[AFRI-Discuss] Call for election

Alan Levin alan at futureperfect.co.za
Fri Sep 5 06:50:12 EDT 2008


On 05 Sep 2008, at 10:44 AM, Nick Ashton-Hart wrote:
> The Staff had recommended the following by email to the region on  
> 3rd September 2008:
> "The AFRALO instruments do not contain specific provisions governing  
> the election process. It is therefore suggested that the following  
> election process shall be adopted :
> *   The regional Secretariat will make a call for election no later  
> than seven weeks before the start of the annual ICANN meeting (14  
> September 2008)
> *   Nominations shall be accepted for two weeks after the  
> Secretariat calls for nominations (until 28 September 2008)
> *   The nominees need to accept their nomination no later than seven  
> days after the nomination period ends  (05 October 2008)
> *   The election shall begin no later than one week after the end of  
> the  acceptance deadline (12 October 2008) and end not later than  
> two weeks before the start of the annual ICANN meeting. (19 October  
> 2008). In other words, votes would actually be cast between 12 to 19  
> October 2008. "

This looks good to me, thanks :)

I also believe that we have agreed that this will be for a 2 year  
term.  Allowing us annual elections on a staggered basis (i.e.  
Mohammeds seat will be re-elected next year)



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