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APNIC EC ELECTION - Code of Conduct

EC Election Nominee Code of Conduct

As the elected representatives of APNIC Members, EC Members have certain duties, including to act honestly and in the best interests of APNIC. Appropriate conduct from nominees for the APNIC EC is often a strong indicator of how they will conduct themselves if elected.

A Code of Conduct has been developed to help promote a high standard of professional and ethical conduct of all Nominees and to ensure the election process remains transparent and equitable.

How to report a breach

If you experience or witness any behaviour that breaches the Code of Conduct, please report the behaviour to Reports will be reviewed by the Code of Conduct Chair and a breach notice detailing any confirmed breach of the code will be published on this page and on the candidate profile.

Code of Conduct Breach notices

Date of determination Nominee Breach
7 February 2023 Larissa Santos The Nominee has been found to have breached section 8(d)of the Code of Conduct for Executive Council Election Nominees. The Nominee contacted a Member directly for the purpose of electioneering using information which was highly unlikely to be obtained from any source other than the APNIC Member list or Whois data. The email was unsolicited as confirmed by the Member.

Transparency Statement

The Code of Conduct Chair, Maddocks, has provided a transparency statement regarding the number of complaints received, the number of breaches determined, and the methodology for determining those breaches. You can view the transparency statement here.