[Telecentres] WGIG nominations have been submitted

Andy Carvin acarvin at edc.org
Wed Sep 29 19:34:49 BST 2004

Don't worry at all, Stuart; Internet governance isn't my forte either, 
and I'd rather be at the beach than at another committee meeting. ;-)


Stuart Mathison, FDC wrote:
> Sorry folks - especially Andy, Tai, David and Scott - that I didn't get back
> to you in time re: the WGIG business. A few days annual leave beckoned, and
> there is no connectivity whatsoever on Rainbow beach in Queensland,
> Australia (That's the whole idea! All those in favor of changing
> "Information Society" to "Surfing, fishing and generally-having-a-good-time
> Society" please vote now).
> Stuart Mathison
> Program Manager
> Information Society aned Development
> The Foundation for Development Cooperation
> www.fdc.org.au <http://www.fdc.org.au/>
> Tel: +61 7 3236 4633
> Fax: +61 7 3236 4696
> -----Original Message-----
> From: telecentres-bounces at wsis-cs.org
> [mailto:telecentres-bounces at wsis-cs.org]On Behalf Of Andy Carvin
> Sent: Wednesday, 29 September 2004 10:03
> To: telecentres at wsis-cs.org
> Subject: [Telecentres] WGIG nominations have been submitted
> Two minutes ago I submitted the following people for nomination to the WGIG:
> Karin Delgadillo Poepsel (Ecuador), karin at chasquinet.org
> Matyas Gaspar (Hungary), gaspar.matyas at axelero.hu
> David Leeming (Solomon Islands), leeming at pipolfastaem.gov.sb
> Taran Rampersad (Trinidad and Tobago), cnd at knowprose.com
> Stuart Mathison was also nominated, but we did not receive
> acknowledgment from him in time, so I followed the recommendation of
> substituting David instead, since he said yes and is also in the Pacific
> region. As for Karin and Gaspar, <grin>, I hope both of you are
> interested, since your colleagues felt you'd be great candidates. If
> not, please let me know and we can easily retract your nomination.
> Again, thanks to everyone for chiming in at the last minute; now that
> we're up and running, it should be much easier for us to participate in
> these processes more easily and without such an absurd time crunch.
> thanks,
> ac
> _______________________________________________
> telecentres mailing list
> telecentres at wsis-cs.org
> http://mailman-new.greennet.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/telecentres
> To unsubscribe, send a message to telecentres-request at wsis-cs.org with the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the body of the message.

Andy Carvin
Program Director
EDC Center for Media & Community
acarvin @ edc . org

More information about the telecentres mailing list