printable banner

U.S. Department of State - Great Seal

U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

Public Schedule for March 1, 2013


March 1, 2013

Share

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel in Ankara, Turkey. Secretary Kerry is accompanied by Ambassador Marshall, Assistant Secretary Gordon and Acting Assistant Secretary Jones. Please click here for more information.

12:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends a Memorial Ceremony in Honor of Embassy Guard, at Embassy Ankara in Ankara, Turkey.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, in Ankara, Turkey.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a working lunch with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, in Ankara, Turkey.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry holds a joint press availability with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, in Ankara, Turkey.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, in Ankara, Turkey.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish President Abdullah Gul, in Ankara, Turkey.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on foreign travel to Kazakhstan, Israel, Jordan and Saudi Arabia from February 23 to March 4 for official meetings.

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

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Czech Minister of Industry and Trade Martin Kuba, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats holds a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Coordination meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador Princeton Lyman, U.S. Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, 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 delivers opening remarks at the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Foreign Policy Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall accompanies Secretary Kerry on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer hosts the High Level Meeting of the Humanitarian Policy Working Group, including Assistant Secretary Richard and USAID Assistant Administrator Nancy Lindborg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel to Singapore through March 1 to meet with government officials and representatives from academia, civil society, and U.S. and Singaporean businesses. He also delivers remarks at an event hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce and Temasek Foundation Centre for Trade & Negotiations. Please click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

Assistant Secretary Gordon accompanies Secretary Kerry on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer is on foreign travel to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan to meet with government officials, journalists, and youth.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Washington-based non-governmental organizations to discuss human rights in Colombia, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner attends a European Union Ambassadors’ Farewell Luncheon hosted by Kingdom of the Netherlands Ambassador to the U.S. Rudolf Bekink, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner holds an Egypt Non-Governmental Organization Roundtable at the Department of State, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard meets with Ambassador William H. Itoh and his students from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby meets with Dr. Tore Godal, Special Advisor in the Office of the Prime Minister of Norway, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED TO PRESS)

3:00 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with Dr. Mark Dybul, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED TO PRESS)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel in Ottawa, Canada to meet with Canadian officials and speak on a panel to discuss global criminal justice issues.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMETNAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

7:00 p.m.
Special Representative Lewis speaks to a group of women CEOs and entrepreneurs about sub-national engagement on a global scale, in Los Angeles, California.
(CLOSSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

4:00 p.m.
Director McKean meets with Embassy of the People's Republic of China Charge d’Affaires Deng Hongbo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



Back to Top
Sign-in

Do you already have an account on one of these sites? Click the logo to sign in and create your own customized State Department page. Want to learn more? Check out our FAQ!

OpenID is a service that allows you to sign in to many different websites using a single identity. Find out more about OpenID and how to get an OpenID-enabled account.