November 22, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on foreign travel to Geneva, Switzerland to lead the U.S. delegations to the P5+1 talks with Iran as well as a UN-hosted meeting on Syria. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal delivers remarks at a luncheon of the Business Council for International Understanding, in Washington D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Parliamentarians from Kyrgyzstan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Laura Tuck, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY WILLIAM CRAFT

2:00 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Craft meets with the Organization for Economic Cooperative and Development (OECD) Legal Affairs Director Nicola Bonucci, at the State Department.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Craft attends a dinner in honor of King Mohammed VI of Morocco, hosted by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Morocco Salaheddine Mezouar, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Costa Rican Foreign Minister Enrique Castillo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Peruvian Foreign Minister Eda Rivas, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the swearing-in ceremony of U.S. Ambassador-designate to the Dominican Republic James “Wally” Brewster, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS DEAN PITTMAN

9:30 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman meets with UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education Qian Tang, at UNESCO Headquarters, in Paris France.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan attends the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan attends a meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

10:30 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with Executive Director of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Migration and Refugee Office Ambassador Johnny Young, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with the Chairman of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria Paulo Pinheiro, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends a dinner in honor of King Mohammed VI of Morocco, hosted by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Morocco Salaheddine Mezouar, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Rapp co-leads the U.S. observer delegation to the ICC Assembly of State Parties (ASP) through November 29 at The Hague.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS DREW O’BRIEN

Special Representative O’Brien is on foreign travel to Istanbul, Turkey to attend the 2013 Partners for a New Beginning Summit. Please click here for more information.

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