February 11, 2014

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

8:00 a.m.
Secretary Kerry, joined by Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield, delivers remarks to Live@State: U.S. Africa Policy with African journalists participating from across the continent. Please click here to watch live.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry attends the arrival ceremony for President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry participates in President Obama’s meeting with President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry co-hosts a state lunch for President of France François Hollande, along with Vice President Biden, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Teresa Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Saudi Interior Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Nayef, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry attends a State Dinner hosted by President Obama and Mrs. Obama in honor of President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM


1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends a State Dinner hosted by President Obama and Mrs. Obama in honor of President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah attends meetings and briefings at USAID.

COUNSELOR THOMAS SHANNON

1:00 p.m.
Counselor Shannon attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

8:30 p.m.
Counselor Shannon attends a State Dinner hosted by President Obama and Mrs. Obama in honor of President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIA NISHA BISWAL

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Washington DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SFRC)

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Kiran Pasricha of the Ananta Aspen Center, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD


Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on travel to Honduras, accompanied by U.S. Southern Command Commander Gen. John F. Kelly, to meet with host government officials.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland attends the arrival ceremony for President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland participates in President Obama’s bilateral meeting with senior French government officials, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland a attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland attends a State Dinner hosted by President Obama and Mrs. Obama in honor of President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard attends the arrival ceremony for President of France François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard attends a reception for U.S. Ambassador to UNESCO David Killion, hosted by the United Nations Foundation, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan participates in PBS LearningMedia’s Global Learning and Diplomacy Collection Live Webinar, offering a behind the scenes look into the France State Dinner and United States Diplomacy Efforts. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield participates in Live@State: U.S. Africa Policy with African journalists participating from across the continent. Please click here to watch live.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)


1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield meets with Zambian Ambassador to the U.S. Palan Mulonda, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with U.S Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Michele Sison, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends a state lunch in honor of President of France François Hollande hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, Dr. Biden and Mrs. Heinz-Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador CdeBaca is on travel in Mexico.

3:30 p.m. LOCAL Ambassador CdeBaca meets with the U.S. Embassy Interagency Trafficking in Persons Working Group, in Mexico City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Russell is on travel to Nepal and Pakistan through February 14 to meet with government officials, law enforcement officers, and civil society organizations, and visit projects focused on women and girls’ empowerment, in advancement of U.S. policy on global women’s issues. Please click here for more information.

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