World Intellectual Property Organization

Second WIPO Internet Domain Name Process

The Recognition of Rights and the Use of Names in the Internet Domain Name System

 

ANNEX XIV
Examples of Names of Indigenous Peoples Registered as Domain Names 1

 

Name of Indigenous People

Region in which the Indigenous People is located

Domain Name

Domain Name Holder

Country of Domain Name Holder

Activity 2

Aborigines

Australia and Pacific Islands

aborigines.com

Noname. com

United States of America

General Information/Portal unrelated to Aborigines

Ashaninka

South America

ashaninka.com

Ashaninka Imports, Inc.

United States of America

Web site of Ashaninka Imports

Ashanti

Ghana

ashanti.com

Ashanti Farm South

United States of America

Web site of Ashanti Farm

Apache

Southwest of America

apache.com

Apache Digital Corporation

United States of America

Web site of Apache Digital Corporation

Bribri

Central America

bribri.com

Kathleen LaBelle

United States of America

Web site on Bookkeeping in the Restaurant Industry (BRI)

Chakma

South Asia

chakma.com

J. Rick

Republic of Korea

Server error 3

Cherokee

North of America

cherokee.com

Iklkii

United States of America

Official Site of the Cherokee Nation

Chorti

Central America

chorti.com

J. Rick

Republic of Korea

Server error 3

Dayak

Australia and Pacific Islands

dayak.com

Dayak

United States of America

Domain Name Registration Service (referring to Dayak servers)

Fulani

Africa

fulani.com

Fulani Consulting Limited

United Kingdom

Server error 3

Gaviao

South America

gaviao.com

Goldnames, Inc.

United States of America

gaviao.com offered for sale

Haida

Pacific Coast of America

haida.com

Geoff Tobiasson

Canada

General Information/Portal unrelated to Haida

Inuit

Arctic

inuit.com

Inuit Gallery

Canada

Web site of Inuit Gallery of Vancouver

Lisu

Asia

lisu.com

Lisu Zavidny

United States of America

Site under construction

Maasai

East Africa

maasai.com

1st Digital, Inc.

United States of America

Information on Maasai

Maori

Australia and Pacific Islands

maori.com

Show-off New Zealand

New Zealand

Web site of Maori.com

Nuer

Sudan

nuer.com

Nuer.com

Maldives

Server error 3

Quichua

South America

quichua.com

EcuadorArts.com

United States of America

General Information/Portal unrelated to Quichua

Secoya

South America

secoya.com

Rob Vickery

United States of America

Site under construction

Somali

East Africa

somali.org

Compusite

United States of America

Site under construction

Tuareg

Africa

tuareg.com

CC. Net S.L.

Spain

Server error 3

Yanomami

South America

yanomami.com

Mercedes Meier

United States of America

Server error 3

Yaqui

North America

yaqui.com

Jose Mayaudon

United States of America

Server error 3

Yucatec

Central America

yucatec.com

Eric Swindell

United States of America

Site under construction

Zhuang

Asia

zhuang.com

Palameta Gord

Canada

General Information/Portal unrelated to Zhuang

 

1. The source of the names of indigenous peoples used in the table is The Gaia Atlas of First Peoples.

2. As of March 1, 2001

3. Server error: "the server is aware that it has erred or is incapable of performing the request." Source : Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1 - Draft Standard RFC 2616, The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), http://www.w3.org

 

[Annex XV follows]

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