Thursday, May 16, 2013

CLDR Version 23.1 Released

May 15, 2013 — Unicode CLDR 23.1 has been released, providing an update to the key building blocks for software supporting the world's languages. Unicode CLDR 23.1 contains data for 215 languages and 228 territories—657 locales in all. Unicode CLDR 23.1 is an update release, designed to address specific issues that have arisen since the initial publish of CLDR 23. The release also contains enhancements and fixes to the JSON conversion utility, as well as a downloadable sample of JSON format data for CLDR.

For more details on the contents of CLDR 23.1, please refer to the release note located at:

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Unicode CLDR 24 Survey Tool is open for Data Submission

May 1, 2013 — The Unicode CLDR 24 Survey Tool is open for data submission starting today. CLDR provides key building blocks for software to support the world's languages, with the largest and most extensive standard repository of locale data available. The survey tool is an online tool used by organizations and individuals to contribute data to this repository, and to vote on alternative contributions.  For a complete description of the new enhancements and features in the CLDR survey tool, please see

If you do not have a CLDR survey tool account and would like information on how you or your organization can contribute data to the CLDR project, please see