April 22, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 22, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

11:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:15 a.m. from the C Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

9:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with Thai Deputy Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

9:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Capitol Hill. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SFRC)

2:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with representatives from The Case Foundation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with the Executive Committee of the Association of Black American Ambassadors, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:45 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:00 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with General John Kelly of U.S. Southern Command, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

Assistant Secretary Crocker is on travel to Geneva, Switzerland and Copenhagen, Denmark from April 20 through April 24. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

Assistant Secretary Malinowski is on travel to Mexico City, Mexico to attend the Open Government Partnership Steering Committee meetings. Please click here for more information.

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS MACON PHILLIPS

Coordinator Phillips is on travel to India from April 20 to 30. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

9:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends the 2015 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards for Advancing Women in Peace and Security, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends reception hosted by UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Rima Al-Sabah, in honor of UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres, at the Kuwaiti Embassy in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan attends the 2015 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards for Advancing Women in Peace and Security, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Ljubljana, Slovenia to participate in the annual Bled Strategic Forum on human rights and to deliver remarks on the prevention of atrocity crimes.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

11:00 a.m. Director McKean attends Secretary Kerry’s meeting with former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)