SECRETARY OF STATE CLINTON:
11:45 a.m. Bilateral with His Excellency Dr. Fander Falconi Benitez, Minister of Foreign Relations, Trade and Integration of the Republic of Ecuador.
(CAMERA SPRAY IN TREATY ROOM PRECEDING BILATERAL / EDITORIAL PRESENCE WELCOME / NO Q&A)
Pick up time for cameras: 11:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance
Final access time for writers and stills: 11:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance
2:30 p.m. Joint Swearing in Ceremony for the 145th Foreign Service Officer and 52nd Civil Service Orientation.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
4:25 p.m. Officiate swearing in Ceremony for The Honorable Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women’s Issues.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pick up time for cameras: 3:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance
Final access time for writers and stills: 4:15 p.m. from the C Street entrance
11:00 a.m. Todd Stern, the U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change, will brief reporters, on camera, on-the-record, on a U.S. delegation’s June 7-10 trip to China to discuss climate and energy issues. The briefing will take place in the State Department Press Briefing Room, room 2209.
THERE WILL BE A DAILY PRESS BRIEFING
with Philip (P.J.) Crowley immediately following Special Envoy Stern's special briefing