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Public Schedule for February 24, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
February 24, 2011

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON
9:15 a.m.
  Secretary Clinton meets with the Assistant Secretaries of the Regional Bureaus, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
  Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Timor-Leste Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 10:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


2:45 p.m.  Secretary Clinton meets with the SRAP team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  Secretary Clinton attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)



DEPUTY SECRETARY JIM STEINBERG
Deputy Secretary Steinberg travels to Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Albania and Bosnia through February 26. Click
here for more information.


DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES
10:30 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Deputy Ambassador to Afghanistan Anthony Wayne, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides speaks U.S. Ambassador to Israel James Cunningham.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Deputy Director of U.S. Foreign Aid Rob Goldberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Under Secretary McHale, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH
11:30 a.m.
  Administrator Shah attends a meeting with Denis McDonough & General Lute at the White House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
  Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

6:00 p.m.
  Administrator Shah participates in the Swearing-In Ceremony of Susan Hildreth, Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (ILMS), at the DC Public Library, 901 G Street NW.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY ILMS)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

Under Secretary Burns is on foreign travel. On February 24, he departs Tunis for Algiers, where he will meet with government officials and civil society representatives.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS
9:00 a.m. LOCAL 
Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at the APEC Road Show and participates in a policy roundtable, in Los Angeles, California.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE
4:30 p.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with Deputy Secretary Nides, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO
4:30 p.m. 
Under Secretary Otero meets with Assistant Secretary Shapiro, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ELLEN TAUSCHER
1:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.  Under Secretary Tauscher meets with EU Nonproliferation Chief Annelisa Giannella, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM R. BROWNFIELD
9:30 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Afghanistan Interior Minister Bismillah Mohammadi Khan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS PHILIP J. CROWLEY
11:00 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Crowley joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Timor-Leste Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)

3:00 p.m.
  Assistant Secretary Crowley briefs the foreign press on “Current Global Events and Issues,” at the Washington Foreign Press Center.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR FOREIGN MEDIA)

RSVP to CustinDR2@state.gov.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFF FELTMAN
Assistant Secretary Feltman travels to Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman and the United Arab Emirates through March 2.
 


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ
3:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with American Turkish Council members in advance of the U.S.-Turkey Economic Dialogue.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON
Assistant Secretary Gordon accompanies Deputy Secretary Steinberg on foreign travel to Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan. Click
here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER
11:00 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller participates in a workshop on the Challenges of Emergent Nuclear States at Tufts University, in Medford, Massachusetts.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

Assistant Secretary Jones participates in the Global Ministerial Environment Forum of the UN Environment Program in Nairobi, Kenya.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO
11:00 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Afghanistan Defense Minister Abdul Rahim Wardak, Afghanistan Interior Minister Bismellah Mohammadi Khan, and Afghanistan Ambassador Eklil Ahmad Hakimi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Under Secretary Otero, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK
10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with Indonesian Ambassador Dino Djalal, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INFORMATION RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER SUSAN SWART

Assistant Secretary Swart participates in Microsoft’s 9th Annual Public Sector CIO Summit in Redmond, Washington.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA
12:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Edward Avalos, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with the Vice President of Policy and Evaluation of Millennium Challenge Corporation Shelia Herrling, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY
9:00 a.m.  
Ambassador Goosby participates in the UNAIDS consultation on women and girls living with HIV at the 55th UN Commission on the Status of Women Meeting, in New York City.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. 
Ambassador Goosby meets with Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the UN Population Fund, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.  
Ambassador Goosby meets with Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of UNAIDS, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  
Ambassador Goosby meets with the Permanent Representatives of Australia and Botswana, co-facilitators for the upcoming U.N General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

Ambassador Verveer leads the United States delegation to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women in New York City through February 27. Click here for more information.

Ambassador Verveer participates in a number of bilateral meetings and side events, including the U.S.-sponsored side events focused on the link between women’s empowerment and technology.



SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON
Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel to Brazil, Argentina and Peru through February 26. Special Representative Balderston is meeting with senior government officials, non-governmental representatives and business leaders to discuss investing with impact in the region.  He is also participating in the Partnership for Clean Indoor Air forum in Lima, Peru and meeting with potential partners for the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves initiative.



PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
12:30p.m.
  Daily Press Briefing with Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley

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