Public Schedule
Washington, DC
March 2, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:45 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 1:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


2:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with young leaders from the Middle East and North Africa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS


Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel in Brazil. Please click here for more information.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

3:00 p.m. Administrator Shah holds a call with Representative Kay Granger.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY

Under Secretary Kennedy is on foreign travel in Kyiv, Ukraine.

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

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the G-8 Foreign Affairs Sous-Sherpa (FASS II) – Deauville Partnership Session, at Georgetown University, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel to Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Libya and Switzerland through March 5.

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel to Ramstein Air Base, Geneva, Berlin, Warsaw, and Vilnius through March 2. Please click here for more information.

3:30 p.m. LOCAL Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on arms control in the information age, at Mykolas Romeris University in Vilnius, Lithuania.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS KATHLEEN STEPHENS

2:30 p.m.
Acting Under Secretary Stephens joins Secretary Clinton’s meeting with young leaders from the Middle East and North Africa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall leads an Experience America trip to Los Angeles, California with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses through March 3. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunities for interchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions and American leaders in a wide array of fields. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Inder Malhotra of the India Express, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake speaks with Marshall Bouton of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER


Assistant Secretary Brimmer is on foreign travel in Geneva, Switzerland. She will accompany Under Secretary Maria Otero for the Under Secretary’s Intervention at the UN Human Rights Council.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM R.BROWNFIELD

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Ecuadorian President’s private secretary Dr. Gustavo Jalkh, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in the United Arab Emirates from March 1 through 2. This is part of a larger trip to the Gulf region to meet with economic officials and business community representatives to discuss deepening the bilateral trade and investment relationship, Gulf investment in North Africa and participation in the Deauville Partnership, the National Export Initiative, infrastructure and entrepreneurship. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:30 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Gustavo Jalkh, private secretary to Ecuadorian President Correa, Fernando Alvarado, Ecuadorian Secretary for Communications and Ecuadorian Ambassador Nathalie Cely, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL


Coordinator McCall is on foreign travel in Paris, France through March 5.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Stock addresses participants of the Brazilian University Leaders Delegation Visitors Program, at the Department of State.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND U.S. GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby participates in a meeting with Mark Green, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition senior director, to discuss the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Verveer co-leads the U.S. Delegation to the 56th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women and participates in bilateral meetings and side events in support of women’s rights and empowerment, through March 2, in New York City. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY USUN)

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Luis Ubiñas of the Ford Foundation, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

9:00 a.m.
Special Representative Lewis welcomes presidents of Brazilian universities, representatives of Brazil’s Agency for the Evaluation of Higher Education (CAPES) and Brazil’s National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak, at the Ambassador’s Residence.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
11:30 a.m. Spokesperson Victoria Nuland will gaggle off-camera, on-the-record in the PA Conference Room (Room 2208).

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