Public Schedule
Washington, DC
January 23, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

10:15 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Israeli Vice Prime Minister and Minister for Strategic Affairs Moshe Ya’alon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE )


1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks to the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES


Deputy Secretary Nides joins Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Neal Wolin on foreign travel to Israel, the West Bank and Tunisia through January 26 to meet with senior government officials and discuss recent developments in the region. Click here for more information.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

11:15 a.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, at the Department of Agriculture.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with the Advisory Committee On Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA), at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

11:05 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the signing of the U.S.-Korea Environmental Cooperation Agreement, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at the Arab Uprisings: A U.S. Perspective on the Economic Challenges One Year After the Egyptian Revolution, at the Stimson Center in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Afghan Minister of Counter Narcotics Zarar Moqbel Osmani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN


11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman delivers remarks to the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

10:15 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Coordinator for Iran and North Korea Sanctions Robert Einhorn, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake speaks with Maldivian Foreign Minister Naseem, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Afghan Minister of Counter Narcotics Zarar Moqbel Osmani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN


Assistant Secretary Countryman holds bilateral consultations on international security and nonproliferation issues in Burma through January 24.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel to Geneva, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria through January 27.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MICHAEL HAMMER

Acting Assistant Secretary Hammer meets with the Chinese Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Ma Zhaoxu at the Department of State.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson consults with various leaders of human rights NGOs regarding the annual Colombia human rights certification process, at the Department of State.

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

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a ceremony for the signing of a bilateral Environmental Cooperation Agreement by Under Secretary Hormats and Republic of Korea Ambassador Han Duk-soo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

Assistant Secretary Posner is on foreign travel in Egypt to meet with government officials and civil society representatives.

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

Ambassador Rapp meets with former Chilean President Richardo Lagos, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:30 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with representatives from Limited Brands, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Afghan Minister of Counter Narcotics Ahmad Moqbel Zarar Osmani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Alexander Boehmer and Carolyn Irvin of the MENA-OECD Investment Programme, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis meets with elected officials and business leaders in Brasilia, Brazil.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

2:00 p.m.
Director Sullivan meets with Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, 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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