[arin-ppml] Interesting policy proposal in AFRINIC

Susannah Gray susannah.gray at gmail.com
Thu Apr 13 16:34:39 EDT 2017

Hi all,

There has already been a lot of discussion about this proposal on the 
AFRINIC Resource Policy Discussion (rpd) mailing list:


Interestingly, the policy proposal was co-authored by a current AFRINIC 
Board member.


On 13/04/2017 13:12, Cj Aronson wrote:
> Recently an article about the proposal (link below to policy text and 
> article) was posted to the RIPE policy list. This policy being 
> discussed in AFRINIC is very interesting and different than any 
> proposal I have seen so far.  I thought you all might be interested in 
> reading the text.   It basically restricts access to IP addresses to 
> governments who shut down Internet access.
> https://afrinic.net/en/community/policy-development/policy-proposals/2061-anti-shutdown-01
> The article about the proposal is here
> https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/04/12/no_ip_addresses_for_countries/
> Enjoy!
> ----Cathy
> {Ô,Ô}
> (( ))
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Susannah Gray
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