XeTeX typesetting package

Details of the organization
SIL International
Civil society entities

Information about the project
XeTeX typesetting package
XeTeX is a powerful typesetting package based on the TeX package developed by Donald Knuth. XeTeX is open-source, fully Unicode compliant, and provides support for the complex writing systems of the world, including features such as: - alternate layout (right-to-left, top-to-bottom) as needed in Asia and the Middle East - proper handling of special characters needed to write minority languages
International implementation
Ongoing from

WSIS information
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Project
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No