March 9, 2018


*** THE DAILY PUBLIC SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MARCH 9, 2018

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

Secretary Tillerson is on travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; N’Djamena, Chad; Djibouti, Djibouti; Nairobi,Kenya; and Abuja, Nigeria. Please click here for more information.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson meets with Djiboutian​ ​Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, in Djibouti, Djibouti.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson meets with Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh, in Djibouti, Djibouti.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

10:45 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson holds a joint press availability with Djiboutian Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, in Djibouti, Djibouti.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson meets with the staff and families from the U.S. Embassy Djibouti, in Djibouti, Djibouti.
(OFFICAL PHOTOGRAPHER ONLY)

12:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson visits Camp Lemonnier, in in Djibouti, Djibouti.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

5:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson meets with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, in Nairobi, Kenya.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Tillerson holds a joint press availability with Kenyan Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Monica Juma, in Nairobi, Kenya.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY JOHN SULLIVAN

Deputy Secretary Sullivan attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR MARK GREEN

1:00 p.m. Administrator Green leads a forum on Preventing Sexual Misconduct, at the U.S. Agency for International Development.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS THOMAS SHANNON

7:30 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon attends a working breakfast with French Political Director Nicholas de Riviere, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY & PUBLIC AFFAIRS I. STEVEN GOLDSTEIN

Under Secretary Goldstein has no public appointments.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL OF THE UNITED STATES SEAN LAWLER

10:00 a.m. Ambassador Lawler hosts a farewell reception in honor of the outgoing Ambassador of Cote d’Ivoire to the United States Daouda Diabate , at Blair House, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS MANISHA SINGH

Assistant Secretary Singh is on travel to Brussels, Belgium; London, England; and Madrid, Spain from March 7-14.

PRINCIPAL DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ALICE WELLS

10:00 a.m. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice Wells delivers remarks on “Signs of Hope for Afghan Peace Talks” at the United States Institute of Peace, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)