Public Schedule
Washington, DC
March 16, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with U.S. Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Special Representative Grossman and U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Yemen Gerald Feierstein, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Thailand Kristie Kenney, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the DACOR Bacon House, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Scot Marciel, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

8:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Libya Gene Cretz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Donald Gips, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Consul General and Chief of Mission in Jerusalem Dan Rubinstein, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Anthony Wayne, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to the OECD Karen Kornbluh, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with World Bank President Robert Zoellick, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WORLD BANK)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:45 a.m.
Administrator Shah meets with U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Donald Booth, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Donald Gips, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with South Korean Ambassador to the U.S. Choi Young-jin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats speaks with Russian economist and Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation Arkady Dvorkovich, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at an event honoring the American Council on Germany’s 60th Anniversary, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria Terence McCulley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with U.S. Ambassador to Kazakhstan Kenneth Fairfax, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Claudia Dumas of Transparency International, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero delivers opening remarks to the quarterly meeting of the Lifeline Donor Steering Committee, at the State Department.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Dutch Ambassador to the U.S. Renée Jones-Bos, at the Embassy of the Netherlands.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS KATHLEEN STEPHENS


9:30 a.m. Acting Under Secretary Stephens meets with U.S. Ambassador to Papua New Guinea Teddy Taylor, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Acting Under Secretary Stephens meets with U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Maura Connelly, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Acting Under Secretary Stephens meets with U.S. Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Michael Corbin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Acting Under Secretary Stephens meets with U.S. Ambassador to Albania Alex Arvizu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer hosts and participates in various events associated with the Department of State’s Global Chiefs of Mission Conference. Please click here for more information.

8:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer briefs members of Citizens for Global Solutions on UN Funding and Peacekeeping at the White House Community Leads briefing, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with Director-General of the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) Irene Khan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with Joe Murphy of US/UN Nairobi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with U.S. Ambassador to UNESCO David Killion, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of South Sudan Susan Page, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Harry Thomas, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Honduran Secretary of Foreign Affairs Arturo Corrales Alvarez, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with U.S. Ambassador to Guatemala Arnold Chacon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Burma, Michael Thurston, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with U.S. Ambassador to Honduras Lisa Kubiske, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Bolivia, John Creamer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman attends the G-8 Nonproliferation Directors Group meeting, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Assistant Secretary Countryman delivers remarks at Harvard University Kennedy School’s Belfer Center, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends a dialogue on “Opportunities and Challenges in the Broader Pacific” hosted by the Institute of the Americas, in La Jolla, California.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON


10:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Minister Carlos Henrique Moojen de Abreu e Silva, Director of the Department of U.S., Canadian, and Inter-American Affairs, Brazilian Ministry of External Relations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Honduran Secretary of Foreign Affairs Arturo Corrales Alvarez, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See Miguel Díaz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to Turkmenistan Robert Patterson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to Sweden Mark Brzezinski, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to Paraguay James Thessin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa David Huebner, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to Oman Richard Schmierer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Donald Booth, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

1:00 p.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

8:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Zambia Mark Storella to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:00 a.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Botswana Michelle Gavin to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Malawi Jeanine Jackson to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam David Shear to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers a briefing to the Bureau of African Affairs Chiefs of Mission on PEPFAR, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mozambique Leslie Rowe to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Namibia Wanda Nesbitt to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of South Sudan Susan Page to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Donald Booth to discuss recent PEPFAR activities, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel in the Netherlands, Turkey, Jordan, the United Kingdom and France through March 17.

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

10:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Anne Richard of the International Rescue Committee, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Jonathan Addleton, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:45 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Dan Mozena, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine John Tefft, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with U.S. Ambassador to Peru Rose Likins, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with U.S. Ambassador to Lithuania Anne Derse, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

11:30 a.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland


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