UPDATE: Deputy Secretary Sullivan To Deliver Keynote Remarks To Commemorate World AIDS Day 2017

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 29, 2017


On the eve of World AIDS Day 2017, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will deliver keynote remarks during an event on “Increasing Impact through Transparency, Accountability, and Partnerships” at the Department of State’s George C. Marshall Center at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, November 30, 2017.

Deputy Secretary Sullivan will highlight new results achieved under the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and progress made under the PEPFAR Strategy for Accelerating HIV/AIDS Epidemic Control (2017-2020), which Secretary of State Rex Tillerson launched at the 2017 United Nations General Assembly.

The event is open to the press. Pre-set time for cameras is 2:00 p.m. from the 21st Street entrance. Final access time for writers and stills is 3:30 p.m. from the 21st Street entrance.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) a U.S. Government-issued photo media credential (e.g., Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), or (2) an official photo identification card issued by their news organization, or (3) a letter from their employer on official letterhead verifying their current employment as a journalist.

Additionally, they must present an official government photo identification card (i.e., U.S. driver's license or passport).

For more information, please contact SGACPublicAffairs@state.gov or the State Department’s Office of Press Relations at 202-647-2492.