April 2, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 2, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel to Brussels, Belgium. Secretary Kerry is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland, Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman, Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs Carlos Pascual, NSC Senior Director for European Affairs Karen Donfried, Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS, and Spokesperson Jen Psaki. Please click here for more information.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry Co-chairs the U.S.-EU Energy Council Meeting, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

11:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with UK Foreign Secretary William Hague, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

11:40 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

12:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:45 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with United States Army Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:30 a.m LOCAL
Administrator Shah moderates a panel on disaster relief at an ASEAN defense ministers meeting hosted by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Please click here for more information.

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Cairo, Egypt from March 30 through April 4.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

8:00 a.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller participates in the International Security Advisory Board Meeting, at the Department of Defense.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the Mines Advisory Group’s 25th Anniversary and International Day for Mine Awareness event, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Novelli meets with the Colombian Ambassador to the U.S. Carlos Villegas, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee Senator Robert Menendez to discuss international economic relations, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

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

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWELL

Under Secretary Sewall joins Secretary Kerry on travel to Algiers and Rabat. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

Assistant Secretary Biswal is on travel to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan from March 30 through April 4. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson leads the U.S delegation to the U.S.-Mexico Bilateral Human Rights Dialogue, in Mexico City, Mexico.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland is on travel to Brussels. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS DEAN PITTMAN

Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman is on travel to Geneva for meetings of the Geneva Group. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on travel to Ndjamena, Chad from April 1 through April 5 where she will meet with Chadian government officials and representatives of both international and nongovernmental organizations. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

Assistant Secretary Ryan is on travel to Algeria from April 1 through April 3.

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

1:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with LGBT Rapporteur for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Tracy Robinson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Istanbul, Turkey and Kigali, Rwanda for meetings regarding international justice issues.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM TINA KAIDANOW

9:00 a.m. LOCAL
Ambassador Kaidanow delivers remarks at the Global Counterterrorism Forum Coordinating Committee Meeting, in Rabat, Morocco.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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