April 29, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 29, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


7:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Vice President Joe Biden, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Secretary Kerry meets with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)
Pre set for video cameras: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.


11:45 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with actors from the play “Camp David” who are participating in the Secretary’s Open Forum, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the Atlantic Council's tribute to NATO and the EU, at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information and contact press@atlanticcouncil.org with any media inquiries.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Boeing CEO of Defense, Space and Security Chris Chadwick, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

9:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers opening remarks at the Annual Model UN Conference, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with Global Partnership for Education CEO Alice Albright, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH


Administrator Shah attends the Malaria No More Reception, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN


Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Brussels, Belgium for meetings with the P5+1 Political Directors. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

Assistant Secretary Barton is on travel to Nigeria until April 30th, 2014. Please click here for more information.

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

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Novelli meets with Italian Deputy Minister of Economic Development Carlo Calenda, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with CEO of the Wildlife Conservation Society Christian Samper, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Chairman of the United Nations Foundation Timothy Wirth, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Commissioner of the Global Oceans Commission Carol Brawner, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL


Under Secretary Stengel is on travel to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Rangoon, Burma through April 30. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Tamil Diaspora groups, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal attends a reception in honor of Sri Lankan Ambassador to the U.S. Jaliya Wickramasuriya, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

8:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal attends a dinner hosted by Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN


Assistant Secretary Countryman leads the U.S. delegation to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee through May 9, at the United Nations. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield testifies before the House Appropriations Committee Sub-Committee on Foreign Operations on the FY 2015 Budget for Africa.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at the opening session of “Partnerships for Financial Inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean,” in New York, New York.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with the President of Bolivian Chamber of Commerce Ivan Rebolledo, in New York, New York.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks on “Prosperity in the Americas: Partnerships and a View Towards the Pacific” at the Council of the Americas, in New York, New York.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with the Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, in New York, New York.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power, in New York, New York.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in a reception for the “Partnerships for Financial Inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean” event, in New York, New York.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS ANNE PATTERSON

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Patterson testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Middle East Subcommittee on the FY 2015 Near Eastern Affairs Budget Request, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HFAC)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS DEAN PITTMAN


Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman attends the annual P5 United Nations Directors’ Meetings, in Edinburgh, UK.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD


12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with President of the Migration Policy Institute Demetrios Papademetriou, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan delivers remarks at a luncheon celebrating the 10th anniversary of the English Access Microscholarship Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with the Board of Governors of the East-West Center via digital video conference.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with Her Royal Highness Princess Rym Ali of Jordan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM IRA FORMAN

Special Envoy Forman is on travel to Vatican City.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS DREW O’BRIEN

Special Representative Andrew O’Brien is on travel to travel to Burma April 29 through May 2 as part of the State Department’s Partnership Opportunity Delegation (POD) initiative. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL ADVISER FOR GLOBAL YOUTH ISSUES ZEENAT RAHMAN

Special Adviser Rahman is on travel to Finland from April 29 through April 30 to participate in the dedication of the new embassy building and the launch of Embassy Helsinki’s Youth Council. While in Finland, Special Adviser Rahman will also meet with several youth organizations/NGO’s, Finland’s Youth Delegate to the UN and members of the board of the European Youth Forum.

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