Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 29, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON:
AM
Secretary Clinton departs for foreign travel. Click here for more information.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH:
11:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:00 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with Rear Admiral Susan Blumenthal, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with Quartet Representative Tony Blair, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS BILL BURNS:

Under Secretary Burns is on foreign travel in Cairo, Egypt.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS:
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the 2011 Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado through June 30.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE:
9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary McHale participates in a global Twitter Q & A, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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6:00 p.m. Under Secretary McHale attends a Women’s Foreign Policy Event for Pakistani Ambassador Husain Haqqani, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO:
8:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero hosts the weekly Global Affairs Principals meeting at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with the Assistant Chief of Mission in Iraq Michelle Sison, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Ambassador Elizabeth Bagley, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with the USAID Deputy Administrator Don Steinberg, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Indian Ambassador Meera Shankar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER:
Under Secretary Tauscher is on foreign travel to Paris, France to lead the U.S. delegation to the second P-5 Conference on Confidence Building Measures towards Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation. Click here for more information.

COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS:
Counselor Mills meets with the leadership of the Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies (GLIFAA), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER:
11:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with UN Under Secretary General Angela Kane, to discuss UN reform and transparency.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with EU Deputy Secretary General Maciej Popowski and EU Crisis Management Planning Director Walter Stevens.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD:
Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel to the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Russia through July 2 to preview the Central Asia Counternarcotics Initiative (CACI). Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL:
Assistant Secretary Campbell is on foreign travel to the Pacific Islands through July 1. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON:
Assistant Secretary Carson participates in the African Union Summit in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea through July 1. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN:
2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Feltman meets with Saudi Ambassador Adel al Jubeir.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ:
9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with OPIC Managing Director John Moran, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE).

10:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in an Interagency Meeting on Investment in Turkey at the Washington Convention Center.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE).

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER:
Assistant Secretary Posner is on foreign travel in Budapest, Hungary.

1:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Miklós Haraszti, former OSCE Representative, in Budapest.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Posner attends the unveiling of a statute of Ronald Reagan, at Freedom Square in Budapest.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Andras Schiffer, LMP Party President, in Budapest.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Hungarian State Secretary Zsolt Nemeth, in Budapest.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Attila Mesterhazy, Hungarian Socialist Party President, in Budapest.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Posner delivers remarks at the Freedom Dinner in honor of the newly established Lantos Institute, at the Museum of Fine Arts, in Budapest.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO:

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro hosts the Israeli delegation led by Director General Udi Shani of Israel’s Defense Ministry at the 41st meeting of the Joint Political-Military Group, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA:
7:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends a “Colombia Celebration” event hosted by Colombian Ambassador Gabriel Silva Lujan, at the Smithsonian Institution.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN:
Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Cairo, Egypt to meet with senior Egyptian government officials to discuss counterterrorism initiatives through June 29.

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY:
11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby hosts a roundtable discussion with representatives of faith-based organizations that implement PEPFAR programs, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel in Vilnius, Lithuania to participate in the Community of Democracies Ministerial and the Women Enhancing Democracy (WED) Conference.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON:
Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Brazil through June 30 to discuss the 20ii – Investing with Impact initiative with government officials, Brazilian corporations and investors.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS:
Special Representative Lewis supports Assistant Secretary Carson’s participation in the African Unit Summit through July 1, in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.

COORDINATOR FOR CYBER ISSUES CHRIS PAINTER:
Coordinator Painter participates in the OECD High Level Meeting on “Internet Economy - Generating Innovation and Growth,” in Paris, France.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
Today’s daily press briefing is “to be determined”. Do not anticipate a final confirmation regarding the briefing status until after NOON today.

Thank you for your patience.

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