UN- IGF NEWS

Monday 29 November 2010

The IGF multistakeholder advisory group (MAG) meeting took place on 23 November 2010 in Geneva and a summary meeting report prepared by the MAG and the IGF secretariat is available on the IGF website at:

http://intgovforum.org/cms/2010/MAG.Summary.23.11.2010.pdf

Open consultations also took place on 22/11/2010 at the same place and the man item was review of the Vilnius meeting (Stocktaking), The transcripts are accessible from

www.intgovforum.org.

The UN General Assembly is expected to renew the IGF next month. The next meeting in set to be held in Kenya and is tentatively planned for the last week of September 2011 at the UN facilities in Gigiri.

Azerbaijan has offered to host the 2012 UN- IGF.

the Executive Coordinator , UN-IGF , Mr. Markus KUMMER, has announced his retirement, effective January 2011.