June 18, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry hosts the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 10th Anniversary Celebration, at the Department of State. Click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set for video cameras 8:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


11:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a swearing-in ceremony for Special Representative for Global Partnerships Andrew O’Brien, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador of India to the U.S. Nirupama Rao, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with UNAMA Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Afghanistan Ján Kubiš, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman joins President Obama's delegation to the G8 Summit from June 17 through 18 in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks on “Bottom Line Diplomacy: Why Public Diplomacy Matters” at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER


12:30 p.m. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller speaks with the T Family Bureau Summer Interns, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall accompanies President Obama on foreign travel.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

Assistant Secretary Barton is on foreign travel to Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Blake joins Deputy Secretary Burns’ meeting with Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Nirupama Rao, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere and Global Narcotics Affairs for a hearing entitled: “Security Cooperation in Mexico: Examining the Next Steps in the U.S.-Mexico Security Relationship”, on Capitol Hill. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman delivers remarks on the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT) at the George Washington University Elliot School of International Affairs, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Assistant Secretary Jones is in on foreign travel in Indonesia and Kazakhstan from June 16 through 26. Please click here for more information.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones delivers opening remarks at the USINDO Civil Society Forum, in Jakarta,Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

10:30 a.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with the Minister for Science and Technology Gusti Muhammad Hatta and Science and Technology Joint Committee Meeting Co-Chair Professor Agus Hoetman, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:00 p.m. LOCAL
Assistant Secretary Jones co-chairs the Climate and Environment Working Group Meeting, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson testifies in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere and Global Narcotics Affairs. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

11:00 a.m. Ambassador CdeBaca attends the swearing-in ceremony for Special Representative for Global Partnerships Andrew O’Brien, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca meets with Steve Trent, Executive Director of the Environmental Justice Foundation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND U.S. GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby joins Secretary Kerry and delivers opening remarks at the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 10th Anniversary Celebration, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set for video cameras 8:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM IRA FORMAN

2:00 p.m.
Special Envoy Forman hosts a multimedia program on ‘Lost Music of the Holocaust,’ at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

11:00 a.m.
Special Representative O’Brien is officially sworn in by Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Special Representative O’Brien attends a United Nations Foundation reception honoring Dr. Maura O’Neill, outgoing Senior Counselor and Chief Innovation Officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith attends the 75th anniversary of the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) in Milwaukee, WI to promote the Hours Against Hate campaign.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN


11:30 a.m. Director McKean meets with Dr. James Miller, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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