July 21, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JULY 21, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

11:45 a.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a lunch for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Department of State.
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Pre-set time for video cameras: 11:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for still photographers and journalists: 11:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

4:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with European Union Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Elmar Brok, at the Department of State.
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6:15 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Ambassador of China to the U.S. Cui Tiankai, at the Department of State.
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Maria Contreras-Sweet, at the Department of State.

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3:15 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli delivers a keynote speech at a session of the 2015 Transatlantic Week on “Enhanced Transatlantic Cooperation in the Global Economy,” organized by the Transatlantic Policy Network (TPN) at the Library of Congress, on Capitol Hill.MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

11:45 a.m. Under Secretary Sewall attends a lunch hosted by Secretary Kerry for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Department of State.
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COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Rome, Italy and Madrid, Spain from July 18 through July 22. Please click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

11:45 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Secretary Kerry’s lunch for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Department of State.

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3:15 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge co-hosts, with Assistant Secretary Rivkin and Assistant Secretary Crocker, a panel discussion titled “The Hunger Imperative: The World Food Program and Models of Global Partnership,” at the Department of State, as part of the Office of the Chief of Protocol’s Issues Roundtable series.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

3:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker co-hosts, with Ambassador Selfridge and Assistant Secretary Rivkin, a panel discussion titled “The Hunger Imperative: The World Food Programme and Models of Global Partnership,” an event co-hosted by the Department of State and the World Food Programme, at the Department of State.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with EU Managing Director for the Americas Christian Leffler, in Washington, D.C.

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11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Chevron President for Africa and Latin America Ali Moshiri, in Washington, D.C.

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2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Jamaican National Security Minister Peter Bunting, in Washington, D.C.

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

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski meets with Jamaican National Security Minister Peter Bunting, at the Department of State.

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2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski meets with Deputy Head of the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) Department of Foreign Affairs La Aung, at the Department of State.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin co-hosts, with Ambassador Selfridge and Assistant Secretary Crocker, a panel discussion titled “The Hunger Imperative: The World Food Programme and Models of Global Partnership,” an event co-hosted by the Department of State and the World Food Programme, at the Department of State.

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7:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with U.S. Ambassador to Morocco Dwight L. Bush, in Washington, DC.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

3:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends a panel discussion titled “The Hunger Imperative: The World Food Programme and Models of Global Partnership,” an event co-hosted by the Department of State and the World Food Programme, at the Department of State.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Russel meets with Australian Deputy Secretary of Defense Peter Baxter, at the Department of State.

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11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Russel meets with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Ambassadors, at the Department of State.

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1:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel delivers a keynote address at the Fifth Annual Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) South China Sea Conference, at CSIS in Washington, D.C.

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2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel meets with Republic of Korea Ambassador to the U.S. Ahn Ho-Young, at the Department of State.

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

Ambassador Russell accompanies Dr. Jill Biden on travel to the Republic of Korea, Vietnam, and Laos from July 16-22. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

11:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends a lunch hosted by Secretary Kerry for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Department of State.

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SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

8:30 a.m. Special Representative O’Brien delivers a keynote address at P3 Connect, the National Conference for Public-Private Partnerships, in Boston, MA. Please click here for more information.

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1:30 p.m. Special Representative O’Brien delivers remarks to the Global Business Institute’s (GBI) “Day at State” program, in Washington, D.C.

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POLICY PLANNING DIRECTOR DAVID MCKEAN

Director McKean is on travel to Haiti from July 19 to July 21. Please click here for more information.