November 5, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
NOVEMBER 5, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, at the Department of State.

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DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

8:40 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks at the 2015 Tribal Nations Conference Plenary, at the White House.

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COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:45 a.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.

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6:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends Algeria’s National Day Reception, in Washington, D.C.

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CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge leads an Experience America trip in Houston, Texas, with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses from November 3 through November 6. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunity for interchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Mission and American leaders in a wide array of fields. Media interested in attending contact Jessica Andrews andrewsjj@state.gov.

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

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends a meeting at the White House.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Jakarta and Bali, Indonesia, from November 2 through November 8. Please click here for more information.

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9:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Indonesian Minister of Communications and Information Technology Rudiantara, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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10:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Indonesian Deputy Minister for Macroeconomic and Financial Coordination at the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs Bobby Hamzar Rafinus, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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12:00p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with business leaders in Indonesia’s digital economy, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield meets with Somali Ambassador to the U.S. Ahmed Awad, at the Department of State.

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6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends the University of Wisconsin-Madison International Affairs Reception at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, in Washington, D.C.

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

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell participates in a panel discussion on the Let Girls Learn initiative at the Girls Summit DC 2015. Please click here for more information.

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