stakeholder Generic Names Supporting Organization. Some in the GNSO have already informally…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 13 readers -
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