December 1, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
DECEMBER 1, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Paris, France, and Brussels, Belgium. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland, Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern, National Security Council Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for European Affairs, Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Sullivan, and Spokesperson John Kirby. Please click here for more information.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, in Paris, France.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

AM LOCAL Secretary Kerry follows President Obama's schedule, in Paris, France.

1:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

1:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a NATO meeting on Resolute Support, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

3:05 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

3:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

4:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

4:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a North Atlantic Council meeting, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

7:20 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a family photo, in Brussels, Belgium.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura, in Brussels, Belgium.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

8:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends a NATO ministerial working dinner, in Brussels, Belgium.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

2:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks on “Innovation and Foreign Policy” at the 2015 Transformational Trends Conference, hosted by Foreign Policy, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

12:40 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks at the World AIDS day event at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

3:30p.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller and Department of Defense Principal Deputy Undersecretary for Policy Brian McKeon testify before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade, and the House Arms Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces: “Russian Arms Control Cheating: Violation of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty and the Administration’s Responses One Year Later,” on Capitol Hill. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HFAC)

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

4:15 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with New Zealand Embassy Chargé d'affaires Carl Worker, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama on travel to Paris, France for the COP21 Climate Change Summit.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

12:35 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal announces the launch of the U.S. –India Partnership to Advance Financial Inclusion, at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal and Assistant Secretary Malinowski participate in the Sri Lanka Roundtable at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP), in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski and Assistant Secretary Biswal participate in the Sri Lanka Roundtable at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP), in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland accompanies Secretary Kerry on travel to Brussels, Belgium. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with members from The Alliance for International Exchange, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel attends the Sixth U.S.-Vietnam Asia-Pacific Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel attends the Japan-America Society of Washington, D.C.’s annual dinner, honoring leaders who contributed in strengthening U.S. - Japan ties, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)