Public Schedule
Washington, DC
August 8, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Cape Town, South Africa. Secretary Clinton is accompanied by Counselor Mills, Assistant Secretary Carson, Under Secretary Hormats, Spokesperson Nuland, Director Sullivan, Ambassador Goosby, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs Grant Harris, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

10:15 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton visits Delft South Clinic and participates in a PEPFAR Transition Signing, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

11:30
a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton delivers remarks titled “Going Global: the U.S.-South Africa Partnership,” in Cape Town, South Africa.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:40
p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Consulate General Cape Town, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Former South African President F.W. de Klerk, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

11:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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


Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel through August 12 to South Africa to participate in the U.S.-South African Strategic Dialogue, serve as part of the U.S Chamber of Commerce’s business delegation and participate in the U.S.-South Africa Business Summit.

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille and attends a signing ceremony between USTDA Director Leocadia Zak and Cape Town Mayor for Digital Inclusion Feasibility Study, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends a lunch meeting with Western Cape Provincial Head of Economic Development Alan Winde, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Parliamentary Trade and Industry Committee Chair Joanmarie Fubbs and other committee members, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Parliamentary Energy Committee Chair Sisa Njikelana, in Cape Town, South Africa.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS

Counselor Mills accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS JOHN FEELEY

9:00 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Feeley meets with students from the Study of U.S. Institutes, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel through August 9 to Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Indonesia. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with the EU Delegation and the Deputy Chief of Missions at the EU Delegation building, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

Ambassador Goosby accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel to South Africa. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, to participate in meetings on global criminal justice issues.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Koror, Palau to promote subnational engagement.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

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

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:30 p.m. Off-camera, on-the-record briefing with Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell

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