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Related Standards Organizations

The Unicode Consortium maintains C-liaison status with ISO/IEC JTC1/SC2.  Working Group 2 (WG2) of SC2 is charged with developing ISO/IEC 10646, which is the equivalent of the Unicode Standard.

Other ISO working groups that engage in work that intersects with the Unicode Standard are:

Information about the parent body, the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) can be found at these sites:

National Standard Bodies of Interest

The following ISO National Member Bodies participate actively in the development of ISO/IEC 10646 and in other ISO standardization efforts of interest to the Unicode Consortium.  Except where an address is given, contact information for the national standard bodies for the countries below can be found in the alphabetical list on the ISO Member Bodies Page.   Countries with links have additional standards organizations listed below.

  • Canada
  • China
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • Slovenia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sweden
  • Taiwan
    Taiwan National Bureau of Standards
    4th Floor, 102 Kuangfu S Road
    Taipei TAIWAN
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Viet Nam

Other Standards Organizations

China Electronics Standardization Institute (CESI)
P.O. Box 1101
Beijing 100007
Tel: +86 1 4012392
Fax: +86 1 4012687

ECMA Home Page

Information Technology Standards Commission of Japan (ITSCJ)
Information Processing Society of Japan
Kikai Shinko Building
No. 3-5-8 Shiba-Koen, Minato-ku
Tokyo 105
Tel: +81 3 3431 2808
Fax: +81 3 3431 6493

Korea Standards Institute (KSI)
P.O. Box 3, Taedok Sc Town
Taejon Chungnam

Institute for Information Industry (III)
11th Fl., 106 Ho-Ping E. Road, Sec. 2

Taipei Computer Association
3rd Fl., 2 Pa Te Road, Sec. 3

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
ANSI Home Page

International Committe for Information Technology Standards (INCITS, pronounced "Insights").
The Technical Committee responsible for coded character sets in INCITS is L2. Unicode, Inc. is a member of INCITS/L2.

Institute of Information Technology
Nghia Do, Tu Liem
Tel: +84 4 346925
Fax: +84 4 265596

CEN/ISSS Cultural Diversity Focus Group