March 29, 2017


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MARCH 29, 2017

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

Secretary Tillerson is en route to Ankara, Turkey. He is accompanied by Acting Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs John Heffern, Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL Brett McGurk, and Chief of Staff Margaret Peterlin. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS THOMAS SHANNON

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon chairs the Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon delivers remarks at the 2017 International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Preset time for video cameras: 6:00 a.m.-6:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with the International Committee of the Red Cross President Peter Maurer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS JUDITH GARBER

3:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Garber meets with the Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy Executive Director Kevin Fay, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS TRACEY A. JACOBSON

9:45 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Kazakhstan Ambassador to the U.S. Yerzhan Kazykhanov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS FRANCISCO PALMIERI

1:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Palmieri attends a luncheon in honor of Brazilian Air Force Lieutenant General Nivaldo Luiz Rossato, hosted by Brazilian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergio Amaral, in Washington, D.C.
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ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTUAL AFFAIRS MARK TAPLIN

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Taplin participates in the 2017 International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Preset time for video cameras: 6:00 a.m.-6:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.