July 24, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JULY 24, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

8:30 a.m. Secretary participates in a discussion on Iran, moderated by Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass at the Council on Foreign Relations, in New York City. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras and still photographers: 7:15 a.m. at 58 East 68th Street.

Final access time for journalists:‎ 7:45 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. at 58 East 68th Street‎.

Media interested in attending RSVP to NYPressRSVP@cfr.org‎.

This event will be streamed live on 2009-2017.state.gov

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, in New York City.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with leaders of the American Jewish Committee, in New York City.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom accepts the credentials of Ukrainian Ambassador-designate to the U.S. Valeriy Chaly, in Washington, D.C.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with GLIFAA President Regina Jun, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ACTING ADMINISTRATOR AL LENHARDT

Acting Administrator Lenhardt accompanies President Obama on travel to Kenya and Ethiopia. Please clickhere for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

5:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Bangladeshi Presidential Medal of Freedom and Congressional Gold Medal recipient Muhammad Yunus, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel accompanies President Obama on travel to Kenya and Ethiopia. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller swears in U.S. Ambassador-designate to Kosovo Greg Delawie, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S.-China Business Council (USCBC) President John Frisbie, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

5:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with French Ambassador to the U.S. Gérard Araud, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama on travel to Kenya and Ethiopia. Please click here andhere for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Guyanese President Brigadier General (retired) David Granger, in Washington, D.C.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies, in San Salvador, El Savador. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with UN Special Representative of the Secretary General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with Mercy Corps Country Director and Regional Program Advisor George Antoun and members of Mercy Corps’ Lebanon team, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee for International Trade (INTA) Bernd Lange, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield accompanies President Obama on travel to Kenya and Ethiopia. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Russell accompanies President Obama on travel to Kenya and Ethiopia. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Lusaka, Zambia, to discuss international criminal justice issues with government and justice sector authorities.