I wrote an article for the 23rd day of the Perl Advent Calendar 2014 titled CLDR TL;DR, which introduces the Unicode CLDR for software localization and demonstrates the usage of two CLDR-based modules on the CPAN: John Imrie’s Locale::CLDR and my CLDR::Number.


Nova Patch (@novapatch) is software engineer on the International Search team at Shutterstock, specializing in internationalization, localization, and multilingual search; and focusing on developing a search and discovery experience that supports the world’s languages, writing systems, and cultures. They are an open source developer, contributor to the Unicode CLDR, and member of the Unicode Consortium.