APNIC Foundation

About APNIC Foundation
  • Based In: Australia
  • Countries Active: Multiple
  • Sector: Arts and culture, Education, Energy, Financial services: Others, Health, Livelihood and poverty alleviation, Other(s), Water and sanitation and hygiene
  • Beneficiaries: Children and youths, Elderly, Ethnic minorities, Flora and fauna, Other(s), People in poverty, People with disabilities, Women and girls
  • Financing Provided: Grant
  • Support Provided: Access to Networks, Coaching and Mentoring of Management, Fundraising and/or Revenue Strategy, Strategy Consulting

ISIF Asia provides small grants, awards, mentoring and capacity building to help advance local and regional projects aimed introducing, improving, and applying Internet technology for the benefit of Asia-Pacific users and communities. Go to http://www.isif.asia for more information about ISIF Asia.

The Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) Foundation

APNIC Foundation acts as the ISIF Asia secretariat, hosts the administrative functions and technical infrastructure for the fund, and continue as a contributing partner in the grants’ fund.

APNIC (Asia Pacific Network Information Centre) Foundation is an open, membership-based, not-for-profit organization. It is one of five Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) charged with ensuring the fair distribution and responsible management of IP addresses and related resources. These resources are required for the stable and reliable operation of the global Internet.

As part of this service, the APNIC Foundation Secretariat is responsible for maintaining the public APNIC Whois Database and managing reverse DNS zone delegations.

APNIC Foundation is also actively involved in the development of Internet infrastructure throughout the region. This includes providing training and education services, supporting technical activities such as root server deployments, and collaborating with other regional and international organizations.


APNIC Foundation team members on AVPN Connector
  • Duncan Macintosh

    Duncan Macintosh

    CEO and Executive DirectorAsia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) Foundation

  • Sylvia Cadena

    Sylvia Cadena

    Head of ProgramsAPNIC Foundation / ISIF Asia