July 16, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel to Amman, Jordan. He is accompanied by U.S. Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford, Spokesperson Jen Psaki, VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS, and Deputy Special Envoy for Middle East Peace Frank Lowenstein. Click here for more information.

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in Amman, Jordan.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to Cairo, Egypt through July 16. Click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary of State Sherman is on foreign travel to Brussels, Belgium, for official meetings.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

7:30 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a dinner hosted by the British Ambassador to the U.S. Sir Peter and Lady Westmacott in Washington, D.C. at the British Ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

3:15 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with the Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Ajith Nivard Cabraal at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with the Republic of Korea Ambassador to the U.S. Ahn Ho-Young at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with the Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a dinner hosted by the British Ambassador to the U.S. Sir Peter and Lady Westmacott at the British Ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

9:00 a.m. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller hosts the 4th Annual Generation Prague Conference at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

9:15 a.m. Assistant Secretary Barton participates in a roundtable on Technology, Science, and Peacebuilding at the U.S. Institute of Peace.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Barton delivers remarks at the “Rethinking Civilian Stabilization and Reconstruction” conference, hosted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Commonwealth Special Envoy to Maldives Sir Donald McKinnon at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman delivers remarks at the 4th Annual Generation Prague Conference at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on official foreign travel to Recife and Brasilia, Brazil to participate in the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Discrimination and Promote Equality. 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 the Chairman and CEO of Conservation International Peter A. Seligmann at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

Special Representative O’Brien is on foreign travel to Ireland through July 19.

12:45 p.m. LOCAL Special Representative O’Brien discusses the growing importance of partnerships to U.S. development and diplomacy goals at a roundtable conversation hosted by the Institute of International and European Affairs (IIEA) in Dublin, Ireland. Click here for more information.

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

3:00 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca meets with the U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia William Todd at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca meets with the Senior Policy Analyst for Eurasia, Jeff Goldstein, of the Open Society Foundations at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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