Re: Ombudsteam update

Allison Mankin <> Tue, 15 January 2019 18:37 UTC

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Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:39:28 -0500
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Subject: Re: Ombudsteam update
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Hi, Absussalam,

I can't find the 2017 issue, but I did find the one in 2018, and not my
reply.  I recall sending you a reply.  I'm going to send you another one
now, with apologies since you did not receive it.  Also you should inform
me if you find a request from 2017.


On Sat, 12 Jan 2019 at 04:04, Abdussalam Baryun <>

> Hi Alissa,
> I hope this ombudsteam procedure is working well with no issues. How does
> the procedure monitor the time/delay of respond/action? I remember in 2017,
> I send an email to its email and cc to one person's name mentioned in your
> email. I did not get any reply (that email sent was ignored by both emails,
> and is still waiting for reply with very long delay), I noticed then that
> this ombudsteam is not working well as needed. Maybe there is a problem in
> implementation of rfc7776 or the procedure needs to be update for better
> practice.  IETF is about implementing procedures for best practices and for
> the community needs.
> Best Regards
> AB
> On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 7:36 PM IETF Chair <> wrote:
>> The IETF ombudsteam <> is a
>> designated group of people who have been selected to handle reports of
>> potential harassment in the IETF. The ombudspeople serve in support of
>> maintaining an IETF environment in which people of many different
>> backgrounds are treated with dignity, decency, and respect, per our
>> Anti-Harassment Policy <
>> Earlier this week, Linda Klieforth stepped down from the ombudsteam. I
>> would like to thank Linda for her foundational contributions to the team
>> and for all she has done to help create a welcoming environment in the IETF.
>> Melinda Shore has graciously agreed to join the ombudsteam. Many thanks
>> to Melinda for her willingness to take on this role in addition to her
>> existing duties. Allison Mankin and Pete Resnick continue to serve on the
>> team.
>> As always, the ombudsteam can be reached at or at
>> their individual addresses listed on the web page above. The IETF
>> Anti-Harassment Procedures (RFC 7776) that govern the ombudsteam's
>> operations can be found at <>.
>> Regards,
>> Alissa Cooper
>> IETF Chair