January 23, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JANUARY 23, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel to Davos, Switzerland. Secretary Kerry is accompanied by Spokesperson Jen Psaki. Please click here for more information.

2:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Quartet Representative Tony Blair, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with EU High Representative Catherine Ashton, in Davos, Switzerland.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

9:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with the CEO of Coca-Cola Muhtar Kent and other business leaders, in Davos, Switzerland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to Seoul, Beijing, and Tokyo from January 19 through January 24 for bilateral consultations, including the interim round of the U.S.-China Strategic Security Dialogue. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

8:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends a meeting at the White House via digital video conference, at the Department of State.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks at the India National Day Reception at the Indian Embassy, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:00 a.m. LOCAL
Administrator Shah moderates the Rethinking Global Food Security panel at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. Click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

11:00a.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller meets with Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Jalil Abbas Jilani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON


11:00 a.m. Counselor Shannon participates in the National Intelligence Council briefing on the Global Trends Report, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m Counselor Shannon meets with AFSA President Robert Silverman and Vice President Matthew Asada, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal attends the India National Day Reception at the Indian Embassy, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD


Assistant Secretary Richard is on foreign travel to Brussels, Belgium from January 22 through January 25. Please click here for more information.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Richard attends the U.S.-EU Strategic Dialogue on Humanitarian Assistance at the European Commission - Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) Emergency Response Center, in Brussels, Belgium.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan attends The Women in Public Service Project Advisory Council meeting, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM R. BROWNFIELD


Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel to the West Bank and Jordan to discuss support for the Palestinian criminal justice system and meet with Jordanian officials.

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

1:30 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca chairs the quarterly meeting of the Senior Policy Operating Group on Trafficking in Persons at the Department of Health and Human Services, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Ambassador Rapp travels to Bogota, Colombia from January 23 through January 28, to meet with officials and civil society members on transitional justice initiatives.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS DREW O’BRIEN

10:00 a.m. Special Representative O’Brien hosts a Water Technology Roundtable with representatives from the public and private sectors, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Special Representative O’Brien hosts a briefing by representatives from the Concordia Summit on public-private partnerships, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN


Director McKean is on official travel to the Holy See. Please click here for more information.

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