Notice to the Press
Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
June 11, 2009

Todd Stern, the U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change, will brief reporters on a U.S. delegation’s June 7-10 trip to China to discuss climate and energy issues. The briefing will take place in the Press Briefing Room (Room 2209) at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 12, 2009. The Daily Press Briefing will immediately follow Special Envoy Stern’s briefing.

Media representatives who plan to attend must present one of the following press credentials: (1) a U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on original letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification (driver’s license or passport).

All members of the press who do not possess a U.S. Department of State building pass must enter the building through the 23rd Street lobby before 10:30 a.m.

For further information, please contact:

Ben Kobren
Office of the Special Envoy for Climate Change
U.S. Department of State

PRN: 2009/581