Privacy, cybersecurity and online identity are issues that concern Canadians. While the internet offers many social, economic and cultural benefits, it also exposes Canadians to risk. To help address these issues for Canadians and support other initiatives that build a better online Canada, CIRA is opening the application period for its Community Investment Program, which provides $1 million in funding to Canadian organizations doing good things for and through the internet.
As part of its ongoing mission to build a better online Canada, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) today announced that it is the first Canadian public sector incubator to take advantage of the broad programs available from Amazon Web Services (AWS) for Canadian public sector startups.
Today, SX Registry SA, the operator of . SX country code top-level domain on behalf of the Sint Maarten government, announced that its domain registry is now running on the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) Fury Registry Platform.
A new national initiative is helping parents, guardians and caregivers with a difficult challenge: having conversations with children about dying and death. Launching today, KidsGrief.ca online learning modules tackle these topics in a straightforward, practical way providing strategies and talking points to support parents.
CIRA's board of directors is comprised of 12 elected members, plus CIRA’s president and CEO, a representative of the Government of Canada, and .CA pioneer John Demco, who sit on the board as non-voting advisors.
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) released Canada's Internet Factbook today, which showcases data about Canada's internet and Canadians' online habits, perceptions and experiences.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – October 31, 2017 –Two industry-leading partners, Uniregistry and SIDN, have signed on with CIRA to receive D-Zone DNS services for their top level domains. Both partnerships were announced today at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) meeting in Abu Dhabi.
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is pleased to announce the results of its 2017 board of directors election.
In an effort to spur economic development, the North Simcoe Community Futures Development Corporation (NSCFDC) has partnered with the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) to launch an internet performance test for the region.
Members of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) community will begin casting their votes today for candidates in the CIRA 2017 board of directors election.