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Public Schedule for September 26, 2012


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 26, 2012

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 26, 2012


*For more information about media access to events at the United Nations, call the UN Office of Media Accreditation (212) 963-6934 or click here.

*The Department of State’s Office of Press Relations during UNGA will be based out of the Waldorf Astoria’s Suite 24M. The phone number is: (646) 264-0221.


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2012

SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at a UNAIDS Shared Responsibility Event, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

10:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at a UNSYG meeting on the Sahel, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

10:45 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Foreign Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

12:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Jordanian King Abdullah, in New York City.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

1:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki, at the United Nations.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

2:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton participates in a United Nations Security Council meeting on Mideast Peace and Security, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

4:10 p.m. Secretary Clinton participates in a UNSYG Summit on Somalia, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

5:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Burmese President Thein Sein, in New York City.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

7:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in New York City.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Australian Ambassador to the U.S. Kim Beazley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:30 a.m. Administrator Shah co-hosts with Justine Greening, UK Secretary of International Development, the event “MDG Countdown 2012” event at the UN Millennium Plaza Hotel, New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Administrator Shah participates on a panel at the UN Commission on Life-Saving Commodities at the UN Secretariat, New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Administrator Shah co-hosts with other G8 members the event “New Alliance: Progress and the Way Forward” at the UN Millennium Plaza Hotel, New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

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

Under Secretary Hormats participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

9:15 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in the Signing of the Food Assistance Convention (FAC), in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS MARIA OTERO

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero hosts a Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) event on the margins of UNGA in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with U.S. Youth Observer at the UN Brooke Alicia Loughrin on the margins of UNGA in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks at the High Level Side Event on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding on the margins of UNGA in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero attends the High Level Reception marking the one-year anniversary of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) on the margins of UNGA in New York City.
(OPEN FOR INVITED PRESS)

7:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero attends the Council of the America’s reception and dinner with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on the margins of UNGA, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

12:30 p.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the American Security Project event, “Status and Prospects for the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty,” in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS


Counselor Mills participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall participates in meetings and assists with events surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

Assistant Secretary Barton is on foreign travel to Kenya through September 30. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

10:30 a.m
. Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Olson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Al Larson of Covington and Burling, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

Assistant Secretary Gordon participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer delivers remarks on U.S. foreign policy priorities at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), at Columbia University in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Assistant Secretary Jones is in on foreign travel to Thailand to represent the United States at the 3rd East Asia Summit Environment Ministers Meeting and to participate in other bilateral meetings and events regarding wildlife trafficking, science and technology cooperation, health, and the environment. Assistant Secretary Jones will also meet with U.S. companies involved in green technology in Thailand. Please click here for more information.

11:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Thailand’s Permanent Secretary for Science and Technology (designate), Dr. Weerapong Pairsuwan, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:30 p.m.
LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with local representatives of U.S. green technology companies, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:00 p.m.
LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with officials from the Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science & Technology at the Thai Ministry of Education in, Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m.
LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Australia’s Chief Advisor for International Biodiversity and Sustainability, Donna Petrachenko, to discuss conservation issues, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with the Thailand’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Permanent Secretary, Chote Trachu, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:00 p.m.
LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones attends the East Asia Summit Environment Ministers Reception Dinner, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD


Assistant Secretary Richard participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

Assistant Secretary Stock is on foreign travel to Lusaka, Zambia, and Johannesburg and Pretoria, South Africa through September 29, to participate in activities focused on education, outreach to youth, opportunities for women and girls, entrepreneurship, civil society, travel and tourism, and literacy.

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

9:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby attends a UNAIDS Shared Responsibility Event, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE-STEPHEN RAPP


Ambassador Rapp is on travel to The Hague, Netherlands, where is he is attending the Grotius Conference on the International Criminal Court.

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

8 30 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Bob Gallucci, president of McArthur Foundation, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Counselor Minister at the Afghanistan Permanent United Nation Mission Asila Wardak, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. Ambassador Verveer moderates the RAND Corporation’s “African First Ladies Roundtable Discussion,” at the Ford Foundation, in New York CIty.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at the RAND Corporation’s African First Ladies Initiative luncheon, with former First Lady Laura Bush and head of the Goldman Sachs Foundation Dina Powell, at the Ford Foundation, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends the “Education First: UNSYG Ban Ki-Moon’s Global Initiative on Education,” at the Waldorf-Astoria, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer introduces Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the Africa-America Institute’s Annual Awards Dinner Gala, at the Grand Hyatt, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON


Special Representative Balderston is on travel in New York City through September 28. Special Representative Balderston meets with senior government officials and private sector leaders to discuss public-private partnership opportunities. Please click here for more information.

Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis

5:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis co-hosts with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) a CEO Networking Reception in conjunction with the White House Business Council Forum for Tribal Business Leaders, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH


Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel to Bahrain, Morocco, and Oman for discussions and outreach with youth and civil society groups.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan participates in meetings surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City.
 



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