Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 26, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
TUESDAY JUNE 26, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton departs on foreign travel to Helsinki, Finland; Riga, Latvia; and St. Petersburg, Russia. The Secretary is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Gordon, VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS, and Director Sullivan. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with USAID Administrator Raj Shah, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) Awards Ceremony, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with delegates from the Aga Khan Group, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Sherry Rehman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

1:00 p.m. Administrator Shah attends USAID’s Mission Directors Consultation, at the National Press Club.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

7:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman attends a farewell dinner for the Ambassador of Singapore Chan Heng Chee hosted by the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Yousef Al Otaiba, at the U.A.E. Ambassador’s residence.

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

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in a Global Tiger Initiative panel discussion with Tiger Range Countries’ Ambassadors, at the World Bank.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in a MENA Initiative Luncheon, at the New Democrat Network offices in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with the Tunisian Ambassador to the U.S. Mohamed Tekaya, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends the Farewell Reception of the Netherlands Ambassador to the U.S. Regina Bos Jones, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of the departing Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia His Excellency Andrejs Pildegovics and Mrs. Jelena Pildegovica, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of the departing Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Her Excellency Regina Bos Jones and Dr. Richard Jones, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON


Assistant Secretary Barton is on foreign travel through June 29 in Central America. Please click here for more information. For updates on Assistant Secretary Barton’s trip, please follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel in Peru as a member of the U.S. delegation to the International Conference of Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Heads of Specialized National Agencies Against the World Drug Problem, in Lima, Peru.
(media determined by host)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON


Assistant Secretary Gordon accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with National Retail Federation Board of Directors First Vice Chairman and Saks Inc. Chairman and CEO Stephen Sadove on promoting tourist visas to the United States, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer is on foreign travel in Rome, Italy, to meet with officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Italian journalists, and young political leaders.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on foreign travel through June 29 to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Please click here for more information.

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

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with representatives of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition and other non-government organizations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

11:30 a.m. Coordinator McCall meets with members of a social media delegation from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs, in Washington, DC.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner delivers keynote remarks at the Hyannis Compass Conference hosted by the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights, in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Anne Richard meets with Senator Bernie Sanders, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock hosts the Annual Awards Ceremony of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Berlin, Germany to meet with German government officials to discuss counterterrorism initiatives.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

Ambassador CdeBaca is on foreign travel to Switzerland and Morocco.

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

Ambassador Goosby is on foreign travel in Haiti with Global Health Initiative Executive Director Lois Quam and representatives from the Global Fund. The delegation meets with the Haitian First Lady Sophia Martelly to discuss joint global-health collaboration, and participates in the signing of the Partnership Framework with the Government of Haiti, an important political milestone in the country’s reconstruction and health-system reform efforts.

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

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel in Tripoli, Libya to participate in meetings on global criminal justice issues.

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel in Jordan. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Edinburgh, Scotland through June 29 to participate in the Ted Global 2012 Conference. Special Representative Balderston meets with private and public sector leaders to discuss opportunities for partnerships. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

9:00 a.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi, UNRWA Washington Representative Matthew Reynolds and Washington Liaison Officer Chris McGrath, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with Hungarian Government Commissioner András Levente Gál, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

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

[This is a mobile copy of Public Schedule for June 26, 2012]