Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 16, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel in Jerusalem. The Secretary is accompanied by Under Secretary Sherman, Acting Assistant Secretary Jones, Special Envoy for Middle East Peace David Hale, Spokesperson Nuland, Director Sullivan, National Security Council Senior Director for the Middle East and North Africa Steve Simon, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

9:15 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

10:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Israeli President Shimon Peres, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

11:40 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton delivers joint press statements with Israeli President Shimon Peres, in Jerusalem.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:10 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Embassy Tel Aviv and Consulate General Jerusalem, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

4:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Quartet Representative Tony Blair, in Jerusalem.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in a working dinner with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

8:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a press availability, in Jerusalem.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

3:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Charles Lake, President of the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

10:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah swears-in Dr. Jeffrey Ashley, USAID Mission Director to East Africa, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Ken Yamashita, USAID Mission Director to Afghanistan, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel in Rome, Italy to consult with members of the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition, including the Government of Italy, the G-8 and other government representatives from the Middle East and North Africa.

4:30 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with U.S. Ambassador to Italy David Thorne, in Rome, Italy.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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


Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel in Jordan to meet with senior Jordanian officials, representatives from international organizations, youth groups, human rights activists, trafficking victims, and law enforcement officials. She will also travel to refugee areas along the Jordanian border and speak with individuals who have fled the violence in Syria. Please click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall leads an Experience America trip to Wyoming with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses through July 16. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunities for cultural exchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions and American leaders in a wide array of fields.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton attends a session on South Sudan, at the Center for American Progress.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE


12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with USAID Sri Lanka Director James Bednar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce President Tim McGraw, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Amy Nice and Randel Johnson of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

Assistant Secretary Campbell participates in the Australian-American Leadership Dialogue in Washington, DC.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer is on foreign travel in Panama City, Panama to participate in the 21st Century Statecraft Social Media Training Conference as well as meet with Panamanian government officials, journalists and youth.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS DEAN PITTMAN

12:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman participates in consultations with Ambassador Cesario Melantonio Neto, Brazil’s Middle East Envoy at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL


Coordinator McCall is on foreign travel in Thailand where she will consult with the embassy’s Public Affairs staff and visit the Information Resource Center in Bangkok. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Lebanese Ambassador to the U.S. Antoine Chedid, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh, Vietnamese Deputy Minister of National Defence, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks to participants in the new TechGirls program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Jo Goodhew, Minister of Women’s Affairs, New Zealand, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

10:00 a.m.
Special Representative Lewis speaks with Susan Kurland, Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs, Department of Transportation.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Verna Cleveland, Chief of Staff, Office of the Chairman, Fulton County Board of Commissioners (GA), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Rinat Dosmukhamedov, Trade Representative of the Russian Federation, and Mikhail Kalugin, Head of Economic office of the Russian Embassy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

Special Envoy Rosenthal is on foreign travel in Berlin, Germany through July 19 and Budapest, Hungary through July 21.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with Federal Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid Markus Löning, at the Foreign Office in Berlin, Germany.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with General Secretary of the Central Council of Jews in Germany Stephan Kramer, in Berlin, Germany.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with interfaith youth group JUGA, at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin, Germany.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with Jewish Leaders of Berlin, at the American Jewish Committee Berlin Ramer Institute in Berlin, Germany.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with U.S. Ambassador to Germany Philip Murphy, at the American Embassy in Berlin, Germany.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.

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