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Happening This Week: ResellerClub HostingCon India

Dec 8th, 2014 in Events, News, ORG, Technology

We’re excited to be back in India for this year’s ResellerClub event that will be taking place in partnership with HostingCon –- this time in Mumbai!

For those who haven’t had a chance to attend previously, this event focuses primarily …


Life is a boomerang; you get what you give!

Dec 2nd, 2014 in Culture, Film, Media

Choose .org for your business! #karma


Happening This Week: Manthan Award


On December 4th, we will convene in New Delhi, India for the annual Manthan Award event – to recognize the BEST use of Information Communication Technology (ICT) and digital tools to create a holistic and comprehensive impact on people throughout …


#GivingTuesday and Beyond: 10 Ways to Give Back And Make a Lasting Difference

Nov 24th, 2014 in Editorial, Media, News, Nonprofit

With Giving Tuesday around the corner, efforts to give back – locally, nationally and internationally – are ramping up! But why stop there? The notion and act of giving doesn’t need an expiration date, just like resolutions don’t need to …


Introducing: OnGood™

Nov 13th, 2014 in Media, News, NGO, Nonprofit, Technology

Drumroll please……the official name of the new online community for NGOs, nonprofits and charities has been announced! We are very excited to welcome and introduce to you:

As an online tool helping to garner greater visibility and raise funds for …


A Behind-The-Scenes Look From Our Latest Shoot!

Nov 10th, 2014 in Art, Domains, ORG, Technology

Okay, we can’t give away TOO many details just yet… BUT we can tell you that we plan to put smiles on your faces and get some good laughs out of you. Make sure to be on the lookout for …


Let the eNGO Challenge begin!

Nov 4th, 2014 in Events, NGO, ONG

Tomorrow, on November 5th 2014, 700 NGOs from across South Asia are participating in the third eNGO Challenge. This Challenge is a joint initiative between DEF India and Public Interest Registry – to honor NGOs within the region that …


Turn Down for What?!

Oct 20th, 2014 in Communication, Technology

We know the ICANN community was missing out on Music Night, so we brought it back for one night in Los Angeles at ICANN51! Check out the photos below!

Turn down for what?! #ICANN51

A video posted by PIR.org (@piregistry) …


Bi-Annual Dashboard Report – January to June 2014

Aug 27th, 2014 in Dashboard, Domains, Technology

It’s here! Our bi-annual Dashboard Report is now available – highlighting the growth of the .org domain and providing insight into our IDN gTLDs, including .संगठन, .机哪, & .орг.

Over the past twelve months, the total number of .org domains …


Continuing to Work in the Public Interest

Jun 23rd, 2014 in Internet, News, Policy

Written by Don Blumental, Senior Policy Advisor

The new gTLD program is one of the most significant developments in the history of the domain name system and Public Interest Registry is doing its part. We’ve already launched Cyrillic, Hindi and


Takeaways from InterAction Forum 2014

Jun 17th, 2014 in Events, Global, NGO, Nonprofit, Not-for-profit, Social

On driving change, how do we make a difference? This was a common question and overarching theme of this year’s forum in Washington, DC. The answer? At a very basic level, collaboration, collaboration, and more collaboration – between NGOs, …


InterAction Forum – #Unite4Change

Jun 9th, 2014 in Events, News, NGO, Nonprofit

Tomorrow, June 9th, marks the 30th anniversary of the annual InterAction Forum, happening in the Nation’s Capital, and we can’t wait for the festivities to begin!

The annual conference brings together leaders, experts, and attendees from sectors all over the …