September 19, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


10:45 a.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks to the International Security Advisory Board, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY FOR REMARKS AT TOP)
Pre set for video cameras: 10:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 11:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.

12:45 p.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a lunch in honor of Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry and Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius hold refugee consultations with Members of the House and Senate, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel to Mexico for the U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on foreign travel to Mexico with Vice President Biden and will participate in the launch of the U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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


3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with the President and Director of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Dr. Susan Avery, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard appears before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee to deliver testimony on the Middle East & North Africa: Examining the Syrian Refugee Crisis, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HFAC)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Russel attends Secretary Kerry’s bilateral meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY FOR REMARKS AT TOP)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR UZRA ZEYA

11:30 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends Secretary Kerry’s bilateral meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY FOR REMARKS AT TOP)

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

8:30 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks on the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) at the Corporate Council on Africa’s “Investing in Health” Monthly Breakfast Forum, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIAL DETERMINED BY HOST)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Russell meets with Bank of America representatives Anne Finucane and Andrew Plepler to discuss women’s economic participation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Russell meets with Monique Villa, CEO of Thomson Reuters Foundation to discuss the foundation’s work on women’s empowerment, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM IRA FORMAN

Special Envoy Forman is on foreign travel to Oslo, Norway through September 19 and Warsaw, Poland; Paris, France; and Budapest, Hungary from September 22 through October 5 to attend International Anti-Semitic Conferences.

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