Public Schedule
Washington, DC
January 25, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:30 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the senior management team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with Brazilian youth participating in the Youth Ambassadors program, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS)
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Pre-set time for video cameras: 9:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


10:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton delivers remarks and participates in a question and answer session at the Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting with the Center for Strategic Counterterrorism, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

9:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Ivo Daalder, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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. Please click here for more information.

8:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the President and Members of the Tunisian American Chamber of Commerce, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE TUNISIAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with President Moncef Marzouki, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE TUNISIAN GOVERNMENT)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Finance Minister Houcine Dimassi, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINDED BY THE TUNISIAN GOVERNMENT)

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Deputy Foreign Minister Hedi Ben Abbes, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE TUNISIAN GOVERNMENT)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINDED BY THE TUNISIAN GOVERNMENT)

7:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the Civil Society Businessmen, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH


Administrator Shah is on foreign travel in Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting.

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

Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel in Davos, Switzerland through January 28 to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting.

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a panel discussion on “Exploring the Political and Economic Implications of Resources Scarcity”, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a meeting on the “Food-Energy-Water-Climate Change Nexus,” in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Tanzania President Kikwete, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:05 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Thomas Mirow, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting hosted by GE Vice Chairman John Rice on “Innovation and Trade”, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero hosts the global issues principals meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with the Peruvian Ambassador Harold Forsyth, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with French Director For Strategic Affairs, Patrick Maisonnave, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Director of the Institute of US and Canadian Studies of the Russian Academy of Science, Sergey Rogov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Under Secretary Tauscher attends the sixth annual Strategic Weapons in the 21st Century Conference Dinner jointly sponsored by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), in Washington, DC. (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Permanent Representative to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Ambassador Karen Kornbluh, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake attends Secretary Clinton’s meeting with Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with John Mroz of the EastWest Institute, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with U.S. Executive Director to the Asian Development Bank Ambassador Robert Orr, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at a Central Asia Caucasus Institute forum, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
For more information on attending please contact the SAIS Communications Office at (202)663-5626 or fklubes@jhu.edu.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Ambassador to Paraguay James Thessin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON


Assistant Secretary Carson is on foreign travel to Ghana, Uganda, South Sudan and Ethiopia from January 25 – 30.

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 ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Colombian Ambassador Silva, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in a meeting on the Telecommunications Supply Chain, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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. On Wednesday, Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller participates in meetings relating to conventional forces in Europe, in Vienna, Austria. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends Secretary Clinton’s meeting with Brazilian youth participating in the Youth Ambassadors program, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Martha Smith, President and CEO of the U.S.-Mexico Foundation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones appears before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power at the Rayburn House Office Building, in Washington, DC.
(OPEN 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.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro travels to Illinois to visit U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM).
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY ANN STOCK

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks at a reception for Secretary Clinton’s meeting with Brazilian youth participating in the Youth Ambassadors program, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock chairs the inaugural steering committee meeting for the Center for Strategic Counterterrorism Communications (CSCC), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer gives a presentation at the Foreign Service Institute’s Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS


Special Representative Lewis meets with elected officials and private sector leaders in Brasilia and Recife, Brazil through January 25.

9:00 a.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Pernambuco Secretary of Labor and Social Inclusion Antonio Carlos Maranhao, in Recife, Brazil.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

10:30 a.m.
Special Representative Lewis meets with Pernambuco Arena Director Marcos Lessa, Recife, Brazil.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Special Representative Lewis meets with Mayor Of Recife Joao da Costa, in Recife, Brazil.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:00 p.m.
Special Representative Lewis meets with Rio Grande do Norte Governor Rosalba Ciarlini and World Cup Secretary Demetrio Torres, in Natal, Brazil.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith travels to New York to meet with representatives from TED.

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

5:30 p.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal attends a film screening of “The Last Flight of Petr Ginz” to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day, in New York City. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
Please contact Holocaustremembrance@un.org for more information on attending.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

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

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