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WG Washington Charter for Communicating Astronomy with the Public

Created: 1 February 2004
Chair: Dennis Crabtree
Mission: To promote the importance of astronomy outreach and communication by disseminating information about the Washington Charter and to seek endorsements from funding agencies, observatory directors, department heads and deans, and other employers of astronomers.
Deliverables: At least 10 new institutional and/or individual endorsements of the Washington Charter, and some follow-up with previous endorsers to identify/address any problems that may have arisen.