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Re: Paul Wilson and Geoff Huston of APNIC on IP address allocationITU v/s ICANN
On 4/28/2005 05:00, Alex Bligh allegedly wrote: > I think Bill is actually correct. ITU is a treaty organization. Only > members of the UN (i.e. countries). ITU-T (and ITU-R, ITU-D) are sector > organizations that telcos can join (AIUI the difference having arisen > when a meaningful difference arose between telco and state monopoly). > However, given the entire organization is run by the ITU, it's fair > to say it is essentially a governmental organization run with some > private sector involvement. Whereas ... An ITU publication says the majority of ITU members, including member states and sector members, are now vendors.