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Re: Added a proposed mission statement to the charter

From: Charles LaPierre <charlesl@benetech.org>
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2017 18:05:50 +0000
To: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
CC: W3C Publishing Steering Committee <public-publishing-sc@w3.org>, "W3C Digital Publishing IG" <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <886A252B-F63B-4F7C-ACBB-214F4E6DF534@benetech.org>
Can we add “accessibility" to that list,

ie.
     provide the necessary technologies on the Open Web Platform to make the combination of traditional publishing and the Web complete in terms of the readers’ needs, portability, distribution, archiving, offline access, accessibility, or reliable cross referencing.

Thanks
EOM

Charles LaPierre
Technical Lead, DIAGRAM and Born Accessible
E-mail: charlesl@benetech.org
Twitter: @CLaPierreA11Y
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> On Mar 30, 2017, at 9:32 PM, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org> wrote:
> 
> I have added a mission statement to the charter (in a separate pull request); it is, essentially, the last paragraph of the (renewed) goal section. It says:
> 
> [[[
>             <p class="mission">
>                 The <strong>mission</strong> of the <a href="https://www.w3.org/dpub/WG/ <https://www.w3.org/dpub/WG/>">Publishing Working Group</a> is to provide the necessary technologies on the Open Web Platform to make the combination of traditional publishing and the Web complete in terms of the readers’ needs, portability, distribution, archiving, offline access, or reliable cross referencing.
> 		All publications—with all their specificities and traditions—should become first-class entities on the Web.
>             </p>
> ]]]
> 
> Please comment, or simply give a thumbs up, on
> 
> https://github.com/w3c/dpubwg-charter/pull/52 <https://github.com/w3c/dpubwg-charter/pull/52>
> 
> Thanks
> 
> ivan
> 
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