The technical specifications maintained by the Unicode Consortium require machine-readable data. The Unicode Consortium makes the following information available on http://unicode.org/Public/.
The files are available via HTTP and via FTP. Both versions are identical and use consistent names following the initial http://www or ftp://www. It may be more efficient to use the FTP protocol when downloading a large number of files.
Unicode Resources: Other organizations and individuals have created many resources and products that may be useful in implementing the Unicode globalization standards and for generic software internationalization and localization.
Organizations: The Unicode Consortium cooperates with a number
of national and international standards organizations.