stopwatch image The Unicode Consortium has recently opened several Public Review Issues for proposed updates to Unicode Standard Annexes and other technical reports . The closing date for comments on these open issues is September 30, 2019, for feedback to be reviewed at the UTC meeting.

Highlights include a major proposed update to UTS #51, Unicode Emoji as well as significant updates to
UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm,
UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions,
UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation, and
UAX #38, Unicode Han Database.

Please see the Public Review Issues page for a full list of the items for review and links to the documents.

Over 136,000 characters are available for adoption, to
help the Unicode Consortium’s work on digitally disadvantaged languages.