Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 23, 2010


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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

8:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Seiji Maehara, at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

*Pool should meet at 8:00 a.m. in Suite 24M of the Waldorf.


Secretary Clinton attends meetings and events with President Obama, in New York City.

3:00 p.m
. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the UN Security Council Summit on Peacekeeping, at the UN.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

Secretary Clinton attends meetings and events with President Obama, in New York City.

6:15 p.m.
Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at a Millennium Challenge Cooperation signing ceremony with Philippine President Aquino, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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All press should meet at 4:45 p.m. in the Park Avenue Lobby of the Waldorf.

7:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

*Pool should meet at 6:30 p.m. in Suite 24M of the Waldorf.


8:15 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Afghan Foreign Minister Zalmay Rassoul, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

*Pool should meet at 7:45 p.m. in Suite 24M of the Waldorf.

Secretary Clinton attends meetings and events with President Obama, in New York City.


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

Deputy Secretary Steinberg participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

Deputy Secretary Steinberg participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:45 a.m.
Administrator Shah meets with bloggers to discuss global development issues at the UN Week Digital Lounge, hosted by the UN Foundation and Mashable, at the 92nd Street Y in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOSTS)

12:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Indian Foreign Minister Nirupama Rao, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS


11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Burns participates in the G-8 Foreign Ministers’ lunch hosted by Canada, at the Intercontinental Barclay Hotel in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CANADA)

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Finnish Foreign Minister Alexander Stubb, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Swiss Deputy Foreign Minister Peter Maurer, at the UN. (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns participates in the U.S.-Philippines Millennium Challenge Corporation signing ceremony at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS


10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation Board of Principals, at 1100 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with Christopher Evans of the Department of Treasury.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


2:15 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Thierry de Montbrial, Founder and President, Institut Français des Relations Internationales, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser and New Zealand Ambassador Mike Moore.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with European Commissioner for Transportation and Vice President of the European Commission Siim Kallas, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Deputy Secretary General of the OECD Richard Boucher, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs Maria van der Hoevenv, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends the Saudi Arabia National Day Reception at the Saudi Embassy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends the Clinton Global Initiative plenary session on “Enhancing Access to Modern Technology,” at the Sheraton Towers in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CGI)

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero participates in a Clinton Global Initiative panel on “Democracy and Voice: Technology for Citizen Empowerment and Human Rights,” at the Sheraton Towers in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CGI)

11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero participates in a Clinton Global Initiative roundtable on access to technology with Former President Clinton, at the Sheraton Towers in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CGI)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero represents the U.S. at the UN Democracy Caucus Informal Ministerial on Women in Democratic Governance, at the UN.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)


CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

3:00p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at the Kyrgyz Opportunity Forum hosted by the Kyrgyz-North America Trade Council, at Chadbourne and Parke LLP in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL


Assistant Secretary Campbell participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN

Assistant Secretary Feltman participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

8:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in a meeting on Illicit Finance in the Horn of Africa, at the Systems Planning Corporation in Arlington, Virginia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in a Trade Task Force meeting, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with UK Secretary for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Caroline Spelman, at the UN.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Emirati Special Envoy for Climate Change Sultan Al Jaber, at the UN.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones attends a Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves launch event, at the East Side Marriott in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner speaks with U.S. Commission for International Religious Freedom Chairman Leonard Leo.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Pakistani Additional Secretary Munawar Saeed Bhatti, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with French Ambassador for Human Rights Francois Zimeray, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with the Friends of Western Sahara, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner participates in the Community of Democracies Ministerial, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ


9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz meets with EU Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Kristalina Georgieva, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz meets with UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

Assistant Secretary Valenzuela participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin participates in meetings and events surrounding the UN General Assembly, in New York City.


GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Goosby participates in a Special Session on Haiti at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, at the Sheraton Towers in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CGI)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Melanne Verveer delivers remarks at the Community of Democracies session on women’s political participation, at the UN.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)
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4:00 p.m.
Ambassador Melanne Verveer delivers remarks at a Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves launch event, at the East Side Marriott in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER


2:00 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter briefs the press on the Presidential Policy Directive on Global Development and the Millennium Development Goals, at the Foreign Press Center in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)


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