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Public Schedule for July 30, 2012


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 30, 2012

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SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the assistant secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:45 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the winners of the Summer 2012 Corridor Contest, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:50 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the Jefferson Science Fellows, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Ambassador-designate to Afghanistan Jim Cunningham, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks on the release of the 2011 International Religious Freedom Report, at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Access to the livestream at state.gov. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 12:45 p.m. from the 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:15 p.m. from the 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW Entrance.


DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to Mexico and Colombia for bilateral meetings and to lead the U.S. delegation to the July 31 U.S.-Colombia High Level Partnership Dialogue in Bogota. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

7:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Chief Economist Heidi Crebo-Rediker, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:20 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mozambique Douglas Griffiths, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides participates in the Economic Statecraft Task Force meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the President of the Center for Global Development Nancy Birdsall, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

8:45 a.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Navy Admiral James Stravidis, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:15 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats delivers opening remarks at a ceremony for the Department of State and USAID 2011-2012 Jefferson Science Fellows, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends the Economic Statecraft Task Force meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine hosts a meet and greet for Congressional staff, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine attends the selection committee meeting for Secretary Clinton’s Awards for Corporate Excellence, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mozambique Douglas Griffiths, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

4:30 p.m
. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller meets with Director of Lawrence Livermore National Lab Penrose Albright, Director of Los Alamos National Laboratory Charles McMillan, and Director of Sandia National Laboratories Paul Hommert, to discuss general arms control and verification issues.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

1:45 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall participates in the Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony with President Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with U.S. Ambassador to Burma Derek Mitchell, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in Bogota, Colombia to co-chair the Economic and Social Opportunities Working Group of the U.S.-Colombia High Level Partnership Dialogue on July 31.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON

Assistant Secretary Gordon is on foreign travel to Greece and Turkey through July 31. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS PATRICIA HASLACH

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Haslach meets with Gerald Talbot, Executive Director of the National Security Professional Development Integration Office, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson accompanies Deputy Secretary Burns on foreign travel to Mexico and Colombia.

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

10:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a ceremony honoring the Department of State and USAID 2011-2012 Jefferson Science Fellows, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones addresses Global Health Diplomacy students, at the George P. Shultz National Foreign Affairs Training Center, in Arlington, VA.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with representatives of civil society organizations, think tanks and multilateral and academic institutions on implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on foreign travel through August 3 to Burkina Faso and Geneva, Switzerland. In Burkina Faso, Assistant Secretary Richard will join UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Antonio Guterres to review the situation of refugees from the crisis in Mali. She will also visit programs for family planning and fistula care in Ouagadougou and meet with the First Lady of Burkina Faso Chantal Campaoré. In Geneva, Assistant Secretary Richard will address media jointly with UN High Commissioner Guterres and will also meet with other donors. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Brendan Sargeant, Australian Department of Defence, Deputy Secretary for Strategy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND U.S. GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

9:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks at the National Medical Association Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly, in New Orleans, LA.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

8:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer co-chairs a gender task force between State Dept participants and Embassy Kabul via digital video conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with a group of Central American women participating in an international visitors leadership program on gender-based violence, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Department of Defense Principal Deputy Director of the Task Force for Business and Stability Operations Alisa Stack, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Guatemala through August 1 to lead a Clean Cookstoves Delegation along with the Director of U.S. Cookstoves Initiatives Jacob Moss and the Senior Director for Strategic Partnerships at the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Leslie Cordes. The delegation will meet with high-level representatives from government, private sector, and non-governmental organizations to discuss new opportunities for cooperation around the Global Alliance for Clean Coosktoves. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Russia through July 31 to promote U.S.-Russia Subnational Dialogue and engagements.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Special Representative Lewis meets with Igor Pushkarev, Mayor of Vladivostok, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:00 a.m. LOCAL
Special Representative Lewis meets with Alexander Ivanovich Kostenko, Acting Governor of Primorsky Krai, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:00 p.m. LOCAL
Special Representative Lewis meets with Vladimir Mikhailovich Novikov, Mayor of Artem and Tatyana Nikolayevna, Deputy Mayor of Artem, in Artem, Primorsky Krai, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall travels to Fort Ross, California to participate in the 200th anniversary of the Fort Ross Bicentennial Conference featuring panel discussions on US-Russian Relations and the Bilateral Presidential Commission. Please click here for more information.

10:30 a.m. PST Coordinator McCall participates in a panel discussion on the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission on Culture and Exchanges at the Fort Ross U.S-Russian Relations Foundation and the Bilateral Presidential Commission conference, in Sonoma, California.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH


Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel to Burma and Cambodia through August 3 to meet with civil society groups, government officials, youth, and participate in Ramadan activities.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:00 p.m. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, Suzan Johnson Cook, will present the 2011 International Religious Freedom Report in the Press Briefing Room (Room 2209).

The Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland will immediately follow.



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