Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 16, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel, accompanied by Special Envoy Senator George Mitchell and Assistant Secretary Jeffrey Feltman. For more information, click here.

10:30 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in Ramallah.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

3:00 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Jordanian King Abdullah and Queen Rania, in Amman, Jordan.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

4:30 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a joint press availability with Jordanian Foreign Minister Judeh, in Amman, Jordan.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

PM LOCAL
Secretary Clinton departs to return from foreign travel.


DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

9:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew appears before the Senate Budget Committee, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY SENATE)

3:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew appears before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY SENATE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:15 a.m
. Administrator Shah and ONE Campaign's CEO and President David Lane hold a live online "Conversation with America" discussion on the Millennium Development Goals, on www.state.gov.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Watch online on www.state.gov. For more information, click here.


3:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah takes part in an inter-agency food security meeting, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS


9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns participates in the President’s Export Council meeting, at the White House. (MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Indonesian MFA Director General for American and European Affairs Ambassador Retno Marsudi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao,
at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY


11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Kennedy attends a Council on Veterans Employment meeting, at the Department of Labor.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS


Under Secretary Hormats is in India through September 17.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

8:30 a.m.
Under Secretary McHale attends a Broadcasting Board of Governors Board Meeting at the Cohen Building in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary McHale chairs the U.S.-Indonesia Comprehensive Partnership Working Group on education, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary McHale and Under Secretary Otero host the launch of the State Department Task Force on Youth at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
For more information, contact Giles-DiazKL@state.gov.



UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero hosts the U.S.-Indonesia Joint Commission Working Group meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero and Under Secretary McHale host the launch of the State Department Task Force on Youth at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

For more information, contact Giles-DiazKL@state.gov.



SPECIAL ENVOY FOR MIDDLE EAST PEACE SENATOR GEORGE MITCHELL

Senator Mitchell accompanies Secretary Clinton on her foreign travel.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with World Bank Managing Director Ngozi Okonjo-Iweal, at the World Bank offices in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell appears before the Senate Armed Services Committee on “The Security Situation on the Korean Peninsula,” in the Dirksen Senate Office Building.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY SENATE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell delivers remarks at the U.S. Institute of Peace on the Next Steps in Engaging the Asia-Pacific Region, at USIP.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
For more information, click here and to RSVP contact lsucher@usip.org.



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN

Assistant Secretary Feltman accompanies Secretary Clinton on her foreign travel.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON

Assistant Secretary Johnson meets with General Moeller, at the Department of State.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Director General of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) Dr. Motojima, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones participates in meetings of the U.S.-Indonesia Comprehensive Partnership Working Group on Climate Change and the Environment, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones chairs a meeting of the U.S.-Indonesia Working Group on Climate Change and the Environment, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

8:15 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner attends a meeting in conjunction with the Community of Democracies Parliamentary Forum, at the Willard Intercontinental in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Michael Posner meets with Human Rights Watch, Open Society Institute and Oxfam to discuss Sudan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Michael Posner meets with International Criminal Court Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner participates in the U.S.-Indonesia Joint Commission Working Group meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with government officials and non-governmental organizations to discuss a code of conduct for private security contractors, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends a Reception hosted by Chilean Ambassador Arturo Fermandois, at the Ambassador’s residence.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINDED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Council of Foreign Relations Director of Latin America Studies Dr. Julia Sweig, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

3:30 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin meets with Spanish Ambassador Jorge Dezcallar de Mazarredo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR NORTH KOREA POLICY AMBASSADOR STEPHEN BOSWORTH

Ambassador Bosworth travels to Beijing through September 16.


SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SIX-PARTY TALKS AMBASSADOR SUNG KIM

Ambassador Kim accompanies Ambassador Bosworth to Beijing through September 16.


GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE ERIC GOOSBY

Ambassador Goosby participates in meetings hosted by the Gates Foundation on the “Critical Path to a Valid and Available Incidence Test,” at the Hotel Palomar in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Eric Goosby meets with Ugandan King Oyo Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER


2:30 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter meets with International Criminal Court Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID SENIOR DEPUTY ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR SHARON CROMER

Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator Cromer participates in a forum at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference on Africa, at the Washington Convention Center.


USAID DEPUTY ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR PAUL WEISENFELD


Deputy Assistant Administrator Weisenfeld participates in a forum at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference on Haiti, at the Washington Convention Center.


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

1:15 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing

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