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August 6, 2014

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
AUGUST 6, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry attends the U.S.-Africa Summit Leaders’ Welcome, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:15 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with President of Namibia Hifikepunye Pohamba, at the Department of State.
(OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ONLY)

9:25 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, at the Department of State.
(OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ONLY)

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry accompanies President Obama at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Session One on “Investing in Africa’s Future,” at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

12:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry accompanies President Obama at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Session Two on “Peace and Regional Stability,” at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, at the Department of State.
(OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ONLY)

2:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry accompanies President Obama at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Session Three on “Governing the Next Generation,” at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

12:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends the Investing in Our Future program as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, hosted by the White House and the Bush Institute, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers keynote remarks at the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Business-to-Business Showcase and Reception, as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman attends the U.S.-Africa Summit Leaders’ Welcome with Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Novelli meets with Coca-Cola President for Eurasia and Africa Nathan Kalumbu, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli delivers opening remarks at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Supply Chain Event, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

8:20 a.m.
Counselor Shannon meets with Foreign Minister of Botswana Phandu Skelemani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:15 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with Egyptian Finance Minister Hany Qadry Dimian, at the Egyptian Ambassador’s residence in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a working dinner in honor of Prime Minister of Egypt Ibrahim Mahlab, at the Egyptian Ambassador’s residence in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge assists with the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit at the Department of State.
(MEDIA COVERAGE VARIES BY EVENT)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS JOHN FEELEY

9:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Feeley delivers remarks at the student event “Jovenes en Accion,” at the Woodrow Wilson Center.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Session Two on “Peace and Regional Stability,” at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Rivkin moderates a roundtable on responsible mineral sourcing in Africa, at the Center for American Progress in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:50 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin participates in a press conference on responsible mineral sourcing, at the Center for American Progress, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin delivers remarks at the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Business-to-Business Showcase and Reception, as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield participates in events and meetings surrounding the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with Mexican high school students participating in an exchange on civic education, leadership, and community service, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

Assistant Secretary Talwar accompanies Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to U.S.-European Command in Stuttgart, Germany for meetings with senior U.S. military leaders, and New Delhi, India for bilateral meetings. Please click here for more information.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

11:50 a.m. Ambassador Russell moderates a panel on “Education: Creating Opportunities and Investing in the Next Generation of Women Leaders,” at the Investing in our Future Spousal Summit, co-hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama and former First Lady Laura Bush and the Bush Institute, at the Kennedy Center. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:45 p.m. Ambassador Russell attends a working lunch at the Investing in our Future Spousal Summit, co-hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama and former First Lady Laura Bush and the Bush Institute, at the Kennedy Center. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell delivers remarks at the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Business-to-Business Showcase and Reception, as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Dhaka, Bangladesh for meetings related to the work of the Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal which is trying persons accused of responsibility for mass atrocities committed in 1971.




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