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Public Schedule for April 21, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
April 21, 2011

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SECRETARY 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)

10:15 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 10:50 A.M.)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:00 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


11:30 a.m. Secretary Clinton attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with Special Representative Marc Grossman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with African Union Commission Chairperson Jean Ping, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:15 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 2:30 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


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

DEPUTY SECRETARY JIM STEINBERG:
9:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg delivers opening remarks to the U.S.-African Union High Level Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES:
11:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Administrator Shah and the USAID budget team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH:
3:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Deputy Secretary Nides and the USAID budget team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS BILL BURNS:
11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns presents the Diplomacy for Human Rights Award, the Human Rights and Democracy Achievement Award, and the Human Rights Defenders Award, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Click here for more information.
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:45 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 11:15 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS:
10:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the U.S.-African Union High Level Meeting’s session on trade at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador to Jordan Robert Beecroft, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats speaks with FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE:
12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary McHale hosts an entrepreneurship lunch as part of the U.S.-African Union High Level Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS BOB BLAKE:
3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Pakistani Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECERETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON:
2:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Carson joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with African Union Commission Chairperson Jean Ping, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON:
10:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER:
8:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner participates in a webchat on CO.NX.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with U.S. Trade Representative General Counsel Tim Reif and Deputy Under Secretary of Labor Sandra Polaski, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner participates in Under Secretary Burns’ presentation of the Diplomacy for Human Rights Award, the Human Rights and Democracy Achievement Award, and the Human Rights Defenders Award, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Click here for more information.
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:45 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 11:15 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Ambassador to Jordan Steve Beecroft, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner briefs members of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Internet Freedom, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SENATE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner briefs members of the Senate on Internet Freedom, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SENATE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY POLITICAL MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO:
10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Lone Wisborg, Danish Under Secretary of Foreign Affairs for Global Security, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA:
4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with General Douglas Fraser, Commander of U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN:
5:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Belgian Counterterrorism Coordinator Ambassador Thomas Baekelandt, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA:
1:00 p.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca delivers remarks on trafficking in persons to the New Hampshire U.S. Attorney and Attorney General, New Hampshire law enforcement, victim service providers and key community members, at the University of New Hampshire School of Law, in Concord, New Hampshire.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER:
Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Egypt, Israel, Jerusalem and the West Bank through April 22 to meet with senior government officials, business representatives, non-governmental organizations and women’s organizations.

SPECIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE TODD STERN:
Special Envoy Todd Stern delivers remarks at the MIT Earth Week Colloquium in Boston, Mass. For more information, click here.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS:
Special Representative Lewis participates in the U.S.-African Union High Level Meetings, in Washington, DC.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH:
1:00 p.m.
Special Representative Pandith delivers remarks at the National Defense University.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
1:15 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing with Acting Deputy Spokesman Mark Toner

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