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Public Schedule for March 3, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
March 3, 2011

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

8:50 a.m.  Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH STATEMENTS PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set for video cameras: 8:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


10:00 a.m.  Secretary Clinton attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:55 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s bilateral meeting with Mexican President Felipe Calderon, at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:35 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s working lunch with Mexican President Felipe Calderon, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY THOMAS NIDES

10:00 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:15 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Administrator Shah, at USAID.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

4:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Special Envoy Richard Morningstar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with UAE Ambassador al-Otaiba, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:00 a.m. 
Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:00 p.m.  
Administrator Shah attends a meeting with Representative Mike Honda, at the Longworth House Office Building.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m. 
Administrator Shah meets with Representative Frank Wolf, at the Cannon House Office Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m. 
Administrator Shah meets with Deputy Secretary Nides, at USAID.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. 
Administrator Shah attends a dinner on Development Policy hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

11:30 a.m.
 Under Secretary Burns meets with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, in Washington DC. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Burns meets with Thai Ambassador Kittiphong Na Ranong, in Washington DC. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS


Under Secretary Hormats is on official travel in Paris, France.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale convenes the launch of a dialogue between Russian and American media professionals as part of the U.S.-Russia Presidential Commission in Cambridge, Massachusetts through March 4. The event expands direct dialogue between the U.S. and Russia and increases opportunities for working contacts among media professionals and their organizations in both countries. The event is co-sponsored by Harvard University’s Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies. Click here for more information.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

Under Secretary Otero travels to Nigeria through March 3.  She meets with senior government officials, electoral observation organization representatives, and civil society groups to discuss efforts to create an environment for free, fair and transparent general elections in April. 


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

9:30 a.m.  Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Board Members from the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation and from the Council for a Livable World, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
 
10:30 a.m.  
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Latvian Deputy Defense Minister Janis Sarts and Latvian Ambassador Andrejs Pildegovics, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
 
12:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Tauscher attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Tauscher attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:30 p.m.  
Under Secretary Tauscher speaks with Congressman Mike Turner, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

1:00 p.m.  
Assistant Secretary Blake briefs staff from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the Senate Armed Services Committee on Central Asia, at the Capital Visitors Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SENATE)

2:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Blake briefs staff from the Senate Appropriations Committee on Central Asia, at the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SENATE)
 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


Assistant Secretary Fernandez chairs the U.S.-Turkey Economic Partnership Commission, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Philip Gordon

Assistant Secretary Gordon travels to Bulgaria, Greece, and Slovakia through March 4. Click
here for more information.


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

9:30 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Jones meets with officials from the Inuit Circumpolar Council, at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Posner

Assistant Secretary Posner is on foreign travel to Amman, Jordan through March 3 to meet with government officials and civil society representatives to discuss the importance of democratic reform, civil society, women’s rights, role of independent media, the protection of ethnic and religious minorities, and labor rights.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

Assistant Secretary Schwartz travels to Colombia and Ecuador through March 4. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

10:30 a.m.  
Assistant Secretary Stock speaks to 34 undergraduate students from Afghanistan, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen, at the Department of State. The students participated in a study program sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs-through the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

12:00 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with the Council of American Ambassadors, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE DANIEL BENJAMIN


Ambassador Benjamin travels to Algeria to co-chair the inauguration of the Algerian-American Bilateral Contact Group for Cooperation on Counterterrorism with Rezzag Bara, advisor to the President of Algeria, in Algiers.


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

Ambassador Verveer participates in the Clinton Global Initiative working group on women's empowerment in New York City. 
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

 

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

2:00 p.m.  Daily Press Briefing.


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