Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 19, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton returns from foreign travel in Los Cabos, Mexico.

4:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the release of the 2012 Trafficking in Persons Report, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:30 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


5:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton holds a flag ceremony for James Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

5:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a flag ceremony for Ambassador James Jeffrey.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on foreign travel in Moscow, Russia for the P5+1 talks with Iran. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Kennedy delivers remarks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Department’s new Enterprise Server Operations Center (“ESOC West”) facility in Lakewood, Colorado.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Under Secretary Hormats accompanies President Obama and Secretary Clinton on foreign travel in Los Cabos, Mexico to participate in G20 meetings.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in a breakfast of G-20 Leaders with Bill Gates and other private sector participants, in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in a Second G-20 Plenary Session: Financial Issues (Framework, International Monetary System, Financial Regulation, Financial Inclusion), in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in a Third G-20 Plenary Session: Development (Food Security, Green Growth, Infrastructure), in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m.
LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends a working lunch on employment and trade, in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PM LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in President Obama’s bilateral meeting with Chinese President Hu Jintao, in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine addresses Critical Language Scholarship Students, at L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero delivers opening and closing remarks at the release of the 2012 Trafficking in Persons Report hosted by Secretary Clinton, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:30 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero hosts the Trafficking in Persons Heroes dinner, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall accompanies President Obama on foreign travel in Los Cabos, Mexico.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

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

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez moderates a panel at the Corporate Council on Africa’s Infrastructure Conference, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER


Assistant Secretary Hammer accompanies Under Secretary Sherman on foreign travel to Moscow, Russia for the P5+1 talks with Iran.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with President of the Inter-American Press Association Milton Coleman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Portuguese Minister for Foreign Policy Ambassador Rui Macieira, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Assistant Secretary Jones is on foreign travel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to attend the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (“Rio+20”) where, among other activities, she participates in a panel discussion with European Commissioner for Environment Janez Potocnik and others regarding Global Earth Observations and attends a function with former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with members of the Afghan parliament from the International Visitor Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner discusses human rights and foreign policy with participants of the International Visitor Leadership Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

5:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard delivers remarks at the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants World Refugees Day event in celebration of Representative Payne's legacy, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel to Hanoi, Vietnam, Bangkok, Thailand, and Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei through June 22. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

6:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks at the opening concert for Center Stage, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

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

5:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin attends the flag ceremony for Ambassador James Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer participates in a forum with women ambassadors posted to Washington, hosted by Women in International Security, at CSIS.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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 Livia Plaks of the Project on Ethnic Relations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with members of a group of Afghan women leaders, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, OSCE Special Representative and Coordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends the Asia Society Awards Dinner, at the Mandarin Hotel, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON


Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil through June 20 to participate in the Rio+20 Sustainable Development Conference.

Special Representative Balderston participates in the High-Level Luncheon for Business Action for Sustainable Development, launches the Sustainable Supply Chain Partnership, and participates in a panel discussion about partnering for sustainable energy promotion.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis hosts the U.S. Center Mayors Event: “Cities: Where the Rubber Meets the Road,” in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Special Representative Lewis attends the “Rio + C40: Megacity Mayors Taking Action On Climate Change,” in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in Brussels, Belgium to meet with civil society, NATO, and the European Union.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

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

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