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Re: Universal Acceptance of IDN TLDs

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:29:26 +0000
Message-ID: <5315C726.5050007@w3.org>
To: www International <www-international@w3.org>, Don Hollander <gm@aptld.org>
CC: "public-iri@w3.org" <public-iri@w3.org>
This EURid-UNESCO World report on Internationalised Domain Names 
deployment 2012 may also be of interest.



On 04/03/2014 12:14, Richard Ishida wrote:
> I was contacted last week by Don Hollander, General Manager of the Asia
> Pacific Top Level Domain Association, who is trying to improve the use
> of IDN TLDs in the real world, and looking for support.
> See the attached PDF (from him) outlining what are the barriers to the
> effective use of IDN TLDs and who can help address these issues.
> He's hoping to create a community of interested stakeholders. He expects
> this community to include ICANN, many ccTLDs, ISOC, and hopefully
> commercial developers. He is also looking to set up some opportunities
> to meet and discuss how to move things forward.
> If you are interested in getting involved, please raise your voice.
> Don says "There is a HUGE population with interest in this - but it is
> not really the current 2Billion, but the next 2 Billion - those who
> aren’t yet connected."
> RI
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