May 1, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MAY 1, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is en route to Colombo, Sri Lanka. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal, NSC Senior Advisor and Director for South Asian Affairs Joshua White, Chief of Staff Jon Finer, Acting Spokesperson Marie Harf, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Dhaka, Bangladesh. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller participates in the U.S. Delegation to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference at the United Nations. Please click here for more information.

For more information on the NPT, please click here.

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

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Conservation International President Gary Robert Edson and Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science and Oceans Anders Sebastian Troeng, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with USAID Acting Administrator Alfonso Lenhardt, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker meets with UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at an event in honor of Foreign Affairs Day, at the Department of State.
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3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Mexican Undersecretary for North American Affairs Sergio Alcocer, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS MACON PHILLIPS

Coordinator Phillips is on travel to India. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with the Council on Competitiveness Board and Executive Committee, in Washington D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends a dinner hosted by British Ambassador to the U.S. Peter Westmacott and Lady Westmacott, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Talwar meets with Egyptian Defense Attaches Rear Admiral Mohamed Abdelaziz Elsayed and Major General Khaled Mogawar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:45 a.m. Ambassador Russell delivers remarks at the JusTRAC Symposium on empowering women in countries with mixed legal systems, at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

10:00 a.m. Special Representative O’Brien attends meetings and a student roundtable, at Becker College in Worcester, Massachusetts.
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