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Los Angeles Fellowship Participants Selected

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LOS ANGELES - 50 fellows from 39 countries have been selected to participate in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)'s Fellowship program at the 51st Public Meeting in Los Angeles, 12-16 October 2014. According to the Corporation, 17 of the fellows are alumni from at least one of the past 22 programs who will mentor newcomers as well as engage with community, 25 are first-time attendees to an ICANN meeting, and 8 have attended meetings in past but are fellows for the first time. The fellows represent all sectors of society including civil, government, academia, business, not-for-profit and user groups. The country code supporting groups are also represented.

Here is the list of selected fellows:

Ahlam Abu-Jadallah – Jordan – Gov't
Mayyad Ihmidan – Jordan – Not For Profit
Ibrahim Alfayoumi – State of Palestine – Technical Community
Mohamed Adas – State of Palestine – End User
Osama Tamimi – State of Palestine – Business
Hanane Boujemi – Morocco – Not For Profit
Shabnam Shafiei – Islamic Republic of Iran – End User
Mehrzad Azghandi – Islamic Republic of Iran – Civil Service
Arsene Tungali Baguma – The Dem. Republic of the Congo – End User
Ann Ibrahim – Egypt – Gov't
Hanen Idoudi – Tunisia – Academic
James Mutandwa Madya – Zimbabwe – Gov't
Oluwaseun Samson Ojedeji – Nigeria – Academic
Anna Secka Saine – Gambia – Business
Patricia Marie Thérèse Gnilane Senghor – Mauritius – Not For Profit
Roger Oteng Baah – Ghana – Business / IETF
Wisdom Kwasi Donkor – Ghana – Gov't
Sarah Kiden – Uganda – Academic
Fawaz Saleem Bokhari – Pakistan – Academic
Igor Mkrtumyan – Armenia – Not For Profit
Ganeswar Sahoo – India – Academic / NCUC
Omar Mansoor Ansari – Afghanistan – Business
Shakeel Ahmed – Pakistan – Not For Profit
Geoffrey Harris – Nauru – Gov't
Amata Kabua – Marshall Islands – Technical Community
Md. Jahangir Hossain – Bangladesh – Not For Profit
Sonam Penjor – Bhutan – Academic – Gov't
Sourakatou Ramanou Biaou – Benin – Academic
Pierre Dovonou Lokossou – Benin – Not For Profit
Ephraim Percy Kenyanito – Kenya – Not For Profit
Souop Soufo Bruno Serges – Cameroon – Business
Aida Mahmutović – Bosnia and Herzegovina – Not For Profit
Inga Cucer – Republic of Moldova – Government
Yuriy Kargapolov – Ukraine – Business
Sergey Povalishev – Belarus – Business
Denis Otvalko – Belarus – Business
Dorian Bodiu – Republic of Moldova – Gov't
Marilia Monteiro – Brazil – Gov't
Everton Teles Rodrigues – Brazil – End User
Julian Esteban Lescano Cameriere – Argentina – Business
Gloria Patricia Meneses Portilla – Columbia – Civil Service
Alejandra Reynoso Barral – Guatemala – Academc
Bruno Marcel Duarte Coscia – Paraguay – Not For Profit
Allan Carlton Soogrim – Trinidad and Tobago – Academic
Kamica Fortune – Trinidad and Tobago – Gov't
Joseph Marc Antoine Ridore – Haiti – End User
Wanda Miguelina Pérez Peña – Dominican Republic – Business
Bionda Fonseca-Hoeve – Aruba – Business
Krishna Kumar Rajamannar – India – Not For Profit
Wen Zhai – China – Not For Profit
ICANN received 355 fellowship applications for the Los Angeles meeting; an independent selection committee assesses applications for each meeting. Priority is given to applicants who meet minimum program requirements, are current residents of developing and least developed nations in the five ICANN regions, and who are interested in participating in ICANN and its supporting organizations, advisory committees or stakeholder groups.

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