Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 22, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2012

SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Caracol, Haiti. Accompanying her are Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis and Senator Patrick Leahy. Also traveling with her are Counselor Mills, Special Representative Lewis, Special Coordinator for Haiti Tom Adams, Spokesperson Nuland, Director Sullivan, and Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs Miguel Rodriguez.

11:55 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton visits the Caracol EKAM Housing Site, in Caracol, Haiti.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Haitian President Michel Martelly, in Caracol, Haiti.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

1:05
p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the Investor Lunch hosted by the IDB, in Caracol, Haiti.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:25 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton tours the Sae-A Factory, in Caracol, Haiti.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the Caracol Industrial Park Opening Ceremony, in Caracol, Haiti.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:10 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton visits a Caracol Industrial Park Power Plant, in Caracol, Haiti.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

9:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Vice Foreign Minister of Vietnam Ho Xuan Son, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY NIDES

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Jordan Stu Jones, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Don Gips, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides speaks with OPIC CEO and President Elizabeth Littlefield.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Argentinean Ambassador to the U.S. Jorge Arguello, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Rwandan Foreign Minister Louise Mushikwabo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

7:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a gala dinner and delivers remarks at the U.S.-Russia Business Council 20th Annual Meeting, at the World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, GA.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine hosts a working lunch with organizations and individuals collaborating on the prevention of wildlife trafficking, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine meets with the Board of Directors of the Alliance for International Educational & Cultural Exchange, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall leads an Experience America trip to Little Rock, Fayetteville and Bentonville, Arkansas with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses from Sunday, October 21st through Tuesday, October 23rd. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunities for interchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions and American leaders in a wide array of fields. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Kazakhstan Chargé d'Affaires Dastan Yeleukenov, at the Department of State.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel to London to participate in a dialogue on organized crime and terrorism.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer hosts an interagency meeting with UN Security Council 1267 Sanctions Ombudsperson, Judge Kimberly Prost, to discuss sanctions issues and the mandate of the Ombudsperson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN


10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman participates in a roundtable discussion on nuclear security at the Stanford University Center for International Security and Cooperation, in Stanford, CA.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on foreign travel to participate in the Pathways to Prosperity Ministerial and the VI Americas Competitiveness Forum in Cali, Colombia.

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

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a working lunch hosted by Undersecretary Sonenshine with public relations executives from wildlife conservation groups and NGOs, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall is on foreign travel to Burma through October 26.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock speaks to Humphrey Fellows and members of the Diplomatic Corps, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel to Paris, France through October 25 to meet with counterparts and participate in consultations on counterterrorism initiatives in west Africa.

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

Ambassador CdeBaca is on travel in Houston, Texas and Austin, Texas.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Verveer is on travel to Chicago to deliver a speech on the “New Era for Women in Burma” at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, and to speak on global women’s health at the University of Chicago.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:

12:30 p.m. There will be an ON-camera, on-the-record Daily Press Briefing with Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner, in the Press Briefing Room (room 2209).

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