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Public Schedule for December 12, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
December 12, 2011

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SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:15 a.m.  Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s bilateral meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, at the White House. 
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:30 p.m.  Secretary Clinton meets with UK Foreign Secretary William Hague, at the Department of State.

(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 2:10 P.M.)
Pre-set time for cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.


3:15 p.m.  Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.  Secretary Clinton launches the Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, at the Department of State.

(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

4:30 p.m.  
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)



DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to India, Vietnam and Malaysia through December 17. Click
here for more information.


DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

8:20 a.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Ambassador to Iraq Jim Jeffrey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides meets with UN Special Representative for Afghanistan Jan Kubis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides meets with OMB Deputy Director Jeff Zients, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari and the JCC launch, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Sami Araji of the National Investment Commission in Iraq, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

8:30 a.m.  Administrator Shah delivers opening remarks at the “U.S. Government Evidence Summit: Protecting Children Outside of Family Care,” at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

10:00 a.m.
  Under Secretary Hormats meets with Swiss State Secretary for Economy Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.  Under Secretary Hormats meets with Jordanian Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Jaffar Hassan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m  Under Secretary Hormats delivers closing remarks at U.S.-EU Science and Technology Cooperation, at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

8:45 a.m.  Under Secretary Otero participates in a round table discussion on science, technology, and peace building, at the U.S. Institute of Peace.
(MEDIA DETERMEND BY HOST)

11:30 a.m.  Under Secretary Otero meets with Ambassador to Guatemala Stephen McFarland, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

6:00 p.m.  Under Secretary Tauscher and Ambassador Verveer attend a farewell reception for departing UK Ambassador Nigel Sheinwald, at the UK Embassy.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman and Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller are on foreign travel in Brussels, Belgium to hold joint U.S.-E.U. consultations on Verification and Compliance. Click
here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller and Assistant Secretary Countryman are on foreign travel in Brussels, Belgium to hold joint U.S.-E.U. consultations on Verification and Compliance.  Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller continues on foreign travel to the United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Romania, and Moldova until December 16. Click
here for more information.


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

1:15 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Jones delivers keynote remarks on U.S.-European collaboration on science and technology, at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Jones meets with USAID Assistant Administrator for Global Health Dr. Ariel Pablos-Méndez, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

8:15 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Pierre Krahenbuhl the International Committee of the Red Cross, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
 
2:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Posner, Legal Advisor Koh, and Ambassador Verveer participate in “2011: A Banner Year for Human Rights?” a panel discussion moderated by Ralph Steinhardt, at George Washington University Law School.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION DAVID ROBINSON

1:00 p.m.  Acting Assistant Secretary Robinson meets with UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Chad Thomas Gurtner, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  Acting Assistant Secretary Robinson meets with Pierre Krahenbuhl the International Committee of the Red Cross, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel to Egypt and Saudi Arabia through December 15 to meet with officials and discuss mitigating the threat of conventional weapons, combating piracy off the coast of Somalia, and strengthening bilateral political-military relationships.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

9:00 a.m.  Ambassador CdeBaca participates in “Collaborating for Impact: A Whole-of-Government Approach to Protecting Children Outside of Family Care in Lower- and Middle-Income Countries,” a roundtable discussion at the U.S. Government Evidence Summit, at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


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

9:00 a.m.  Ambassador Verveer delivers opening remarks at the International Engagement Conference for South Sudan, at the Marriot Wardman Hotel, In Washington, DC. Click
here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.  Ambassador Verveer meets with representatives from Warner Bros., at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.  Ambassador Verveer, Assistant Secretary Posner, and Legal Advisor Koh participate in “2011: A Banner Year for Human Rights?” a panel discussion moderated by Ralph Steinhardt, at George Washington University Law School.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m.  Ambassador Verveer and Under Secretary Tauscher attend a farewell reception for departing UK Ambassador Nigel Sheinwald, at the UK Embassy.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Paris, France to participate in partnership meetings.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR WAR CRIMES ISSUES STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp co-leads the U.S. Observer Delegation to the 10th Session of the UN Assembly of States Parties, in New York.


COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall participates in the semi-annual meeting of the U.S. Judicial Conference Committee on International Judicial Relations, in Key Biscayne, Florida through December 13


DIRECTOR FOR POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

2:00 p.m.  Director Sullivan attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

No Daily Press Briefing.


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