Public Schedule
Washington, DC
December 20, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the assistant secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with departing UK Ambassador Nigel Sheinwald, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Cypriot Foreign Minister Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.


3:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides participates in a secure video conference with Embassy Kabul.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides participates in a secure video conference with Embassy Baghdad.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah is on foreign travel in New Delhi, India through December 21 to meet with senior government officials, business leaders, and members of non-governmental organizations. Click here for more information.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah participates in a USAID-CII Food & Agriculture Center of Excellence (FACE) Partnership event on addressing food security, at the Taj Mahal Hotel in New Delhi, India
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. LOCAL
Administrator Shah delivers remarks at a Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) event, at Hotel Shangri-La in New Delhi , India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah participates in an agricultural research and innovation event at the Indian Agricultural Research Institute, in New Delhi, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah participates in a roundtable discussion with young Indian innovators and social entrepreneurs, at Hotel Oberoi in New Delhi, India.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Australian Ambassador Kim Beazley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO


11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, at the Pentagon.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Guatemalan President Álvaro Colom, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with UN Development Programme Directors Kori Udolvicki and Ajay Chhibber, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with Assistant Secretary of Defense Creedon and NNSA Administrator Harrington, at the Pentagon.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman attends a reception for Malaysia Armed Forces Day hosted by the Embassy of Malaysia, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON


Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on foreign travel to Brussels and London through December 22.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

8:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Ambassador to Mexico E. Anthony Wayne, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Indian Ministry of External Affairs Joint Secretary Jawed Ashraf, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Andrea Koppel of Mercy Corps, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Ellen Malcolm of EMILY’s List, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
12:30 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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