[IRPCoalition] IMPORTANT: IRPC STEERING COMMITTEE ELECTIONS PROCESS
weaker41 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 11:28:40 EET 2015
I would like to express my interest to be part of the Steering Committee
*My short Bio*
I am a writer, activist, and blogger
<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shreedeep_Rayamajhi_(activist)>. I believe
in standardization & in the version of Internet for all. I am Also a Diplo
foundation Graduate of the *Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme
2009(IGCBP09)* with security as my major. As an Internet Society Ambassador I
have been attending the IGF from last 2 years and have been raising issues
of concern. In 2015 June–July, I was selected as a Selection Committee
member for the United Nations President of the General Assembly's informal
interactive consultations on World Summit on the Information Society+10.
I have been regularly following and writing blogs and articles of Internet
Governance Issues <http://internetgovernancediplomacy.blogspot.com/>.
Since last 10 years, I have been directly involved with various aspect of
standardization issues. I have written and raised various articles and
issues related to Human Rights, FOE, Privacy, security
In my past I have worked with various Software development and online
technology organization both at national and international level that gives
me the skills and knowledge to understand various issues of Nepal’s
Cheers to Life
[image: Professionally Connect with SR]
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On Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM, <info at irpcharter.org> wrote:
> IMPORTANT: IRPC STEERING COMMITTEE ELECTIONS PROCESS
> This email is an announcement regarding the upcoming Internet Rights and
> Principles Coalition Elections.
> There are a few open positions for 2015-16: 1) One Co-Chair and 2) several
> Steering Members.
> Attached and pasted below, you will find the nomination
> and election procedure, which includes ideal criteria (roles and
> responsibilities, areas of interest and expertise) for each position.
> The nominations for these positions will take place in the next two weeks,
> and the elections period will stay open for two weeks, following the
> Nominations for Co-Chair are welcome by nominating the individual to the
> list. Co-Chair nominations must be seconded by one other, and also
> announced on the list.
> Steering Member
> Anyone who wishes to run for Steering Member can nominate themselves
> following the process and criteria detailed below.
> Nominations November 12 – November 26, 2015
> Elections November 30 – December 14, 2015.
> IRPC Steering Committee and Co-Chair Elections, 2015
> Proposed Procedure:
> · Invite nominations for both Co-Chair and Steering Committee Member.
> Each candidate provides a short profile statement to include a short bio as
> pertains to their intended role in the Coalition, as well as a short
> statement of how they will work towards the Coalition’s continued success
> and development.
> · Set up a survey monkey and hold elections – or a poll to endorse
> current and incoming officers if nominations not contested - for incoming
> Co-Chair and Steering Committee Member/s.
> · Both Co-Chair and Steering Committee Members to be
> (self)-nominated, a seconder is required.
> · IRPC Co-Chair is on a rotating 2-year, staggered basis. The
> outgoing Co-Chair remains on the Steering Committee for two years.
> · Steering Committee Members (total of 9) are elected for two years
> with a nominal maximum of two terms (4 years). After two terms, an SC
> member either steps down or stands for a renewed two-year term.
> This criterion applies to the outgoing Co-Chair position-holder on
> completion of the succeeding two year term.
> · Steering Committee Members and Co-Chair positions are elected
> · The IRPC aims to represent stakeholders of diverse and historically
> underrepresented backgrounds, as well as seeks gender and geographical
> Co-Chair -
> · Experience with the IGF and/or related internet governance
> consultations and meetings and the IRP Coalition for at least one year.
> · Can demonstrate an understanding and commitment to the IRP
> Coalition’s Aims (see:
> · Preferably, demonstrate knowledge of the procedures of the Internet
> Governance Forum
> · Knowledge of the IRPC’s work and output since 2008 and provide
> insights into how they envisage taking the IRP Charter forward based on
> achievements to date.
> · Can provide a vision for how the IRP Coalition can contribute to
> the future of the IGF and advance the IRPC Charter work within the IGF and
> · Able to consolidate ongoing collaborations with partners from all
> sectors and forge new ones.
> Steering Committee Member -
> · Experience with the IRPC for at least one year.
> · Demonstrate experience and knowledge of IG related themes, human
> rights and IG Principles in particular.
> · Adherence to the Coalition’s Aims (see:
> · Preferably, some knowledge and understanding of the procedures of
> the Internet Governance Forum.
> · Demonstrate a commitment to the aims and objectives of the IRPC
> Charter of Human Rights and Principles of the Internet
> · Indicate what roles and responsibilities they can carry as an SC
> · Able and willing to respond to SC emails and meeting calls in a
> reasonable time.
> · Nominations for new officers will be open for two weeks starting
> November 12-November 26.
> · Elections will be open for two weeks starting November 30-December
> 14. IRPC list members will (i) vote/endorse (if uncontested) committee
> using an online polling tool.
> IRP mailing list
> IRP at lists.internetrightsandprinciples.org
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