Public Schedule
Washington, DC
January 19, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

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

10:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with OMB Director and White House Chief of Staff-designate Jack Lew, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador to Brazil Thomas Shannon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Saudi Justice Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdelkarim al-Issa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Special Envoy for Middle East Peace David Hale, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

10:30 a.m. Administrator Shah delivers keynote remarks at a Brookings Institution panel, “U.S. Aid and Transparency for Global Development,” in Washington, DC. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
Contact mshen@brookings.edu for more information on attending.

1:00 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with UK Political Director Sir Geoffrey Adams, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with Japanese Political Director Koro Bessho, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with French Political Director Jacques Audibert, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with G-8 Political Directors, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Lithuanian Minister of Transportation and Communications Eligijus Masiulis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a Washington Export Council meeting, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:15 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a meeting for the Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society, at the Department of State. Click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS MARIA OTERO


Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel to Chile and Colombia through January 20.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Israeli Director of Policy and Political-Military Affairs Amos Gilad, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of departing Qatari Ambassador His Excellency Ali Bin Fahad Al Hajri, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Lithuanian Minister of Transportation and Communications Eligijus Masiulis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at the American Enterprise Institute, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

Assistant Secretary Brimmer is on foreign travel in Paris, France through January 19 to help launch a new anti-racism program, “Teaching Respect for All” (TRA). The program is a partnership between U.S and Brazilian Governments and UNESCO. Assistant Secretary Brimmer will also meet with her P3 counterparts. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell participates in a Stimson Center Chairman's Forum on U.S. policy in East Asia and the Pacific, in Washington, DC. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
Contact aumminger@stimson.org for more information on attending.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel to Malaysia, Singapore, and Burma through January 24 to conduct bilateral consultations on international security and nonproliferation. On Thursday, Assistant Secretary Countryman participates in bilateral consultations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in Algiers, Algeria through January 20 to discuss U.S. economic policy in North Africa and entrepreneurship with government, civil society, and private sector representatives. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION, AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the Peace and Security Strategy Retreat, at the National Labor College in Silver Spring, Maryland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Acting Assistant Secretary Hammer meets with representatives from the Miami Herald and interviews with reporters from Spanish language stations, Radio Caracol and Radio Actualidad, in Miami, Florida.

5:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Hammer delivers remarks on U.S. foreign policy priorities for 2012 at an event co-sponsored by the Center for Hemispheric Policy and the Department of State Miami Media Hub, in Miami, Florida.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall is on foreign travel in Malaysia to meet with representatives from NGOs, local bloggers, academics, and local opinion leaders. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

11:40 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner discusses human rights with students at Georgetown University, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN


Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania through January 20 to chair the East Africa Regional Strategic Initiative.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE STEPHEN RAPP, OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE

10:30 a.m. Ambassador Rapp meets with International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) Registrar Adama Dieng, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

10:00 a.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers opening remarks at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation’s concluding event for Project HEART at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers opening remarks concerning global HIV/AIDS efforts and greets Congressional colleagues at a meeting of the HIV Congressional Caucus, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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


9:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer delivers the keynote address at the Heinrich Boell Foundation and Partners Conference on “Gender Equity and Sustainable Development,” in Washington, DC. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

10:00 a.m.
Special Representative Lewis attends the U.S. Conference of Mayors 80th Winter Meeting, in Washington, DC. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:30 a.m. Special Representative Lewis and Ambassador to Brazil Thomas Shannon co-lead a meeting on U.S. – Brazil sub-national cooperation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and Ambassador to Brazil Thomas Shannon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL


5:30 p.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal delivers remarks on the “Six Trends of Anti-Semitism” at the Georgetown University’s Program for Jewish Civilization, in Washington, DC. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING SULLIVAN

12:00 p.m. Director of Policy Planning Sullivan meets with Yale Law School students, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

Press Briefing Schedule
11:45 a.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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