DotConnectAfrica Trust contributions to the ICANN Draft Five-Year Strategic Plan (FY16 – FY20)

DotConnectAfrica submitted its contribution in response to the call to create ICANN’s new, overarching vision and long-term strategic plan. The input and perspectives are critical to ICANN’s processes.

The Public comments were on the Draft ICANN Five–Year Strategic Plan (FY16 – FY20) [PDF, 1.10 MB] through June 2014.

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“Built on community input received throughout an extensive, public strategy conversation, the Draft Strategic Plan proposes a new Vision, reiterates ICANN’s existing Mission, and describes five focus areas with Strategic Objectives and Goals. Each goal includes proposed, strategic outcomes, risks, measures and phasing over five years. ICANN is seeking general feedback, as well as input on the proposed measurable outcomes for the Focus Area Goals. Your comments will help inform the final ICANN Five–Year Strategic Plan.”

DotConnectAfrica appreciates and promotes the Multistakeholder approach in developing strategies and policies for a better future of internet governance and have continuously contributed to the Internet Governance debates, since the inception of the idea.

April 09 2014: DCA’s contributions to the ICANN draft Strategic Plan of ICANN of FY16 – FY20 Read here:

July 18 2014: DCA’s comments published on the ICANN Initial Report of the draft Strategic Plan of ICANN of FY16 – FY20 Read here and here