January 26, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JANUARY 26, 2015



SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Geneva, Switzerland. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

8:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at the Caribbean Energy Security Summit breakfast, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah accompanies President Obama on travel to India. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to China, Korea and Japan from January 25 through January 31 for meetings with government officials and non-governmental experts to advance relationships in these countries. Please click here for more information.

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

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Rhino and Elephant expert Michelle Gadd, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Guatemala City, Guatemala through January 28, for meetings with senior government officials, private sector representatives, from state and local government.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama on travel to India. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

Assistant Secretary Biswal accompanies President Obama on travel to India. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker meets with Former Israeli Ambassador to the UN in Geneva Aharon Leshno-Yaar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in the Deputy Secretary Blinken’s breakfast at the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative Summit, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the National Democratic Institute’s Board Dinner in, Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Berlin and Frankfurt, Germany through January 27. Please click here for more information.

1:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Director-General for External Economic Policy at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, in Berlin, Germany.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Director of National and International Economic Policy in the German Federal Chancellery, in Berlin, Germany.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends a GAVI Alliance dinner and reception, in Berlin, Germany.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel is on travel to Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, and Phnom Penh from January 18 through January 28. Please click here for more information.

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

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell meets with Global Women’s Institute Founding Director Dr. Mary Ellsberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)